Every year at intercontinental schools worldwide we see changes. Sadly, what this means is saying goodbye for some as some instructors and students incomparable a move to a different location. We wish to wish each one of these people just ideal therefore we hope which our leavers remember “Once a NISTie, constantly a NISTie”.
While saying goodbye is not easy, this is certainly tempered by comprehending that we'll have the chance to fulfill numerous new-people if the school year begins. We're especially excited we have a chance to expose you to a small grouping of brand-new teachers who can be joining our community the following year. As some of you may observe, the menu of new instructors is reasonably quick this year: in terms of we understand, we have had the best turnover of educators (in percentage terms) in school’s 23-year history. We think about this an extremely good sign.
Lea Cardona is originally through the Philippines. She'll be joining our Science Department in August and currently is an MYP research teacher at Wuxi Taihu Global class in Asia. She's completed bachelor’s and master’s degrees in chemistry from University associated with the Philippines.
Vivien Hall, originally from The united kingdomt, joins united states from the Anglo-American class in Moscow. She's coming-on board as our new English coordinator and instructor. She has an impressive history and experience, having worked in places such Norway, Moscow, Kazakhstan, Venezuela together with British. She has received a B.Ed. with a major in English literary works through the University of Leicester and was also awarded a Diploma in Counselling because of the Open College Network.
Alexander Guenther, an American, is joining us as an instructor of MYP people and Societies. He was previously with Yokohama Overseas School, and has taught in Germany, Malaysia, United States Of America and Thailand. He has got generated a bachelor’s degree through the University of Connecticut with a double major in English and history, and an M.Ed from George Mason University, majoring in curriculum and training.
Cecile Leonard is a French citizen and you will be joining us as an MYP French instructor. She is currently working at Shanghai United states class and has now substantial experience training overseas in China, Vietnam, Tanzania and Germany. She's a Master’s in French as a Foreign Language and English Literature from University of Provence.
Chantel Marson is a Canadian who can be a MYP actual knowledge teacher next year. She actually is presently working at the The United states International School of Kuwait. She obtained a B.Ed. from Queens University in bodily and wellness training. She also offers a powerful background in mentoring and PE, and keeps mentoring certifications in a variety of recreations, including football, volleyball and multi-sports.
Paul Pickering is currently working in the Anglo-American School of Moscow as a ToK and humanities instructor, and can join NIST as coordinator and teacher of MYP people and Societies. Initially from The united kingdomt, he's got taught all across the globe, including in Kazakhstan, Venezuela and Norway. He attained a bachelor’s in humanities (with honors) from Thames Polytechnic and went on to make an M.A. in English Literature through the University of Sheffield. He's in addition had considerable IB learning multiple subjects.
is joining us when you look at the part of elementary counsellor. She has had extensive intercontinental knowledge, training in Guatemala for several many years, and it has of late been working at Overseas class of Beijing. She attained a B.A. in Sociology from Samford University, and an M.A. in Family and customer Science knowledge and official certification as an Educational professional in Counselling & Human Systems from Florida State University.
joins NIST when you look at the post of year 3 PYP teacher. Initially from The united states, she's got taught pupils across the world in locations such Hong-Kong, Spain and Germany. She received a B.A. in Political Science and went on to accomplish a M.A. in training from Lee University, Tennessee.
Benjamin Hart joins us as a PYP real training teacher from Australian Continent. He finished two bachelor’s degrees at Australian Catholic University, majoring in training and knowledge respectively. He is currently working at United World university in Singapore and before that taught in United World College south-east Asia and west Academy Beijing.
Patrick Keirnan, originally from the United Kingdom, joins us from St. George’s The English Global School in Cologne, Germany. He earned a B.A. in Sport Workout Science from Nottingham Trent University and an M.A. in bodily Education and Sport Pedagogy from Loughborough University, British.
Hannah McMacken, an United states, is joining us when you look at the role of PYP year 6 homeroom instructor. She obtained a B.Ed. in Elementary Education and an M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction from University of Kansas. She's got extensive experience training in intercontinental options, having finished study overseas semesters in China, and having taught in Guatemala and Vietnam. She joins united states through the American Global School, Ho Chi Minh City.
Gemma O’Brien, hailing through the uk, joins the group as a PYP 12 months 1 instructor. She graduated from Dunstable university and is pursuing a Diploma in Montessori Pedagogy through the Montessori Centre Overseas. Lately she's got worked at Gems World Academy in Dubai and brings an energetic passion on early years classroom.
Latoya western, initially through the US, joins us as an early on years teacher from the Early Learning Center in Bangkok. She attained a B.A. at the beginning of Childhood knowledge from Valdosta State University. Besides working in Bangkok, she has worked in Spain, Southern Korea, and Portland among others areas.