An enthusiastic member of the Secondary team and English Learning Area Leader, Kate Ellicott is an experienced teacher of the IGCSE and IB, as well as KS3 and MYP. Originally from New Zealand, Kate has been teaching English for eighteen years, with international experience in Sri Lanka and Thailand prior to Singapore. She is dedicated to ensuring that each learner is inspired and supported in becoming the best they can be. It is important to Kate to foster and develop positive and meaningful learning relationships where individuals feel valued and appreciated – able to be themselves and thrive. In her spare time Kate enjoys travelling, reading, and keeping fit, as well as fostering animals for a local charity.