Elementary Librarian, Yokohama International School
Eclectic reader and reviewer, inspired and inspiring lover of children’s literature. Dynamic and experienced PYP librarian, inquiry-based teacher, and lifelong learner, with sixteen years’ experience of working with EAL and Early Years students in an international school context. Passionate advocate of school libraries as a hub for learning for students, teachers and parents. MSc thesis research focused on how primary schools can use digital outreach as a means of connecting with and educating parent communities. Set up the kindergarten library at ESF Tsing Yi, Hong Kong. Currently working as Elementary Librarian at Yokohama International School, and oversaw the redesign of the library space during the move to a new campus. Nominating librarian for the annual Sakura Medal Book Awards (https://sites.google.com/view/sakuramedal/home).
21st Century Learning International is run by highly experienced educators and delivers world class conferences and events aligning with our mission of “Building Communities of Learners”. 21CLI also provides consultancy services for schools and school groups with a special emphasis on the use of technology for administration, learning and teaching. 21CLHK is one of 6 annual conferences in the 21CLI portfolio.