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Melanie Duignan

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Teaching and Learning Assistant

Melanie is joining Nord Anglia International School, Dublin as a Teaching and Learning Assistant in KG3 Early Years. She is originally from Connecticut, USA and became passionate about education after finishing her degree and moving abroad seven years ago.

She first taught EAL in Buenos Aires, Argentina to both adults and children. Melanie then moved to Madrid, Spain and began teaching in bilingual schools at both primary and early years levels. She took various courses in bilingual education and has been a Cambridge speaking examiner for several years as well. She is fluent in Spanish and last year completed her Master of Education in International Education. Nord Anglia will be her first experience working at an international school and she’s eager and excited to put into practice what she learned in her masters program and see the PYP in action. She has always strived to provide a creative, innovative, and collaborative learning environment for her students.


Melanie also has a BA in International Relations and in her free time she enjoys traveling, immersing herself in new cultures, speaking Spanish, spending time at the beach, and writing.