Personal & Teaching Background
I am currently the Curriculum Director at the Beastalk Education Group (BEG) which serves both the Beanstalk International Bilingual Schools (BIBS) and the Beanstalk International Kindergartens (BIK) . BEG is headquarterd in Beijing, China and I have been here for 6 years. Altogether I have been in China for more than 10 but lived in Indonesia for five years during that time.
I am primarily a mathematics teacher but have taught MYP Sciences and Individuals and Societies. I, along with my team, led BIBS successfully through the MYP Authorization process. As well as being a workshop leader, I am a school visiting team member, a reader and a moderator examiner in the MYP. I am also the chair of the MYP coordinator network for North China and Mongolia. In addition to this I am certified by Lynn Erickson and Lois Lanning to lead Concept-Based Curriculum and Instruction workshops.