Alanna Houston joined CDS in May of 2014 helping out with the Math department and coaching the U14 Girls’ Tennis team. Currently, Ms. Houston teaches Grade 10 Science, Learning Strategies, and is a Guidance Counsellor in the SSC. She holds a BSc from McGill University in Biology with a concentration in Human Genetics, a B.Ed. from UOIT, and is currently working on her MEd in Counselling Psychology at the University of Toronto. Ms. Houston is of the belief that every student is capable of success and that mistakes are a part of learning. She strives to promote curiosity and creativity in all of her students.