GEMS Education Makes two Leadership Appointments for Their British and IB Curriculum Schools
GEMS Education has appointed two new Vice Presidents of Education to going their portfolios of British and IB curriculum institutions as the school network continuouslies strengthen its senior leadership group.
Brendan Grant Law and Peter John Derby-Crook, both education experts, will certainly bring included worth to GEMS Education's student and teaching community based upon their wonderful record in managing costs schools in the UAE, UK and Singapore.
Sir Christopher Stone, Chief Education Officer, GEMS Education, said: "Brendan and Peter will certainly play an important duty in driving the growth of our British and IB curriculum schools.”
"With their extensive experience, proven leadership abilities and record of establishing very effective academic neighborhoods, we eagerly anticipate their payment to the GEMS Education network in order to produce a dazzling future for our students, teachers and staff," he said.
Brendan, listed as a UAE Education Influencer 2017 by whichschooladvisor, encourages many government firms consisting of the Crown Prince Court, and has actually played a leading function in the development of the UAE Precept Education Programme in his previous role. As a critical education leader with a tried and tested performance history in first class colleges, Brendan has actually led 2 schools in Abu Dhabi before GEMS Education.
Peter brings to the table 30 years of experience as primary & Chief Executive Officer having actually collaborated with the Tanglin Count On Singapore, where he led three colleges. Formerly, Peter has actually held leadership duties at colleges in Jakarta, Tokyo, Oman and the UAE and will bring a wealth of experience in British and IB curriculum and accreditation.
An accomplished speaker and motivator, Peter has actually provided TEDx talks, called 'Most Inspirational Business Leader 2017' by Chief Executive Officer Monthly and is also a member of the World IB Heads' Council.
Both will certainly be signing up with the Education team, led by Sir Christopher Stone at GEMS Education in the coming weeks.
GEMS Education has 50 owned and managed schools in the Middle East which 30 deal British curriculum or the IB curriculum. Within the IB curriculum, GEMS students' have continuouslied achieve outstanding efficiency with a 91 percent pass price as compared to the global pass rate of 79 percent in 2016.
Similarly, in 2017, there was an 11 per cent boost in the variety of pupils standing for A level exams as compared to 2016 with 19 per cent accomplishing A * grade, and 52 percent of all results went to either A * or A grade.