Mr. Paul is a graduate of Saint-Petersburg State University and Tomsk Polytechnic University where he studied Biology and Linguistics and earned two respective Bachelor’s degrees. In 2021, he is expected to obtain a PGCE in Primary Education from the University of Sunderland and obtain a place on the University of Bath master’s education programme.
He started his career in education in 2016 working first at a private foreign language centre for adults and transitioning to primary education in 2018 after being introduced to Cambridge Pathway curriculum and getting a post at a Guangzhou branch of Huanggang School where he worked as an EAL, Science and eventually homeroom teacher for KS1/ KS2 students. Paul is an IB-trained educator who has gained his expertise through a series of workshops focused on the Primary Years Programme (PYP). In 2018, he also went through a 120-hour Teaching English as a Foreign language course that accounted for both online and in-class lessons.