Mrs. Ayorkor Dankyi

PYP Facilitator (Primary)

Ayorkor Dankyi gained admission to Wilson College, Pennsylvania, USA and graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education. After graduation, she moved back to Ghana and joined the ARIS family in August 2014. She is currently the Year 5 teacher for the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program (IB PYP). Since joining the team, she has completed the following workshops and professional development courses:


• IB Category 1: Making the PYP Happen

• IB Category 2: Teaching and learning through inquiry

• Creating a Culture of Thinking – Harvard Graduate School of Education

• Launching the MYP- Introduction

• IB Category 3: The role of mathematics – Math inquiry

• IB Category 3: Building for the future

• Concept based Inquiry in action

• Cambridge Primary Math

• Cambridge Primary English

• IB Regional Conference, Barcelona 2016

In her spare time, she likes to read, go to the beach and socialize with family and friends. One of her favorite quotes about teaching is “tell me and I’ll forget, teach me and I’ll remember, involve me and I’ll learn!” Benjamin Franklin

She looks forward to more exciting school years with the wonderful ARIS family.