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Jim Harvey

Mr James Harvey

Head of Primary

Mr Harvey has been a teacher for 14 years; teaching in the UK, Taiwan, Beijing, Kuala Lumpur and now Yangon. He has mostly taught across Key Stages 1 and 2 and has also taught English as an Additional Language (EAL).

Qualifications

BA International Relations; PGCE Nottingham Trent University; CELTA Qualified

About

Mr Harvey has been a teacher for 14 years; teaching in the UK, Taiwan, Beijing, Kuala Lumpur and now Yangon. He has mostly taught across Key Stages 1 and 2 and has also taught English as an Additional Language (EAL). With this experience, Jim has an appreciation and understanding of the unique challenges that face international school students.

Along with a vast experience in delivering the British Curriculum, Jim has a particular interest in learning styles, teaching methods and assessment for learning. He has been the coordinator of both English and Maths helping to lead and develop the teaching and learning of each subject in his various schools.

Jim encourages parental involvement in the school community and has led workshops for parents and colleagues to help the understanding of how Maths and Reading are taught and what can be done to support this at home.

In his spare time, Jim enjoys running and all forms of competitive sport.