Facilitator: Ji De-Giorgi Han
Ji Han currently serves as the Director of Curriculum and Learning at the Zurich International School. Over the past 25 years, her professional journey has included positions as Principal, Curriculum Coordinator, classroom teacher and educational consultant in many schools and countries around the world. She holds a Masters in Educational Leadership from Lehigh University, and fosters an ongoing commitment for pedagogical leadership, shaping school culture and concept-driven learning. She remains active in promoting collaboration and sharing mutual best practice through her involvement as a workshop facilitator, conference presenter, accreditation leader and a member of various committee groups. Ji continues to be keenly involved in working with curriculum design and development and professional development on Guided Inquiry. Her partnership with the Common Ground Collaborative has provided exciting opportunities for pioneering these ideas and fueling her commitment to continuous learning. She is passionate about supporting school communities in developing successful frameworks which give all learners access to deep conceptual understanding and sustainable competencies. Ji has been a co-leader for the Principal's Training Centre since 2008 and has extensive experience as a consultant for international agencies such as the International Baccalaureate, Council of International Schools and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.