LEADERSHIP TEAM

LEADERSHIP TEAM

Sheryl Freeman

Chair of CISS Leadership Team/ CISS Secondary Principal
  • PhD. In Theory and Policy Studies, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE), University of Toronto, 2006
  • Master of Education Administration- (OISE), University of Toronto, 1992
  • Bachelor of Education, Queen’s University, 1976
  • Bachelor of Arts, Carleton University, 1974

Additional Qualifications:

  • Cognitive Coaching Level 1, 2018
  • Principal’s Qualifications Instructor OPC, 2009 - 2014
  • IB Workshops: Administration, Category 1 and 2, 2014 and 2016
  • Supervisory Officer Certificate, 2009
  • Principal’s Qualifications, 1994
  • ESL Part 1, 1976
  • One of Canada’s Outstanding Principals 2013

Teaching experience: Secondary English 40 years

Administrative experience: Secondary School Vice-Principal and Principal: 20 years

Andrew Lin

CIS Secondary Vice-Principal/ Grades 9 - 12
  • Master of Education, Educational Leadership and Policy, in progress, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, (OISE), University of Toronto
  • Bachelor of Education - Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE), Toronto, Ontario, 2005
  • Bachelor of Applied Science, Honours, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, 2004

Additional Qualifications:

  • Additional Qualifications: IB Workshops: Chemistry and Coordination 2005, Administration Category 1, 2016
  • IB Educator Network (IBEN) Member: Site Visit Team Member, Workshop Leader Principal’s Qualifications, 2015
  • Honours Specialist Chemistry / Mathematics, 2005 / 2013

Teaching experience: Secondary Chemistry, Math, Science including IB, 10 years

Administrative experience: Secondary Vice-Principal: 3 years, IBDP Coordinator: 8 years

 

Joanne Valere-Meredith

CIS Elementary Principal
  • Master of Education, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, 1995
  • Bachelor of Education, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario,
  • Bachelor of Arts, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, 1986

Additional Qualifications:

  • Supervisory Officer Certificate, 2003
  • Principal’s Qualifications, 1995
  • ESL Part 1 and 2, 1986 and 1996
  • Special Education, Part 1 and 2, 1996 and 2013
  • Recipient of the Ottawa Citizen Literacy Foundation Award Site Administrator and Principal of International Schools - Weekends

Teaching experience: 31 years
Administrative experience: 21 years

 

Hilarion Melanson

BCIS Vice- Principal Grades 1 - 5
  • Bachelor of Education, Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia, 1991
  • Maîtrise ès sciences, Université de Moncton, Nouveau-Brunswick 1985
  • Baccalauréat ès sciences, Université de Moncton, Nouveau-Brunswick 1982

Additional Qualifications:

  • Program Officer: International Programs, Canadian Teachers Federation, Ottawa, 2010 – 2011
  • IB Workshops: Coordination, Category 1, 2007
  • IB Workshops: Chemistry, CAS and TOK
  • Nova Scotia Education Leadership Consortium (NSELC), 1998 - 2003

Teaching experience:13 years. Secondary Math, Physics, Chemistry, Science 10, Math and Sciences Grades 8 - 9.

Administrative experience: 11 years experience vice-principal Grades 1 - 12, 2 years experience IB Programme Co-ordinator

Tran Nhat Quynh

BCIS Elementary Vice-Principal
  • Bachelor of Education (Primary)- University of Pedagogy, HCMC, 2004

Additional Qualifications:

  • Certificate of Education Administration- Saigon University, HCMC,2015
  • Teaching experience: 12 years

Administrative experience: 3 year 

Nguyen Van Sy

BCIS Secondary Vice - Principal
  • Bachelor of Education, Ho Chi Minh City Pedagogical University , 2010 
  • Intel Teach to the Future, University of Ho Chi Minh, 2010 
  • Additional Qualifications:
  • Education Management. 2016
  • IB Workshop: TOK for Subject Teachers, 2016
  • Honorable Teacher 2017
  • Years Experience: 8 year

Tran Thi Le Hang

CVK Principal (Phu My Hung Campus)
  •  Bachelor of Kindergarten Education- Hanoi National University of Education

Additional Qualifications:

  • Professional Principal Certificate- HCMC National College for Education
  • Many years of experience in teaching and managing international kindergartens
  • Founding Principal CVK, 8 years experience

 

Nguyen Nam Thi

CVK Vice Principal (Phu My Hung Campus)
  • Bachelor of Kindergarten Education- HCMC University of Education
  • Bachelor of English- Hanoi University of Languages and International Studies

Additional Qualifications:

  • Certificate of Merit from Minister of The Ministry of Education and Training for research essay of “A start in literature and writing for kindergarten children”
  • Many years of teaching experience in public and international kindergartens
  • Administrative experience: 5 years

Nguyen Thi Hoang Quyen

Vice Principal (CVK Phu My Hung Campus)
  • Bachelor of Kindergarten Education - HCMC University of Education
  • Bachelor of English - University of Foreign Languages - Information Technology

Additional Qualifications:

  • Professional Principal Certificate - HCMC National College for Education
  • Many years of teaching experience in public and international kindergartens
  • Administrative experience: 10 years

Le Thi Nguyet Thi

Principal CVK (Binh Chanh Campus)
  • Master of Arts in Educational Management - HCMC University of Social Sciences and Humanities
  • Bachelor of Arts in Preschool - HCMC University of Pedagogy
  • Bachelor of Arts in English Linguistics and Literature - HCMC University of Social Sciences and Humanities
  • Certificate of Teaching English for Children - Hanoi University of Languages and International Studies Teaching experience
  • 5 years at the Kindergarten Department of CIS