Yvonne De Faoite
Award: Fulbright Irish FLTA Award
Institution: Mary Immaculate College
Ms Yvonne De Faoite attained her primary teaching degree from Froebel College of Education in 2008. In 2012, she spent a year in Perth, Australia where she gained valuable international teaching experience.Recently she completed a Masters in Irish Immersion Education from Mary Immaculate College, Limerick. Prior to this, she completed a Diploma in Educational Leadership in University College Dublin. Yvonne has a keen interest in immersion education and second language acquisition.As a Fulbright Irish FLTA, she will teach the Irish language and take classes at Elms College, Chicopee in Massachusetts.