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NAIS Additional Support Needs Teachers

  • Ms. F. Ryder

    Ms. F. Ryder

    Head of Additional Support Needs

    Ms. F. Ryder

    Having completed an Honours degree and a PGCE at De Montfort University in UK, Ms Ryder has successfully taught internationally (in Europe, Africa and Middle East) as well as the UK for nearly 25 years.

    She has led English and literacy programmes across primary and secondary schools worldwide, and thus developed her interest in Additional Support Needs. She has held several leadership roles including deputy head and SENCo (Special Education Needs Co-ordinater) in a variety of educational settings.

    Having had experience working with children in several countries from many different nationalities and languages, Ms Ryder believes using a variety of communication strategies is key to her teaching style. She has a holistic approach to education and an extensive interest in the neuro-science behind learning.

    In her spare time, Ms Ryder loves exploring new countries, learning to play the djembe drum and goes sea kayaking.

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  • Mrs. Silver

    Mrs. K. Silver

    Head of EAL

    Mrs. K. Silver

    Mrs Silver graduated from the University of Newcastle and East Anglia. She has taught in a number of different countries including the UK, Dubai, New Zealand and in Hong Kong. She has mainly taught KS1 and has taken on a number of coordinator responsibilities during her career.

     

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  • Mr. E. Chan

    Mr. E. Chan

    Additional Support Needs Teacher

    Mr. E. Chan

    Mr. Chan graduated from La Trobe University with a Bachelor of Teaching (Primary) in Australia and completed his Master of Education from The University of Western Australia. He has been an English Teacher in Hong Kong for the past ten years working in local primary schools across different school districts. He received his TESOL training from the Hong Kong Institute of Education.   

     

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  • J. Borus

    Mr. J. Borus

    EAL Teacher

  • N. Shannon

    Ms. N. Shannon

    ASN & EAL Teacher, Caernarfon C House Tutor

    Ms. N. Shannon

    Having completed a Bachelors degree in Psychology and a PGCE in secondary mathematics, Miss Shannon started her career teaching mathematics in a secondary academy in England. She always had a keen interest in Additional Support Needs, and so obtained the SEND National Award at the University of Hertfordshire. Miss Shannon then worked in a Complex Needs school in Norwich for several years.

    As a compassionate and enthusiastic teacher, she enjoys the process of making learning as interactive and varied as possible. She believes strongly in building the confidence of students, to support them in trying new things.

    Miss Shannon grew up in Hong Kong, and attended secondary school here. She loves the positive atmosphere, love of learning and sense of community that schools can provide. She is very happy to be back and continue her teaching career in Hong Kong. In her spare time, Miss Shannon loves visiting Disneyland, travelling, karaoke and kayaking. She also attends Cantonese lessons once a week and loves to enjoy bubble tea with her friends.

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  • J. Au

    Ms. J. Au

    EAL Teacher, Windsor A House Tutor

    Ms. J. Au

    Miss Au is a graduate from The University of Hong Kong with a Bachelor’s Degree in Education (Primary English). With great enthusiasm for teaching and various international curricula, she served on Hong Kong Prospective Teacher Association and earned her TESOL and TEFL certification before entering the teaching profession. Her teaching career began in a primary school designated for non-Chinese speaking (NCS) children, notably with ethnic minority students, in which she facilitated their adaptation to the local education system and their integration into the community.

    Inspired by her high school teacher, she is committed to create a fun and welcoming atmosphere for her students. She aims to energize her classroom by encouraging risk-taking in learning and creating a sense of community. She is dedicated to equity and firmly believes the power of developing meaningful relationships is critical to successful learning.

    Outside of school, she is a very keen and active sportswoman. She is particularly passionate about lacrosse, dragon boating, volleyball and is further developing her lacrosse skills in the Hong Kong (HPP) team.

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  • Ms. S. Carnett

    Ms. S. Carnett

    EAL Teacher

    Ms. S. Carnett

    Miss Carnett holds a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting from the University of Arizona. But, during her last semester of university, she discovered her love for teaching through working as a university teaching assistant. After her job as a university teaching assistant, Miss Carnett worked as a native English teacher at an international kindergarten in Hong Kong. While she was working at the kindergarten, she received her TEFL certification. She then entered Nord Anglia as a Teaching Assistant before moving up to her current position as an EAL teacher. Furthermore, Miss Carnett is in the process of completing her Masters in English for Academic Purposes at the Education University of Hong Kong.

    Miss Carnett promotes a safe and welcoming environment for her students to encourage her students to speak more and feel comfortable enough to take risks when asking and answering questions. Outside of school, she enjoys keeping active through hiking and practising Krav Maga. She also enjoys reading and learning new things about different cultures and languages.

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