HOW WE TEACH

Our teachers combine a wealth of experience, a passion for education and a stimulating and safe environment, to inspire your child to achieve more than they ever imagined possible.

About our teachers

Our highly experienced teachers are some of the best educators in the world. They know how to inspire our students to realise their aspirations, achieve their goals and develop a lifelong love of learning.


Children learn best when they're happy, and our teachers make this happen. Our international and Vietnamese teachers are all fully qualified and create a truly special relationship with one aim – to provide high-quality, results-focused learning for every single child. 

 
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  • Leadership Team
  • EARLY YEARS FOUNDATION STAGE
  • PRIMARY
  • SECONDARY

MEET OUR TEAM

Simon Higham
Principal

Simon is an experienced educator and educational leader. He has a wide range of school leadership experience within the UK and Asia spanning more than 20 years. 

  • BA (Hons) History with Education University of Warwick
  • National Professional Qualification for Headship (NPQH), UK

Simon is an experienced educator and educational leader. He has a wide range of school leadership experience within the UK and Asia spanning more than 20 years.

Simon’s previous posts include Head Teacher of BIS HCMC at the An Phu Primary Campus and Head Teacher of BIS HCMC at the Junior Campus. He has worked as a Headteacher at Jerudong International School, Brunei and also as a Deputy Head Teacher in the UK. He has a degree from The University of Warwick (UK) in History and Education and holds the National Professional Qualification for Headship. He’s also a qualified, level 3 school inspector for BSO (British School’s Overseas).

He has a proven track record of outstanding educational leadership and is passionate about the development of the whole child across their educational journey. 

Mary McAloon
Primary Headteacher
On the completion of her Masters of Education in 2015, Mary chose to move to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam where she took the role of Deputy Headteacher at our sister school, British International School (BIS HCMC). She spent her first years at BIS HCMC as Deputy Headteacher of the Tu Xuong Primary Campus and the latter years as the founding Deputy Headteacher of the BIS HCMC Early Years and Infant Campus. 
  • Bachelor of Primary Education (Honours) with QTS, UK
  • Master of Education (Leadership and Management)
  • BSO Inspector (Level 2) 

On the completion of her Masters of Education in 2015, Mary chose to move to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam where she took the role of Deputy Headteacher at our sister school, British International School (BIS HCMC). She spent her first years at BIS HCMC as Deputy Headteacher of the Tu Xuong Primary Campus and the latter years as the founding Deputy Headteacher of the BIS HCMC Early Years and Infant Campus. 

Mary is a sports enthusiast and will always be training for an upcoming triathlon race. 


 
Mr Toby Bate
Secondary Headteacher

Toby is an experienced examiner for different UK and international examination boards, a member of the Royal Society of Biology and has worked with the Cambridge exam board as part of their IGCSE Science consultancy group.

 

 
  • BSc (Hon) in Marine Biology, University of Wales, UK
  • MSs (Hon) in Blended and Online Education, Edinburgh Napier University, UK
  • PGCE Secondary Biology, University of Leeds, UK

Toby graduated with a BSc (Hons) in Marine Biology and completed his PGCE in Secondary Science Education at Leeds University. He has since continued to specialise in education and achieved further qualifications, most recently an MSc (Hons) in Blended and Online Learning at Edinburgh Napier University.

He began teaching in the UK in 2006 before moving to Asia to begin his international career in 2011. With over 16 years of experience in education, he has held a range of leadership positions in international schools in Asia. Toby joins BVIS from Egypt, where he has worked as a Deputy Head (Academic) for the last three years.

He is an experienced examiner for different UK and international examination boards, a member of the Royal Society of Biology and has worked with the Cambridge exam board as part of their IGCSE Science consultancy group.

Toby visited Vietnam multiple times when living in Asia and fell in love with the country. Together with his family, he is thrilled to join BVIS and call Ho Chi Minh city his home.

 
Cuc Doan
Operations Manager

Cuc is an advocate for learning who believes that education can change people’s life. She was born and educated in Vietnam and has BA degree in Economics from Foreign Trade University. 

  • BA degree in Economics from Foreign Trade University
  • Master’s Degree in International Economics and Finance from University of Queensland, Australia

Cuc is an advocate for learning who believes that education can change people’s life. She was born and educated in Vietnam and has BA degree in Economics from Foreign Trade University. 

