Junior Paul

Junior currently serves as an Associate Commissioner for Secondary and Career Education for the Republic of the Marshall Islands Ministry of Education. Junior is responsible for all 5 public high schools in the country, as well as an academy school called "Life Skills Academy." Junior has served as an elementary school teacher, vice principal, and principal of Marshall Islands High School, which is the largest high school in the country with growing enrollment numbers.

Junior was born and raised in the outer islands of the Marshalls. Junior moved to Majuro to attend Marshall Islands High School, and then attended the College of the Marshall Islands, where he studied Business Administration. Junior spent six years teaching at Delap Elementary School before attending BYU-Hawaii for his Bachelor's of Science in Elementary Education. In 2015, Junior graduated from the University of the South Pacific with a Master's of Education.


Other Participants of ELDP Pacific 2017

Anjanette Kattil
Crystal Angela Sana-Ekichy
Ealani Flores
Edolem Ikerdeu
Elina Paul
Everdil Rechebei
Heidi Sigrah
Jerrick Hernandez
Jewel Tuiasosopo
Jonathan Francis Waayan Chugen
Joseph Saimon
Lover Haimin
Marjorie Anne Daria
Matthew Deleon Guerrero
Sapioamoa Galeai
Shem Livai
Sophia Diaz
Stephanie Nakamura
Sweety Kalbesang
Tracy Guerrero
Tracy Norita

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