Originally from the Philippines, André, or Mr.Q, is on his third year at Léman. He has been teaching Primary Visual Art and taught percussion for the Léman enrichment programme. For schoolyear 2020 – 2021, Andre is STEAM lead alongside teaching Primary Visual Art.
André graduated with a Fine Arts degree, major in Industrial Design. In his 20 years in education, André has taught and led Art / Design departments in 4 international schools including Indonesia, the Philippines, Cambodia and South Korea before heading to China. He has also been involved with teaching students about his passion, drums and music, in all these schools.
André enjoys the challenge and results of teaching Visual Art through collaboration. He is also constantly finding ways to incorporate technology in his lessons or presentations. André is a motorsports enthusiast, LEGO builder and enjoys travelling with his wife and daughter.