Aisling Forde

West of Ireland native Aisling is a Spanish and Italian teacher graduating from NUI Galway with a BA International degree in Spanish and Italian. During her undergraduate degree, she participated in the Erasmus programme and lived in both Verona and Salamanca during the academic year. While studying abroad she taught English at after school clubs and gave private lessons to young children which cemented her decision to complete the Professional Masters in Education in 2019. Aisling is an enthusiastic, creative, and adaptable Newly Qualified Teacher who provides a student-centred education. Aisling is a passionate advocate for student wellbeing and mental health. Her classroom is a place where children feel safe, supported, and motivated to learn. 

Outside of school, Aisling is a keen runner and a member of her local tag rugby club here in Dublin. She is a big fan of cooking and baking dishes from both Spain and Italy and promoting an interest in other cultures.