Following my graduation from Glasgow Caledonian University with a degree in psychology, I worked for the civil service and then in youth services in Glasgow helping young people access sports and recreation in vulnerable communities. Encouraged by a supportive boss I applied to do my post graduate teaching diploma at Strathclyde University and completed it in 2006. I worked in primary schools and private early years settings in Scotland for six years. Then early in 2012, a relative in Houston told me they had been reading about the British school and it sparked my interest. I heard that the school was originally for British students transitioning in and out of Houston, but that it was developing into a truly unique school that catered for international and local families alike. Almost ten years on and I have been privileged to be a part of that change, move to an exceptional new building and even teach multiple members of the same families.
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