Timothy is a certified and licensed elementary school educator and consultant with over 12 years of experience in various local and international schools in Singapore, Malaysia, Korea & China. During his time as an international teacher Timothy taught the Cambridge International Primary Program and the International Baccalaureate (IB) Program. Timothy feels that his core strengths lie in the Teaching of the English Language, Integration of Technology in Education and Curriculum Development & Review.
Timothy’s experience working in large, international teams has led him to believe that his greatest value lies in being a compassionate, enthusiastic and innovative educator. This is crucial as he feels that international teaching is fast-paced, ever-evolving and with a high degree of emotional investment.
Timothy constantly challenges himself in the classroom to provide students with creative and innovative lessons which drive their curiosity. His commitment to quality in the classroom has allowed him to see his students achieve exceptional educational outcomes.
It is his goal to combine his range of experience and abilities to be a compassionate, enthusiastic and innovative educator that will make a lasting impact on student’s lives and make a positive contribution to Raffles American school and the Johor community. Timothy holds a Bachelor of Science in Sociology with a focus on Educational Sociology, Educational Technology & Comparative Education from Portland State University, USA. Timothy is also internationally certified and licensed to teach elementary school in the District of Columbia. In his spare time he enjoys playing games and solving puzzles, running and kickboxing.