Eden Abalos enters her eighth year in education and holds a Master’s Degree in Education (English Major) from La Salle University in Ozamiz City, Philippines, from which she also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education (General Education Major).
Ms. Abalos also hold a Teaching Certificate in TESOL/TEFL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages/Teaching English as a Foreign Language) and a Certificate in Education Kinesiology from the seminar/workshop, "Brain Gym & Quantum-Touch”, given at La Salle University. Brain Gym is a California (USA)-based non-profit dedicated to promoting the concept that intentional movement facilitates better learning.
“Being a part of a school that nurtures my personal and professional development is a dream come true! Concordia embraces diversity and it is overwhelming to be surrounded by colleagues who treat you not just as a ‘co-worker’ but as a ‘family’. Concordia provides varied opportunities to equip students, faculty, and staff for excellence.”
Prior to joining Concordia in September 2017, Ms. Abalos taught for two years at Kinderworld International Kindergarten/Singapore International School in Hanoi, spent three years teaching EAL, science and social studies at Morning Star International Kindergarten in Hanoi, and three years at Br. Martin Simpson Laboratory School - La Salle University in Ozamiz City, Philippines, where she taught preschool, kindergarten, and music, as well as English literacy for grades 4-6 and science and mathematics for grade 5.
Ms. Abelos’ hobbies include cooking, singing, cross-stitching, gardening, chatting with family and friends, and riding a motorbike around Hanoi and the countryside with her husband, Jayrbe and their friends.