Ms. Tillotson undertook her undergraduate degree in Psychology (Bsc Hons) from the University of York before completing her PGCE and Masters in Education at the University of Cambridge. Prior to joining NAIS she taught Reception for 4 years at a primary school in Hackney, East London and was Early Years Leader for over 2 years.
Ms. Tillotson loves to try new things and has array of hobbies. Whilst she enjoys singing with her choral troop and listening to political podcasts, she has recently discovered amateur floristry. She’s a keen traveller and is looking forward to making the most of Hong Kong’s flight connections, as well as hiking and camping in Hong Kong’s famously picturesque landscape.
Sarah is a strong advocate of the importance of child-led learning and empowering children to learn through purposeful play in a responsive environment. Her practice embraces children’s love of story telling and encourages children to develop resilience and independence.