School Services team

 

Kevin House

Regional Head of School Services, Asia Pacific

Kevin joined the International Baccalaureate® (IB) after many years in international schools across Africa, Europe and Asia. He has spent much of this time as a school administrator in a number of IB World Schools in Asia Pacific, building up a first-hand understanding of the specific opportunities and requirements experienced in our exciting and diverse region. In addition to his school leadership roles, he has been a committed IB consultant, visiting team member and workshop leader. To further the development of exceptional IB World Schools, he will concentrate on continuing to improve the service aspects of School Services’ remit by focussing on the authorisation and evaluation processes.

 

Monita Sen 

Monita Sen

Regional School Services Manager Primary Years Programme 

Monita has over 12 years experience working with the PYP in a variety of roles including primary teacher, drama teacher, PYP coordinator, head of school, PYP workshop leader, school visitor, educational consultant, teacher-trainer and workshop developer. Monita holds a Masters degree in Education and English Literature. Contact Monita regarding anything to do with the PYP authorization or evaluation process or if you have general questions regarding the Primary Years Programme.

 

Steven Wishart

Steven Wishart

PYP Associate Manager 

Steven brings with him 19 years of educational experience, having worked in Australia, Vietnam, Hong Kong and Singapore. Steven began his PYP journey more than ten years ago and has worked in a variety of roles including teaching, curriculum coordination and as a workshop leader. He designed the IB Learning Environment workshop and has presented throughout the Asia Pacific Region, Europe and the United States. 

 

Ashish Trivedi

Ashish Trivedi

Regional School Services Manager Middle Years Programme

Ashish joined the International Baccalaureate organization as MYP Associate Regional Manager in August 2008. For the past 14 years he has taught in national and international schools in India, Indonesia and Japan as Head of Technology, MYP and Diploma Coordinator. Ashish has been an MYP workshop leader and school visitor since 2004. He holds a Bachelors degree in Science and Masters degrees in Computer Education and Educational Leadership from universities in India and Australia.

 

Julian Jefferys

 

Julian Jefferys

Regional School Services Manager Diploma Programme

Over the last decade Julian has been advocating, explaining and working with the three International Baccalaureate Programmes. He has worked in local and international school systems in the Asia Pacific region in a variety of leadership positions. Most recently, as the inaugural Diploma Coordinator at an independent school in Australia, Julian established and implemented the Diploma Programme. He holds a Masters in Educational Leadership specialising in the feasibility of schools intending to become IB World Schools.

 

Avalokita Nanda

Avalokita Nanda

Diploma School Services Associate Manager

Avalokita Nanda has a Bachelors degree in Education; and a Masters degree in Sociology specializing in Education and Women’s studies from the University of Pune in India. Over the 14 years she spent in schools, she has taught in all three IB programmes, putting into practice much she learnt from the early “Making the PYP happen” . Her previous educator roles with the IB include senior moderator and workshop leader for the MYP; and examiner, five year review Panel member and visiting team leader for the Diploma Programme.

 

Tan Ming Kee

Tan Ming Kee 

Schools Division Operations Manager

Ming Kee joined IB in 2009 and is responsible for managing office operations and administration within Schools Division and administrative systems behind. She is the main point of contact for administration side of authorisation and evaluation processes and related systems (IB Docs, IBIS, Basecamp). Prior to joining the IB, Ming Kee worked in DELL Global GV as software development manager and project manager with Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (IDA). Ming Kee has 12 years experience in project management and business analysis.

 

Ana Jeremiah

 

Ana Jeremiah

Schools Operations Associate

Responsibilities: Front line support to authorisation and evaluation process of Primary Years Programme which includes processing SIFs, application forms; coordinating visits between IB Educators and Schools; administer systems which includes IB Docs, IBAP Basecamp and IBIS. Main point of contact to advise IB coordinators and IB Educators about the administration side of authorisation and evaluation processes of PYP. 

 

Ishma Sharie Md Sharip

Ishma Sharie Md Sharip

Schools Operations Associate

Responsibilities: Front line support to authorisation and evaluation process of Middle Years Programme which includes processing SIFs, application forms; coordinating visits between IB Educators and Schools; administer systems which includes IB Docs, IBAP Basecamp and IBIS. Main point of contact to advise IB coordinators and IB Educators about the administration side of authorisation and evaluation processes of MYP. Also assist in coordinating cross programme and synchronised visits. 

 

Deirdrei Chang

Deirdre Chang

Schools Operations Associate 

Responsibilities: Front line support to authorisation and evaluation process of Diploma Programme which includes processing SIFs, application forms; coordinating visits between IB Educators and Schools; administer systems which includes IB Docs, IBAP Basecamp and IBIS. Main point of contact to advise IB coordinators and IB Educators about the administration side of authorisation and evaluation processes of DP.