Pilot technology applications (voluntarily/ independently) & promote suitable applications formally and informally.
Google mail (instrumental in moving school to current Gmail platform)
Google Docs (initially the Google Doc evangelist at current school)
Create wiki for technology presentation in Hong Kong 2009
Demonstrated leadership in developing wiki to share information with new teachers to international school.
Built wiki as collaboration tool to standardize delivery and assessment of a 3-teacher, 4-secton science course.
Repeatedly use wiki to plan inter-school Science Olympics in Korea.
Make course wikis routinely to communicate course expectations and provide platform for student collaboration
Biology Year 1 and year 2
Anatomy and Physiology
Built first website to publish curriculum work and publicize student products & excellence.
Constructed and maintain a hybrid personal/work website.
Independently made a website in support of curricular activity to provide standardized information for students from 3 grade levels and 12 different class sections for intra-school science fair.
To teach an engaging and experiential science curriculum in an innovative and collaborative learning community focused on student learning.
Certificates & Licenses
Teaching certificate #362890F
Biology (grades 4-12)
Science (grades 4-12)
IB Assistant Examiner
IB, DP SL paper 2
Extended Essay in biology
Environmental Systems and Societies (paper 2)
Open Water (Scuba) Diver
Started “science fair” to showcase learning,
Stimulated transition to GMail and Google Docs to streamline technology work-flow,
Presented at regional conferences (2009, 2012) on technology and critical thinking,
Leads science department,
Participates as IB assistant examiner in biology
Organized inter-school science competition (International School Middle School Science Olympics in Korea),
Hosted Korean teacher visit to GSIS,
Built relationships with science departments at competitive private schools in Malaysia.
Implemented 1-to-1 laptops/iPads,
Taught with Vernier probe-ware,
Built class wikis and websites, i
Incorporates Google Docs, blogs and Twitter.
Teaching science, math, health; sponsoring elementary cub scouts and high school forensics;
Started “Skim Boarding” and “Car Maintenance” classes (at prep school)
Sponsored Forensics (high school) and Cub Scouts (elementary school)
Rewrote Physical Science curriculum to focus on standardized test objectives (used to measure academic growth at Dalat.
Designed objectives and sequence for Dalat's Chemistry curriculum.
Presented seminar at ASCI's biannual conference in Chiang-Mai, Thailand (Nov. 22-24, 2012) on developing critical thinking in high school students through Socratic discussion about "evolution" in teaching science.
Established system for ordering materials and supplies.