Heather Campbell

Heather Campbell

DP Coordinator, English and TOK teacher with 14 years of overseas teaching experience.

Work History

Work History
Aug 2012 - Jun 2015

IB Diploma and Extended Essay Coordinator

International School of Islamabad
  • Planned and coordinated the feasibility study as well as the candidacy phase and IBO verification visit.
  • Trained and supported teachers in preparation for implementation of the IB program.
  • Coordinated the development of policies, procedures, schedules and timetables.
  • Scheduled and facilitated events designed to ensure student and parent understanding of the program and its demands.
  • Communicated with the IBO to ensure compliance with IB rules and regulations.
Aug 2007 - Jun 2015

High school English/Theory of Knowledge teacher

International School of Islamabad
  • Taught IB Language and Literature, Theory of Knowledge, AP Literature, AP Language, English 9-10, Creative Writing and Film Studies.
  • Facilitated Curriculum Action Team for Strategic Plan and IBDP candidacy and implementation committees.
  • Coached girls' volleyball, 2011; supervised ┬áliterary magazine, 2007 and 2010
  • Directed drama productions, 2007 and 2008.
Aug 2006 - Jun 2007

High School English Teacher

Hsinchu International School, Taiwan
  • Developed curriculum; taught HS English ┬áDigital Journalism (grades 7-11), drama; one to one laptop school.
Aug 2004 - Jun 2006

HS English Teacher

Koc School, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Taught all levels of High School English, including IB English A2.
  • Supervisor for ISTA drama team, 2007.
Aug 2002 - Jun 2004

HS English and Drama teacher

International School of Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Taught all levels of HS English (including AP Literature) as well as HS drama.
  • Co-directed one-act plays and school musical.
Aug 2000 - Jun 2002

Head of English Department

American International School Kuwait
  • Served as Head of Department in year 2, coordinating between the English department and the school administration.
  • Supervised Knowledge Bowl team
Sep 1989 - Jun 2000

English, Media and Drama Teacher

Thornlea Secondary School. Ontario, Canada
  • Taught a wide variety of courses at a suburban high school north of Toronto, Canada.
  • Coached volleyball, co-directed musical, sponsored charity and women's issues clubs.


Jun 2005 - Jul 2007


Endicott College

Blended online and onsite classes at Endicott's Madrid campus, with an emphasis on international education.

Sep 1985 - May 1989

Bachelor of Arts. Honours, concurrent Bachelor of Education

Queens' University, Kingston, Canada

BAH in English Literature, B. Ed specializing in Intermediate-Senior English and Drama



Use of Educational Software

Proficient in the use of moodle, gradequick, edline, atlas rubicon and smart board software.



Adaptive Schools Training

The Center for Adaptive Schools
Facilitating effective team work and meetings, Amman, 2009

Leadership and Group Dynamics

Principals' Training Center
One of a series of certificates that lead to an International School Leadership Certificate. Miami, Florida, July 2012

English Language and Literature Category 1

IBO Asia Pacific
New Curriculum training, Hong Kong, March 2012

Theory of Knowledge Category 3

IBO Asia Pacific
New curriculum training, IBO Asia Pacific, Singapore, February 2013

IB Diploma Coordination Category 2

Barcelona, Spain, February 2014