Virtual Open House | 24 April 2021 | 10:30 AM

“Advanced Placement (AP) vs. International Baccalaureate (IB)”

Join us on Saturday, the 24th of April, for a virtual open house on the differences between the AP and IB programs and how to make the best decision for your child. 

This live webinar features a main talk by the Middle & High School Principal, Mr. Darryl Harding, along with a focused look at how ICS prepares our students for college admissions from the High School Counselor, Mr. Eric Laug. Our two speakers will be joined by the Director of ICS, Dr. James P. Rader, for a live Q&A session moderated by the Director of Teaching & Learning, Ms. Kara Stucky.

Join us for this free event and get your chance to sign up for a one-on-one, no-strings-attached session with an admissions representative. We welcome all prospective parents from all walks of life and are thrilled to show you the #uKNIGHTed way! 

In this webinar you can expect to:

  • Learn about the key differences between the AP vs. IB curricula
  • Learn more about the American curriculum at ICS and where a graduate of ICS can go to for college and university admissions
  • Have a live Q&A segment with our speakers

Register Now!

Speaker Information

ICS Singapore MS/HS principal

Mr. Darryl Harding

Middle & High School Principal

Mr. Darryl Harding is an experienced educator with invaluable experience in teaching roles as well as leadership roles within the education industry, including his most recent role as a Middle Years Programme Coordinator at IGB International School in Malaysia as well as his roles with accreditation at International Baccalaureate and the Western Association of Schools & Colleges. Mr. Harding holds a B.S., M.A., M.Ed. and a Graduate Diploma in Educational Leadership. 

Mr. Eric Laug

High School Counselor

Mr. Eric Laug has over 10 years experience working with youth in counseling and coaching roles, including a previous role as Chaplain at ICS. He comes to ICS with a passion for student leadership and development as well as coaching students in decisions about their future. Mr. Laug has a B.A. and M.A in Counseling.

Q&A Panel & Moderator

Dr. James P. Rader


Dr. James P. Rader is a longtime educator with over 35 years experience in international schools and universities in Korea and the United States. Most recently, Dr. Rader served as the Secondary School Principal at Gyeonggi Suwon International School in Suwon, Korea. Currently, Dr. Rader serves as the director of ICS and holds a B.S., M.S., M.Ed., and Ed.D. in Educational Leadership. 

Ms. Kara Stucky

Director of Teaching & Learning

Ms. Kara Stucky has over 14 years experience as an educator and has been teaching at ICS for 10+ years. Ms. Stucky has taught middle and high school math, design technology, as well as worked as a math and technology coach. She currently leads the curriculum department at ICS and holds a B.A. and M.S. in Curriculum and Instruction with a specialization in Digital Teaching and Learning.