Our Staff

Liz PaulCheryl BerubeArlene Stevens

Our Volunteer

Dianne Friesen

Our Founder

Barry Waldman

Barbara Sylliboy -- Mi'kmaw Language Resource Developer

Barb Sylliboy

I am a Mi’kmaq Educator from the Eskasoni First Nation and I have lived and worked in Eskasoni all my life. I have been employed with the Eskasoni School Board since 1983. In those years I have worked as a classroom teacher, a Mi’kmaq Language teacher, Guidance Counselor and a Vice Principal at the Eskasoni Elementary and Middle School. At present I am employed as the Mi'kmaw Language Resource Developer for the TLE Centre.


Educational Background:

Grade 12 - Riverview Rural High School, Sydney, N.S.

B.A. degree from Dalhousie University - Halifax

B.Ed. Degree from St. Francis Xavier University- Antigonish

Dip. In Ed. ( Curriculum Development) from Cape Breton University - Sydney

Dip. In Ed. ( Counselling) from Cape Breton University - Sydney