She  obtained her master’s degree in International Economics and Finance from the University of Queensland in Australia. 
Cuc brings more than 14 years’ experience in leading multinational companies including Unilever, Wrigley and Kimberly Clark and has worked for many years managing a large team in Indochina in previous companies. She believes BVIS is the best bilingual international school for children to become truly global citizens and reach their potential.

 
Rob Duff
Secondary Assistant Headteacher

Mr Duff has been teaching English as a Foreign Language (EFL) since 2001. After spending his first four years as an English language teacher in Hanoi, he returned to the UK where he worked with students from a variety of countries, eventually specialising in teacher training. He moved to Ho Chi Minh City in 2009 and for three years ran University of Cambridge CELTA and DELTA courses. In his free time, he enjoys tennis, diving and studying Vietnamese.

  • BA (Hons) Politics, University of Essex, UK
  • University of Cambridge ESOL CELTA
  • University of Cambridge ESOL DELTA
Mr Duff has been teaching English as a Foreign Language (EFL) since 2001. After spending his first four years as an English language teacher in Hanoi, he returned to the UK where he worked with students from a variety of countries, eventually specialising in teacher training. He moved to Ho Chi Minh City in 2009 and for three years ran University of Cambridge CELTA and DELTA courses. In his free time, he enjoys tennis, diving and studying Vietnamese.
Joe Shooter
Secondary Deputy Headteacher

Joe studied History at the University College London before graduating as a history teacher in 2006. He was Assistant Head in charge of KS4 for two years in an international school in Cairo, Egypt where he worked for four years in total. 
He is a passionate sportsperson, participating in football, rugby and cricket as well as many other sports. He also enjoys traveling, music and films.

  • BA (Hons) History, School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University College London (UCL)
  • PGCE Secondary History, University of Wales Institute, Cardiff

Joe studied History at the University College London before graduating as a history teacher in 2006. He was Assistant Head in charge of KS4 for two years in an international school in Cairo, Egypt where he worked for four years in total. 
He is a passionate sportsperson, participating in football, rugby and cricket as well as many other sports. He also enjoys traveling, music and films.

 
Khuyen Tran
Primary Assistant Headteacher

Ms Khuyen began her teaching career at Chau O Primary school, Quang Ngai before joining BIS in 2003. During her time at BIS, Ms Khuyen taught different subjects in English as well as Vietnamese language for Vietnamese and expatriate children. She joined the BVIS team in 2011 and now leads the Maths curriculum in our Primary school. When not at school, Ms Khuyen enjoys reading children’s books, dancing and socialising.

 
  • PGCE - Sunderland University
  • BA in Education - Hue Pedagogical University
  • BA in Primary Education - Ho Chi Minh City Pedagogical University

Khuyen began her teaching career at Chau O Primary school, Quang Ngai before joining BIS in 2003 
During her time at BIS, Khuyen taught different subjects in English as well as Vietnamese language for Vietnamese and expatriate children. She joined the BVIS team in 2011 and now leads the Maths curriculum in our Primary school. When not at school, Khuyen enjoys reading children’s books, dancing and socialising.

Mr Darragh Shanahan
Primary Deputy Headteacher
Darragh completed his initial teacher training in the Republic of Ireland. After qualifying, he began his teaching career in many countries like Qatar, Czech Republic.
  • Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.), Mary Immaculate College, University of Limerick, UK
  • Masters of Arts in Educational Leadership (M.A.), University of Roehampton, London

 

Darragh completed his initial teacher training in the Republic of Ireland. After qualifying, he began his teaching career in Doha, Qatar. Here he taught across Key Stage 1 and he was Curriculum Enrichment Coordinator. After his time in the Middle East, Darragh moved to Prague, Czech Republic. In Prague, Darragh had experience working in classes across the entire primary school and he played an active role in a school merger. He held positions in both pastoral and academic areas of the school as Head of Year and English subject coordinator. Most recently, Darragh has worked in our sister school, BIS Hanoi, as the Assistant Head of Primary. This experience living in Vietnam has fostered a greater appreciation and understanding of the country for him.  


Darragh enjoys reading, cycling, squash, tennis, exploring new places, meeting new people and experiencing different cultures through travel.

Thao Nguyen
Director of Admissions and Marketing

Thao is passionate about education, and believes there’s no limit to learning or growing. She received her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Economics in Ho Chi Minh City.

