Chris received his degree in History from Sheffield Hallam University in 2009 before going on to complete his PGCE in Primary Education at Liverpool Hope University the following year. He taught in the UK before moving to Cairo, Egypt to take up his first international teaching positon. Chris taught in Key Stage One for many years in British curriculum schools. He then moved to Dubai and taught in Key Stage Two allowing him to gain further experience teaching in another international setting.
He joined NAIS Pudong's Primary Team in 2016 where he has taught in Year 2. He has taken a keen interest in helping younger students learn how to read and write and has contributed to our Phonics programme. Chris is passionate about teaching through story-telling and hopes to encourage all students to become life-long readers and storytellers themselves. Beyond the classroom, he has helped support NAIS Pudong's Primary sports teams promoting teamwork and an active and healthy lifestyle through sports