Exupery International School is proud to announce that Marcelle van Leenen has begun serving as our Head of Primary.
Marcelle is a bilingual Dutch-English speaker who has worked closely with the International Baccalaureate, both as a teacher trainer for their Primary Years Programme and as a school visitation member. Marcelle's commitment to inquiry-based, language-integrated programs makes her an excellent fit for the Exupery community.
Our students and staff with benefit greatly from her knowledge and experience including as a PYP Teacher, digital literacy coach and mentor, and as a language acquisitions specialist. In total, Marcelle has taught for over twenty years in locations such as China, the Netherlands, Vietnam, Qatar, and Cambodia.
We are certain that Marcelle's core values for education—such as international mindedness, innovation, and a focus on creativity—will further develop and expand our vision for primary school students. On behalf of the Exupery community, we'd like to offer Marcelle a warm welcome and best wishes in her new role.