  • BA of Business Administration, University of Economics, HCMC

Thao is passionate about education, and believes there’s no limit to learning or growing. She received her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Economics in Ho Chi Minh City.
Thao has worked at BVIS HCMC since 2017 and is proud to be a part of the best bilingual international school in Vietnam—one that has nurtured and developed so many global citizens with Vietnamese perspectives.

MEET OUR TEAM

Rebecca Robinson
F3 teacher, EYFS Coordinator

Rebecca is a specialist who has worked in Early Years for over 10 years. 
During her time teaching in England, she discovered her passion for Early Years education and became the EYFS lead and phonics specialist. Her love of music led her to become the music co-ordinator for the school, leading whole school productions and the school choir in several public performances. 

 

 

  • BA Hons Degree in Primary Education with a specialism in The Early Years, Nottingham Trent University, UK

Rebecca is a specialist who has worked in Early Years for over 10 years. 

During her time teaching in England, she discovered her passion for Early Years education and became the EYFS lead and phonics specialist. Her love of music led her to become the music co-ordinator for the school, leading whole school productions and the school choir in several public performances. 

Rebecca moved to a larger school in the UK where she became Assistant Head Teacher and led the first phase of the school from EYFS to Year One. 

 
Ms Karissa Asi
Fundinotots teacher

Karissa has been teaching internationally since 2013. 
She finished a degree in Child Development and Education from the Philippines and did her training for EYFS curriculum in BIS Ho Chi Minh for a year before moving to Hanoi.

BS Child Development and Education, Miriam College, Manila, Philippines

Karissa has been teaching internationally since 2013. 
She finished a degree in Child Development and Education from the Philippines and did her training for EYFS curriculum in BIS Ho Chi Minh for a year before moving to Hanoi.
For 8 wonderful years, she has effectively taught across all age groups within Early Years at BIS Hanoi and continues to advocate for play-based learning.

In addition to teaching, Karissa enjoys exploring new places, trying out new cuisines and watching interesting documentaries. 

 

 

 

 
Vi Bui
F1 teacher

Vi joined the BIS group of schools in 2002. During her time at BIS, she worked with different year groups in EYFS and KS1 before joining the BVIS HCMC team in 2011.
During her spare time, she enjoys cooking, yoga and spending time with her family.

  • BA, University of Early Childhood Pedagogy, HCMC
  • BA, in English Nong Lam University Bachelor of Economics, Business Administration, Open University

Vi joined the BIS group of schools in 2002. During her time at BIS, she worked with different year groups in EYFS and KS1 before joining the BVIS HCMC team in 2011.
During her spare time, she enjoys cooking, yoga and spending time with her family.




 
Chrissy Arguilla
F2 teacher

Chrissy started teaching at BVIS HCMC in 2012. Prior to joining us, Chrissy worked at both campuses of BIS in Ho Chi Minh City. Throughout her time at the BIS group of schools, she gained experience teaching children from Foundation Stage 1 to Reception in EYFS. During her spare time Chrissy enjoys reading, listening to music, keeping fit, and learning about different cultures by travelling.

  • BSc Child Development and Education Minor in Special Eduction, Miriam College, Philippines
  • PGCE, Sunderland University, UK 

Chrissy started teaching at BVIS HCMC in 2012. Prior to joining us, Chrissy worked at both campuses of BIS in Ho Chi Minh City. Throughout her time at the BIS group of schools, she gained experience teaching children from Foundation Stage 1 to Reception in EYFS. 
During her spare time Chrissy enjoys reading, listening to music, keeping fit, and learning about different cultures by travelling.

Linh Nguyen
F2 teacher

Linh became an Early Years teacher at BVIS HCMC in 2011 and is delighted to have seen the school go from strength to strength. 

  • BA in English, Da Lat University, Da Lat city, Vietnam
  • PGCE in Education, Sunderland UK

Linh became an Early Years teacher at BVIS HCMC in 2011 and is delighted to have seen the school go from strength to strength. 
Linh feels it is a privilege to work for the schools in the Nord Anglia Education organisation and she thoroughly enjoys her job as an Early Years teacher. In her free time, Linh enjoys going out with her children and her friends. She likes travelling and discovering different cultures around Vietnam and around the world.

 
Jacinth Janabajal
F3 teacher

Jacinth became a part of the BIS group of schools in 2012 as an EYFS Graduate Trainee, joined BVIS in 2014 and is a proud member of the school’s outstanding Early Years team.

