BEd Design Technology Leeds Beckett University, UK
Andy joined BIS in 2019 having previously gained a wealth of experience as an IB Design Technology teacher in Hong Kong. His teaching career so far has spanned over twenty-four years across schools in the UK, Qatar, Bahrain, New Zealand, Beijing and most recently as a Head of Design Technology in a well-regarded Hong Kong based International School. Staying at the cutting edge of Design Technology Andy has a long held and keen interest in computer aided design and robotics which has led to exciting and challenging STEAM learning experiences for his students. Notably he has hosted successful international school VEX robotics competitions annually for several years.
As an accredited outdoor leader Andy has been involved with the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award Scheme for many years. Andy’s interests also include mountain biking, travelling and kendo.