Grade 1 Teacher and Team Leader and CIS Coordinator
Originally from South Africa, Colleen now enters her 22nd year in education, having held various teaching and leadership roles in South Africa, Botswana and Colombia before joining ISNS as Grade 1 Lead and homeroom teacher in 2017.
Colleen strives to provide a safe, caring and enjoyable classroom environment in which all children are celebrated as learners and individuals. She is a strong believer in fostering growth mindsets in her students and enjoys sharing her love of reading with children.
Colleen enjoys running, cooking and exploring the city of Shenzhen. She is married to Warren and they have two children. Their daughter, Kelli attends ISNS and as a family, they are grateful to be a part of the wonderfully supportive ISNS community!