 

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  • BS Child Development and Education minor in Special Education, Miriam College, Philippines

Jacinth became a part of the BIS group of schools in 2012 as an EYFS Graduate Trainee, joined BVIS in 2014 and is a proud member of the school’s outstanding Early Years team. Before moving to Vietnam, Jacinth was a volunteer teacher of reading and writing at the Childhood Early Enrichment and Reinforcement School where she taught children from disadvantaged communities. Jacinth also taught in Miriam College Grade School, an exclusive school for girls in Manila. In her spare time, Jacinth enjoys reading, arts and crafts and watching movies.

Tram Le
F3 teacher

Tram joined BVIS in August 2018. Prior to this, she worked for 6 years in BIS with groups of Early Years and Lower Primary students. 

  • BA in Early Childhood Education, HCMC University of Education, Vietnam  

Tram joined BVIS in August 2018. Prior to this, she worked for 6 years in BIS with groups of Early Years and Lower Primary students. 
Believing that every child is born a genius, she is passionate about helping and seeing the progress of young children's development. In her spare time, she enjoys reading and researching to improve her teaching skills. She loves creative activities like art, singing and dancing.

MEET OUR TEAM

Mr Max Coupland
Year 1 Teacher/ Year 1 Leader/ Lower Primary Coordinator

Before moving to BVIS, Max worked in a multi-cultural primary school in inner-city London for four years. Over this time, he taught children from over 27 different nationalities giving him valuable experience in working with children from different backgrounds.

 

Film Studies BA (Hons) at Sheffield Hallam University

Before moving to BVIS, Max worked in a multi-cultural primary school in inner-city London for four years. Over this time, he taught children from over 27 different nationalities giving him valuable experience in working with children from different backgrounds. He prides himself on creating a positive classroom environment, where pupils are self-confident, open-minded and supportive of others. 

Outside of school, Max spends his time catching up with friends, seeing live music and football. He loves to travel the world and learn about other cultures.

 

Ms Anna Welch
Year 2 teacher

Anna joined BVIS HCMC in 2016 working in Year 1 and 2. Before our school, she spent 3 years working in a large Primary school in Bracknell, Berkshire in the UK.

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  • BA (Hons) Primary Education (with QTS) 

Anna enjoys yoga, swimming and reading a good book. She enjoys travel and visiting new and exciting cultures as well as experiencing more of Vietnam. 


Ms Emily Purdy
Year 5 Teacher/ English Literacy Coordinator

Emily is very interested in bilingualism and uses her EAL teaching and Primary school teaching experience to support her students. In her spare time, Emily loves to exercise, read, travel and learn Vietnamese. 

  • Bachelor of Arts in Sociology (Hons), University of Leeds, UK
  • Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults; Teaching Young Learners’ Extension Certificate
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Primary Education, Oxford Brookes University, UK

Before joining BVIS HCMC, Emily taught in a Primary school in Buckinghamshire, England for two years. 

Mr Matthew Thomas
Year 6 teacher/ Science Coordinator

Before working at BVIS, Matte worked in two inner-city schools in Bristol and Bournemouth teaching in both key stage 1 and 2. During this time, he gained experience in teaching children from over 21 different nationalities.  

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  • BA Honours degree in Sports Teaching - Southampton Solent University
  • Primary PGCE - Canterbury Christchurch University

Outside of school, Matt is extremely active and enjoys participating in and watching a range of sports (especially football, cricket and golf).  

 

Ms Phuong Pham
Year 6 Teacher/ Maths Coordinator

Phuong joined BIS in 2007, working with children aged 7-16. She has been working at BVIS since the school opened in 2011. She loves to inspire children to read books and to explore knowledge through hands-on activities. 

 
  • BSc IT, HCMC University fo Science, Vietnam 
  • BA English, HCMC University of Education, Vietnam 
  • BA Primary Education, HCMC University of Education, Vietnam 
  • PGCE Primary Education, University of Sunderland England
  • MA TESOL, University of Victoria, Australia 

Phuong joined BIS in 2007, working with children aged 7-16. She has been working at BVIS since the school opened in 2011. She loves to inspire children to read books and to explore knowledge through hands-on activities. 

In her free time, Phuong enjoys reading, photography, and travelling, especially going on cycling jouneys and trekking trips.

