Terese Parker is the Education Programme Leader at the University College of the Cayman Islands. She has a M.Ed. in Educational Leadership from Benedictine University in Illinois and a M.A. in Education from St. Xavier University. Terese’s experience in education includes Gifted Education Coordinator, Administrator of Training and Staff Development for a large K-12 school district, and Illinois School Improvement Coordinator for 10 Northwest Illinois Counties. Terese is an enthusiastic advocate for education and strongly believes that the most important thing a teacher can do is to know, value and inspire the learner.