PYP PE Liaison Teacher & Lower PYP Physical and Health Education Teacher
Ilan Ben-Sira is a Physical Education teacher and an athletic coach at ISNS. Before coming to China, he taught for 10 years at a private school in the Chicago area. Ilan was born and grew up in Israel before moving to the United States. He holds a bachelor's degree in Physical Education and a Masters in Exercise Science. This is Ilan’s second teaching position in China after working in an international school in Beijing.
Ilan strongly believe in teaching his students to appreciate and understand the importance of an active lifestyle through meaningful and fun experiences. He focuses on the students’ strengths and teach them to overcome their weaknesses. Ilan is excited to provide kids with practical, lifelong health skill, that cross over subject matter and develop character.
When he is not teaching, coaching or babbling about sports, Ilan enjoys spending time with his family and traveling around the world.