Science, Biology, Business Studies, ESL, Guidance and Career Education

Grade Levels:

1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th


Mathanega went to York University to earn her Bachelor of Education as well as her Bachelor of Science with Honours in a concurrent program. She is now an Ontario Certified Teacher with her Intermediate/Senior division qualifications. She is currently working as an Occasional teacher with the Durham District School Board and has also taken Teaching English Language Learners Part 1 AQ as well as Guidance and Career Education Part 1. Her passion to teach developed early on as she had many teachers that she saw as role models. She has years of experience working with adolescents as a tutor and a teacher. In her teaching, Mathanega encourages students to create realistic learning goals/objectives and assists them so they could accomplish their goals. She also gets pleasure from helping children discover their own way of learning that works best for them. Outside of teaching, she likes listening to music, travelling, trying new foods, and spending time with her family as well as her friends.