 

Ms Ruth Bowler
Year 6 Teacher

Ruth graduated from The University of Huddersfield with a BA (Hons) in English Literature and Drama. She has over 6 years’ experience in delivering EAL-centred education and her interests outside of teaching include writing and listening to performance poetry. 

 
  • BA (Hons) English Literature and Drama, University of Huddersfield, UK 
  • Masters in Creative Writing, University of Huddersfield, UK 
  • PGCE in Primary Education, Sheffield Hallam University, UK 

Ruth graduated from The University of Huddersfield with a BA (Hons) in English Literature and Drama. She has over 6 years’ experience in delivering EAL-centred education and her interests outside of teaching include writing and listening to performance poetry. 


       


    Mrs Nga Huynh
    Learning Support Coordinator

    Nga joined BVIS HCMC in 2011 as a Secondary Mathematics teacher. Prior to this, she taught Mathematics across the Secondary age range for four years at an international school in HCMC.  

    • MA, International Education, King’s College London, UK
    • BA, Primary Education, HCMC Pedagogical University
    • BA, Mathematics, Saigon University
    • Education Management, Saigon University  

    Throughout her years of teaching, she also held a middle-leadership role as an assistant Headteacher. In 2013, Nga started teaching the primary education curriculum to promote bilingualism in the classroom and prepare primary students to learn subjects in English in secondary. Nga enjoys teaching a curriculum filled with creativity. Her interests include listening to all genres of music, singing and going to concerts and reading and cooking with her daughter. 

    Yen Tran
    Year 4 teacher/ Upper Primary Coordinator
    Yen joined BVIS HCMC in 2011 as an integral part of the Language Support department and was responsible for the provision of support for children who need extra help with Vietnamese.  
    • MA, International Education, King’s College London, UK
    • BA, Primary Education, HCMC Pedagogical University
    • CELTA, University of Cambridge, UK
    • BA, University of Medicine and Pharmacy, HCMC

    In 2019, Yen took on the role of Primary Maths Coordinator and is responsible for the entire Maths curriculum across Primary. Outside of work, she enjoys baking, cooking and playing musical instruments. 

    MEET OUR TEAM

    James Webb
    Head of English

    Prior to joining BVIS HCMC, James spent seven years at the Harwich and Dover court High School where he held the position of Whole School Literacy Co-ordinator. 

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    • BA (Hons) English, University of Leeds, UK, QTS, CELTA 
    • PGCE Education, University of East Anglia and Essex, UK

    Between 2001 and 2007 James worked as the Director of Studies at an English Language centre in Chiang Mai, Thailand. James also has a keen interest in Creative Media which he has taught at both GCSE and Post -16 levels. In his spare time, James enjoys spending time with his family as well as reading, kayaking and photography.

    Jon L. R. Every
    Head of Science

    Before working at BVIS HCMC, Jon worked at an Outstanding College in Dartmoor National Park as head of subject.

     
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    • BSc 1st class (Hons) Botany, University of Reading
    • MSc Botanical Conservation, University of Plymouth
    • PGCE (QTS) Secondary Science, Exeter University

    Fired by a love of discovery and adventure, he’s a great believer in outdoor education, helping lead a group of 33 teenagers on a three-week trip to the Indian Himalaya. Whilst in Vietnam he is keen to build on his botanical experience, which includes working at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. 

    Katie Mumby
    English & Drama teacher, Head of Hue
    For the past three years she has taught English, Literacy, and been the solo teacher in the Drama department in a South Yorkshire school, in the UK – teaching from KS1 up to KS4. 
    • BA (Hons) Drama and English Literature – De Montfort University, Leicester, UK 
    • PGCE Secondary English – Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, UK

    Katie-Ann was lucky enough to be involved in extra work with several British Television networks, as well as appearing in local theatre shows such as The Twits, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and Second from Last in the Sack Race (where she played an astounding 6 parts). 
    In her spare time Katie-Ann enjoys photography, writing both factually and creatively, singing, and attempting to learn the ukulele. She is also a Leicester City Football Club fan. 

    Lee Stanley
    Head of Maths and Computing

    Lee joined BVIS HCMC with 12 years' experience teaching in the UK.  During her time in the UK, Lee has held many leadership responsibilities including Assistant Pastoral Leader, Key Stage Coordinator and most recently, Curriculum Leader of Mathematics. 

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    • BS in Mathematics, Northumbria University, UK

    • PGEC, Newcastle University, UK

    Lee has a keen interest in sport, with football being a particular favourite. She loves traveling and enjoying new experiences and is looking forward to experiencing all that Ho Chi Minh City has to offer.

