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Le Thi Nguyet Thi

Principal CVK (Binh Chanh Campus)
  • Master of Arts in Educational Management - HCMC University of Social Sciences and Humanities
  • Bachelor of Arts in Preschool - HCMC University of Pedagogy
  • Bachelor of Arts in English Linguistics and Literature - HCMC University of Social Sciences and Humanities
  • Certificate of Teaching English for Children - Hanoi University of Languages and International Studies Teaching experience
  • 5 years at the Kindergarten Department of CIS

Bui Thi Van An

Vice Principal CVK (Binh Chanh Campus)
  • Bachelor of Kindergarten Education - Saigon University
  • Certificate of Education Administration - Hanoi University of Pedagogy 2, HN
  • Many years of teaching experience in public and international kindergartens

Ian Wilson

Director of AES
  • Masters in Educational Administration, University of New England, Australia, 1998
  • Bachelor of Education, Edith Cowan University, Western Australia, 1982

Additional Qualifications

  • IB Workshops: Administration, Category 1, 2014
  • Diploma in Law LPAB, Sydney University, Australia, 2006
  • Graduate Diploma in Law, Wollongong University, Australia

Teaching Experience: K-6 Australia and Malaysia, Yr 7-10 Australia, 6 years
Administrative Experience: Director of Schools, District Superintendent, Principal Kindergarten to Grade 12, 34 years


Tran Thi Kim Ha

Vice-Principal of AES
  • Bachelor of Arts,  Hanoi University of Pedagogy 1, HN
  • Bachelor of Arts, Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics and Public Administration

Additional Qualifications:

  • Certificate of Education Management- School of Education Management, HCMC
  • Certificate of Administration Management- School of Education Management, HCMC

Educational- related working experience: 34 years
Administrative experience: 20 years


Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan

Vice-Principal of AES
  • Bachelor of Arts (English Education) - Hue University of Foreign Language,
  • Certificate of Education Administration (on-going)

Teaching experience: 10 years + in English Education Centres
Administrative experience: 2 years


Jonathan Iliffe

English Program Director of AES
  • Master of Education in progress, Assessment and Evaluation, Queen’s University
  • Bachelor of Education, Schulich School of Education, Nipissing University, 2011
  • Bachelor of Arts, Brock University, 2008

Additional Qualifications:

  • Principal’s Qualification Part 1, 2017
  • IB Workshops, Category 1 & 3, 2016
  • ESL Specialist, 2015

Teaching experience: 7 years as K-8 Classroom Teacher
Administrative experience: Director of CISS Summer Camp 2017