The Teachers

The two Teachers organising and leading this project are:

Mr O'Carroll:

Mr O'Carroll is a Teacher of Religious Education at Holy Trinity Catholic Secondary School in Oakville, Ontario, Canada. I have been teaching for seven years and some of my achievements are being the first person to earn a university degree on father's side of the family and I recently completed a specialist program at Queen's University for using Computers in the Classroom.

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  1. My mother was almost shot and killed while she was pregnant with me.
  2. I have been married for almost five years and have two children, Hannah (4) and Brendan (2)
  3. My first teaching job was at the high school I graduated from, St. Ignatius of Loyola CSS
  4. In high school and for a few years afterward I ran a DJ business with a friend.
  5. I am a past President of the York University Irish Students Association.

Well my students thought that it wasn't fair that there was a photo of them on the wiki but not one of me, so, here is a picture of me with my two children.

Mr D'Aguiar

Mr D'Aguiar is a Teacher of Religious Education at Richard Challoner Secondary School, in New Malden, Surrey, UK. He has been teaching for 4 years and is responsible for organising the liturgies and worship at the school. He has appeared on the blog-o-sphere a few times before with TeachersTales, Sheep-ish, and now blogs at IntellectualBohemian.

5 Interesting Facts about Mr D'Aguiar are:
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  1. He has been interviewed in the studio of BBC Breakfast news about teaching.
  2. He has been married for 5 years and has two cats, Brandy and Mal.
  3. He is a big fan of Star Wars fiction and has over 120 paperback books.
  4. He has done a 100 mile trek into the Himalayas.
  5. He enjoys amateur photography and really isn't as nerdy or geeky as he sounds, (honest!).

Here is a picture of me wearing a kilt at a friend's wedding, and yes I am holding the handbag for my wife!