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 Annual General Meeting will take place on March 19th, 2020 at the President Wilson Hotel, Geneva
(SGIS MEMBER SCHOOLS ONLY)

Time TBC

Upcoming events

  • Elfs meeting

    Our next Elfs meeting will take place at the British School of Bern Date: Sat. 2nd November 2019  Workshop Title:  When to intervene in an Early Year’s Programme Workshop Presenter: Mrs. Sylvia Leck, Academic Director of “ Foundations For...

  • Job-Alike: IB Diploma Design Technology & IB Diploma Computer Science

    Friday 8th November 2019 International School Basel is hosting a one-day Job-Alike event for the IB Diploma Design Technology and IB Diploma Computer Science teachers.The event aims to provide an opportunity for experienced and new teachers to get...

  • SGIS Business Managers' Meeting

    Friday, 15 November 2019 International School Basel is pleased to host the annual SGIS Business Managers' Meeting. For more information contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. document.getElementById('cloak6878ea5699a29b31a92be1732e5c1e72').innerHTML...

  • The SGIS Leadership Conference

    Saturday 16 November 2019 10:00 > 16:00 Campus des Nations at the International School of Geneva More info and link to...