    Olivia Lopez
    Drama subject leader, Head of Hanoi

    After several years as Head of Drama in England, Olivia spent four years working for BVIS in Hanoi, Vietnam.  

    • BA in Acting, London South Bank University in Association with Italia Conti Academy ò Theatre Arts 
    • PGCE, University of Warwick

    Most recently, Olivia was Head of Performing Arts at a Nord Anglia school in Shanghai, China. In her spare time Olivia enjoys travel, competitive fitness and theatre.

    Chris Cooper
    Maths teacher, Head of Saigon

    Chris has worked in two different schools in the UK, carrying out the roles of KS3 coordinator, and Duke of Edinburgh coordinator across 4 different schools. He has led both departments on new and innovative teaching approaches, that have since been introduced across all 9 secondary schools in Brighton and Hove.

    • BA (Hons) Mathematics Education with QTS, University of Brighton, UK

    Chris is committed to improving the Mathematical ability of all students, and believes that with high-quality learning, all students can become fluent Mathematicians. He is committed to exploring the best Mathematical teaching from around the world, and implementing appropriate strategies at BVIS. In his spare time, Chris is a keen photographer, and also enjoys sport and exploring new countries and cultures. 
     

    Gavin Brown
    Computer Science teacher, Business teacher, Head of Dalat

    Gavin began his career teaching ICT and Business Studies in Sheffield, where he taught a variety of age groups for four years.

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    • BSc (Hons) Business Information Technology , Sheffield Hallam University, UK 
    • PGCE Applied ICT, Sheffield Hallam University, UK

    Gavin was also the lead teacher on a four-week school expedition to Malawi and Zambia and has continued with his charitable commitments through his community coordinator role at BVIS HCMC. 

    Ms Frances Amos
    Head of Creative Arts

    Frances is currently the assistant director of the International Choir and Orchestra of HCMC and is an accomplished singer, performing Asian premieres of works by noted composers such as L’Estrange and Rutter. 

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    • BA (Music) with Honours, Exeter University, UK
    • PGCE (Secondary Music), Birmingham City University, UK
    • Professional Certificate in General Music Studies, Berklee College of Music

     

    Frances is a passionate and dedicated teacher of the Arts, specialising in Music. She has lived and worked in Ho Chi Minh City for 10 years, teaching previously at BVIS’ sister school BIS, and has been privileged to collaborate with Juilliard, ABRSM, NAE, LAMDA and FOBISIA. She is currently the assistant director of the International Choir and Orchestra of HCMC and is an accomplished singer, performing Asian premieres of works by noted composers such as L’Estrange and Rutter.

     

    Frances is a mother to two young daughters and is looking forward to further exploration of Vietnam and Asia with her family in the near future.

    Preparing your child for the future

    TEACHER-LED TECHNOLOGY

    BVIS HCMC draws on the latest and most innovative education technology to enhance teaching, including VR and AR tools. This means your child’s learning will be uninterrupted, whether they’re on campus or learning from home. 

    Students can also meet and collaborate with their peers around the world on Global Campus, our online platform connecting Nord Anglia students in more than 30 countries worldwide.

     

    TEACHER QUALITY

    BVIS HCMC recruits outstanding teachers from around the world with an internationally recognised qualification. Most of our teachers are either from the UK or have experience in British-style international schools, with subject-specific training from leading institutions like MIT, The Juilliard School and King’s College London.

    Just like our students, our teachers never stop learning. We encourage and support their professional growth, from online courses to a fully funded bespoke Master’s in International Education with King’s College London. We also have leadership pathways and training courses to develop even the most ambitious teachers, including aspiring principals.

    Our teachers have access to Nord Anglia University, where they collaborate with more than 10,000 of their peers from across our worldwide network, sharing resources, recommending best practices, and joining training exercises.

    We also have a unique programme in our primary school, where our expatriate teachers work alongside their Vietnamese colleagues to share and develop good practices in the classroom. In this way, our Vietnamese staff are trained to an internationally recognised standard.

     

    Outstanding international standards

    We hold ourselves to a high standard, with ongoing internal reviews and assessments conducted by Nord Anglia’s global education team who drive our success in academia, quality assurance, accreditation and safeguarding. We also have external accreditations by CIS and WASC, so you know your child will receive the finest international education available.
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