Head of Beaconhouse TNS
Iain Riley is from Edinburgh in Scotland. He has a Master's degree in Educational Leadership, a Postgraduate Certificate in Education and a Bachelor's of Arts in History, from renowned universities. He has taught in his home country of Scotland, Turkey, Egypt, Japan and has spent 10 years in a leading IB school in Shanghai, China. Iain is also an IB facilitator and enjoys sharing his knowledge with fellow educators. He has recently finished running the Role of the Coordinator and Building for the Future workshops. Iain was very proud to introduce the IB into his old school in China, which is now an all-through, three programme school. Many years ago, Iain also trained as a classical singer and was a member of the National Youth Choir of Scotland, progressing to the Chamber Choir and then a soloist. Iain has been privileged to have performed for the Queen and Nelson Mandella. Iain's view and slogan on education is 'lifelong learners create the future', which he not only promotes himself but among his team, parents and students.