Jessica O’Hanley

Grade 4 Teacher



BA Sociology, BEd, MEd (Technology), Qualified Teacher Status.

Jessica is entering her 12th year of international school teaching, having previously taught in Kenya, China (Shenzhen, Beijing) and Japan (Kobe). Jessica is passionate about inquiry based learning and she strives to create an environment in which her students feel safe and supported as they take on new challenges and grow in their independence. She loves to encourage her students, challenge their thinking, and celebrate their successes! In her spare time, she loves exploring, cooking (and eating), drawing, photography and snowboarding. She will happily tell you all about her dog Louie Yamaguchi if you ask! Jessica speaks English and French.

At TIS since 2020

Canada, Kenya, China, Japan

Apple Distinguised School

Tokyo International School is a non profit school, which is accredited by the Council of International Schools and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.
We are a fully authorized, International Baccalaureate World School, catering for students from Kindergarten 1 (four years old) to Grade 8 (fourteen years old).