Jennifer grew up in Canada where she obtained her MA from the University of Toronto. She taught French immersion programmes before joining the staff of The Sterling Hall School as Director of Academics and The Bishop Strachan School as Principal, Junior School. Involved in Reggio-inspired education since 2002, Jennifer was the Project Coordinator for the Toronto segment of the exhibition 'The Hundred Languages of Children', Founding President of the Ontario Reggio Association and member of the Board of Directors for NAREA (North American Reggio Educators Alliance).  Jennifer has delivered lectures at universities across Canada and the US, and delivered workshops, seminars and plenary addresses at a variety of conferences. Now Principal of Primary at  The International School of Geneva's La Châtaigneraie, she has overseen the architectural and pedagogical project of the new primary school which features a Bilingual IB Primary Years Programme founded on the school's core value of inclusiveness.

SGIS Annual General Meeting 2020

The SGIS AGM on Thursday 19th March at the Hotel President Wilson has been postponed. Further information soon.

Upcoming events

  • Globe Day student conference - your invitation to participate

    at LAS on 11 March 2020 Leysin American School Educational Research (LASER) invites you and your students to join us for our upcoming “Globe Day” student conference on Wednesday, 11 March 2020, from 10:00 to 14:30.Globe Day 2020 will be our sixth...

  • NEASC Accreditation for Learning RESCHEDULED

    From Compliance to Improvement to Transformation Date: March 18, 2021 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM (8:30-15:30)  Location: Institut Florimont This full day workshop will explore NEASC's ACE Learning protocol as a process that helps schools prepare learners for...

  • EduTech 2020

    Institut Le Rosey will be welcoming EduTech 2020 on Wednesday May 6 from 15:00 to 18:00.Dear colleagues, This year Institut Le Rosey will be welcoming EduTech 2020 on Wednesday May 6 from 15:00 to 18:00.In this mini-conference, teachers from...