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Ian MacKinnonGr 5 Teacher & Learning Specialist Email
Ian MacKinnon teaches Grade 5 and is a Learning Specialist at Fraser Academy. He completed his MEd in Literacy Education at UBC. He also holds a BA in Creative Writing from Concordia University and a BEd from UBC.
Mr. MacKinnon is passionate about exploring language, especially through creative activities. Whether it is writing poetry and short stories or making chapbooks with his students, Mr. MacKinnon believes that creating different texts in a fun, stress-free environment helps students gain a lasting understanding of the structure of language.
In his spare time, Mr. MacKinnon will likely be found near a soccer field. He enjoys going to Whitecaps games with his wife and son. In addition to working as a staff coach for a local soccer club, he holds a B Provincial Coaching License and runs coaching courses for BC Soccer.