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“How to Choose the Right International School for Your Child”
Dr. James P. Rader, an education specialist and two seasoned international school principals, Mr. Darryl Harding and Mr. Lance Kershner will discuss the best practices in choosing a quality education that is suitable for your child's needs. This webinar includes interactive sessions with our school principals for a customized look into the elementary, middle and high school division.
In this webinar, you can expect to:
- Discover the international school landscape in Singapore
- Learn more about the American curriculum and its benefits
- Find out the difference between Advanced Placement (AP) courses and International Baccalaureate (IB) programmes
- Gain insights from a Q&A segment with our speakers
Watch our Virtual Open House Recording from October 10, 2020
"How to Choose the Right International School for Your Child"
Dr. James P. Rader
Dr. James P. Rader has taught, coached, and served as an administrator for the past 35 years in Christian international schools and universities in Korea and the United States. Prior to joining ICS Singapore, Dr. Rader served as the Secondary School Principal at Gyeonggi Suwon International School in Korea and was an Assistant Professor in the School of Education at Asbury University, in Kentucky, as well as serving as the Head Women’s Volleyball Coach from 2009-2016. Dr. Rader holds a B.S., M.S, M.Ed., and PhD in Educational Leadership and Administration.
Middle & High School Overview
[Grade 6 to Grade 12]
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 and at Gyeonggi Suwon International School in Korea 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.
Elementary School Overview
[K4 to Grade 5]
Mr. Lance Kershner
Elementary School Principal
Mr. Lance Kershner is an experienced educator and school leader whose professional journey spans five countries and three continents over 21 years. He recently comes from the Metropolitan School in Cairo, Egypt as their Elementary School Principal and has also served as an elementary school teacher at Singapore American School and Colegio Maya in Guatemala. Mr. Kershner holds a B.S. in Early Childhood Education, a Diploma de Español como Lengua Extranjera, and an M.S. in Multidisciplinary Studies (Education).