Bed (Hons) Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
(NPQH) National Professional Qualification for Headship, UK
Deirdre is passionate about education, exploring innovative and exciting ways to enhance children’s learning and the use of learning technology in the classroom. She began her teaching career in Ireland where she taught for 4 years before moving overseas where she has taught for the last 17 years in Kuwait, South Korea and Malaysia. She has worked across all areas of the primary school and has held a variety of leadership roles including Key Stage 2 Leader at The British (Seoul Foreign) School, Seoul, Korea and Head of Curriculum roles at the Alice Smith School in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Deirdre is married with 2 young boys and her spare time is spent with family, travelling and exploring new places. She loves to bake, read and enjoys swimming, yoga and the movies.