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Our school offers an environment of respect, intercultural understanding and integrity, where everyone is involved, valued and successful; a community where individuals make a difference.
97% of our parents say their child is developing confidence and independence at our school
Through Nord Anglia University our teaching staff maintain the highest standards of a rigorous British education.
Our students have achieved strong results in the IB Diploma Programme. BISB’s initial average score this year is 2½ points higher than the IB global average, maintaining the gap between ourselves and other IB schools around the world.
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Meet our World Languages teachers.
Director of World Languages
BA (Hons), French and Hispanic Studies, University of Birmingham
PGCE, Spanish and French, The University of Leeds
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Language Teacher & Head of Co-Curricular
BA (Hons) Modern Languages, University of Sheffield
PGCE Modern Languages, Oxford Brookes University
MA Translation Studies (ongoing), University of Portsmouth
Madame Gougeon arrived in Budapest in 1997 and taught in the “Kertészeti” University for 2 years. Then she work for a year as Head of French on the European PHARE program in International House. In 2001, she founded her own company (teaching and translating) and worked in various places: teaching in language schools and professionals at their work place (engineers, lawyers, travel agents…). She joined our school in 2002, feeling again the need to work in a school and as part of a team.
BA (Hons) German and Music, First Class, Newcastle University
Master of Arts, Interpreting and Translation, University of Central Lancashire
PGCE Secondary Modern Foreign Languages, University of Cumbria
MA(Hons) German, University of St Andrews
Postgraduate MA European Studies, University of Cardiff
PGDE Secondary, University of Edinburgh
MA Teacher of Spanish Language and Literature, University of Eötvös Loránd (ELTE), Budapest
Member of AHPE
Hsing Mei holds a MA in Marketing Communications, a MA in International Education and a BA in French Language and Literature. She is also a certified TCSL and TEFL teacher, ICF Associate Certified Coach (ACC) and a member of ICF.
She is a member of Shihan, China (The International Society for Chinese Language Teaching).
Ms Viranyi-Fontan has been working in different institutions, such as the French institute and a Hungarian bilingual high school before making the decision to join us at BISB. She has always loved working with young children and the amazing opportunity and challenge of working in an international environment set her motivations to a great level.