Specialism: Primary Teaching and Learning, Curriculum Development
Katie has over 12 years of experience in Education in which time she has specialised in curriculum development and teacher training. Trained in the UK, she has worked in government and international schools in London and Hong Kong. She has experience at a leadership level with the British National Curriculum, the International Primary Curriculum (IPC) and the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IBPYP). Since establishing Educo in 2018, Katie hosts regular teacher training workshops for teachers based in Hong Kong. She has also provided in-school consultation and teacher training workshops for a number of schools across Asia. In addition, Katie has led the development of curriculums for subjects including English as a Second Language (ESL), STEM, Technology, Digital Arts, Entrepreneurship, Science and Creative Writing for educational organisations across the globe.
Specialism: Early Years
Evelyn is an experienced Early Years teacher. Hailing from Ireland, she completed her teacher training and started her teaching career in the United Arab Emirates. During her time in the U.A.E, Evelyn completed her Master’s in Education, with a research project focused on the components of an effective reading lesson. Since relocating to Hong Kong in 2017, Evelyn has been working as a research assistant at Hong Kong University. In this role, she has worked alongside a Professor in Education to design and deliver reading lessons in a number of local schools and kindergartens. Evelyn joined Educo in January 2020 to work as a specialist Early Years consultant.
Derrick is the Business Development Manager at Educo with the responsibility of identifying opportunities for partnerships with schools, educational organisations and government programs. Born in Toronto and raised in Hong Kong, Derrick graduated from York University in Toronto with a degree in Business. Since his return to Hong Kong in 2012, he has worked as a marketing specialist at Jones Lang LaSalle and Business Development Executive for start-up companies in the region. Derrick joined Educo in March 2020 to further develop the company’s reach in Asia and beyond.
Teacher at ESF, Quarry Bay School.
AMT Mindfulness Trainer.
Specialism: Mindfulness, Yoga, Positive Education