Jennifer studied at Dublin City University, Ireland gaining a B.Ed. (Hons), before recently completing a Master’s Degree in Children’s Literature. Jennifer has worked as a primary school teacher in Dublin for 7 years carrying out a range of responsibilities, with experience teaching Early Years, KS1 and 2, and as an English language support teacher.
Before training as a primary teacher, Jennifer trained as an actress and drama teacher. She has been a board member of the Association for Creative Arts in Education Ireland, helping to facilitate other teachers gain a ‘creative flag’ for their school. She loves bringing her creativity to bear in the classroom and creating a child-centred, fun and active learning environment.
Jennifer loves travelling, cooking and all things cultural. She is looking forward to joining the BISS Puxi team in Shanghai and to all the new experiences and challenges that it will bring.