Teachers & Staff

Meet Our Dynamic Academic Staff

They live the school’s mission and inspire students to do so.

They have the ‘can do’ attitude, are problem solvers, resilient and lives with integrity at all times.

Mr. Cherlito
PYP G3 Homeroom Teacher

Mr. Cherlito has taught 13 years in Indonesia and the Philippines. He has bachelor’s degree in science, and is a licensed secondary teacher.

Mr. Javier
Individuals and Societies

Mr. Javier graduated with a Master's Degree in Corporate and Political Communication and a Bachelor's Degree in Communication in Navarra, Spain. He has 6 years of teaching experience in international schools.

Mr. Maxwell
MYP Mathematics

Mr. Maxwell has 8 years of teaching experience in ISA International School of Guangzhou, Huanggang Middle School International Department. He is also an owner of the IB Teaching Certificate and High School Mathematics Teacher Certificate. Also, he is recently pursuing a Master's Degree.

Mr. Jaime
PYP PSPE

Mr. Jaime graduated with a Master's Degree in Sports Science and Physical Activity from Madrid, Spain. He has Over 5 years of coaching and teaching experience in Spain and Shanghai, and he is committed to passing on the love for sports and a healthy lifestyle to students.

Ms. Cindy
Chinese Language and Literature

Ms. Cindy graduated with a Master's Degree in Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Language. She has 5 years of teaching experience including 1 year in Australia and 4 years in China,with a Certificate of Assistants to Teachers of Chinese Program by the education department of Victoria State, Australia, and Teacher’s Qualification Certificate for Senior High School in China.

 

Ms. Cherie
PYP Coordinator

Ms. Cherie has been an international school teacher for 17 years. She has worked in the Philippines, Indonesia, China and Russia as a homeroom teacher, grade level head and PYP coordinator. She graduated BS Psychology with emphasis on Education. Cherie is a licensed teacher and is currently pursuing a master’s degree in primary education. She is an IB PYP workshop leader, school visiting team member and reader.

Ms. Irene
Chinese Language and Literature

Ms. Irene graduated with a Bachelor's Degree of Arts with a  major in Chinese Translation and a minor in Criminology and a Bachelor's Degree of Education (Honours) in Secondary Education from Melbourne, Australia. She has been teaching as a Chinese teacher at a Chinese language community in Melbourne since 2017 and working as a Casual Relief Teacher at both primary and secondary settings, teaching Chinese and Legal Studies since graduated.

Ms. Catherine
English

Ms. Catherine has a Master's Degree, with National Teacher Certifications (Senior High School, English & Senior High School, Psychology). She has over a year of teaching experience in Hanlin Middle School, Guangzhou.

 

Ms. Natalie
Librarian Assistant

Ms. Natalie graduated with a Master's Degree in Management Information Systems from London, UK. She has 3 years of working experience in Government and more than 1 year working as a professor assistant.

Mr. Richard
PYP & MYP Music

Mr Richard graduated from The University of Nottingham and the University of Hertfordshire with a double Master’s degree. He attained the University of Hertfordshire Dean’s Award of honour in 2018. Teacher Qualification Certificate: PGCE International UK, International Baccalaureate Certificate in Teaching and Learning.

Ms. Keisel
Grade 1 Homeroom Teacher

Ms. Keisel has been teaching for six years in Venezuela, China and Morocco. She is experienced in the IB PYP and Waldorf Steiner curricula. Ms. Keisel is a linguist who speaks four languages: Spanish, French, English and Arabic. She is accompanied by her journalist husband and two young children.

Mr. Esteban
Arts

Mr. Esteban has fifteen years of teaching, coordinating and directing collective art projects and large scale commissioned murals in K to 12 schools, universities and environmental organizations. He has a BA in Fine Arts from Pacific Northwest College of Art and a Masters’s degree in Digital Media from the University of British Columbia.

Ms. Linda
MYP Science

Ms. Linda owns a Bachelor's Degree in Behavioral Neuroscience (Psychology) from the University of British Columbia (UBC), Canada. She has started teaching as a private teacher since 2015 in Vancouver, Canada.

Mr. Jason
Boarding Director

Mr. Jason has over 15 years of teaching experience, including 8 years of teaching IB technology and computer as well as media studies at famous international schools like YK PAO School in China and 7 years of teaching technology and English in Chiangmai, Thailand. He has a Bachelor's Degree from New Hampshire, USA

Mr. Lee
MYP Design; MYP Music

Mr. Lee has over 9 years of teaching experience as a licensed teacher, having taught all grade levels above kindergarten including university students, in California, New Mexico, and Qingdao, China. As a professional, he owns diverse licenses including Lv. 2 Professional 7-12 Vocational Technical Teaching License, Lv. 2 Certified Google Educator, Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert and Leave No Trace Trainer.

Mr. Sebastien
MYP French, G9 Homeroom Teacher

Mr. Sebastien has been teaching in IB World schools in Europe, the Middle East and Asia for 21 years. Aside from teaching, he has also been an IB CAS coordinator, an Extended Essay coordinator and a University Counseling advisor. Sebastien has a master’s degree and a teaching license from France. He is an IB diploma examiner, team leader and standardization team member for the November and May sessions.

Mr. Ben
MYP Language Acquisition English, EAL Coordinator

Mr. Ben has six years of English teaching experience in the US and mainland China. He has a bachelor’s degree in English creative writing and in philosophy through Knox Private Liberal Arts College. Ben has a TESOL certification through Arizona State University; and is a licensed tutor of Teaching ESL students in Mainstream Classrooms.

Ms. Leslie
MYP G6 Homeroom, Sciences Teacher

Ms. Lesli has been teaching sciences for the 13 years in the Philippines and Indonesia. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in physical science, and is a licensed teacher.

Mr. Jorge
MYP PE, Swimming Coach, G7 Homeroom Teacher

Mr. Jorge has been teaching for six years in Spain and China. He is a qualified Physical education teacher, swimming coach and a UEFA Pro football coach.

Mr. John
Grade 4 Homeroom Teacher

Mr. John has over 7 years of teaching experience in China. He has a Bachelor's Degree (Honours) in Behavioural Biology, BTEC National Diploma in Animal Care, and TEFL English to Young Learners Certificate.