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    Our Teachers are all well qualified and highly experienced in what they do, they tend to stay with us for years too

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    "There is more in you than you think"

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    With 60 nationalities represented at our school we are rich in cultural diversity

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  • Successful Students

    Students at our school are caring, respectful and understand what it takes to succeed.

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Science and Technology Department

  • Paula Alderson

    Paula Alderson

    Head of Science

    Paula Alderson

    After graduating with a first class BSc (hons) Chemistry degree, Paula was a research scientist firstly with ICI, then DuPont following a company buy out. She was in the polyester intermediates field specialising in Pure Terephthalic Acid. In 2002, she decided to embark on her teaching career and firmly says she has had absolutely no regrets in pursuing teaching as a career. She loves the mental stimulation that she needs for the role and which enables her to help others gain the knowledge they need to aid them on their career journey. She taught all specialities of Science and Maths in the North East of England for many years before moving to teach internationally. Paula has been with NAIS Pudong since 2015 and really enjoys teaching successful and ambitious students.

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  • Hari Raye

    Hari Raye

    Science Teacher

    Hari Raye

    Mr Raye’s passion for teaching began with tutoring Physics to pre-university students while he was pursuing his Bachelor’s degree. He took on his first international teaching position in a sovereign island country, Maldives, to teach Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) Physics. He then moved to China about thirteen years ago to capitalise his teaching experience as well as to explore the third largest country in the world. 

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  • William Chang

    William Chang

    Teacher of Science

    William Chang

    William joins us form Melbourne Australia. He is an experienced teacher, with ten years’ experience, who has taught in a number of schools in Australia, Japan and China. He has worked in state, international and private schools delivering the International Baccalaureate and the Australian Curriculums.

    As an experienced IB Practitioner, William was delighted to join the NAIS Pudong Community. As an internationally minded teacher he is excited about working with globally minded school community. William is an experienced scientist who has a passion for facilitating and inquiry-based approach and supporting students to acquire a deep understanding of biological concepts.

    William is also a public speaker and has a keen interest in debate. He is well organised and diligent teacher who has already made a positive impact on the students placed in his care.

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  • Sandra Blair

    Sandra Blair

    Teacher of Sports Science