Kate Ryan joined GEMS Education Americas in 2013 from London, where she was part of the founding leadership team of an all-through school, which provides both elementary and high school education. After being part of the pre-ops team for GEMS World Academy-Chicago, Kate is now building upon her global educational and leadership experience as part of the New York team.
Kate has a successful track record in delivering organizational and curriculum development, teacher and student engagement, teaching and learning, performance management and start-up projects.
With rich and extensive international experience at both policy and school levels, Kate has worked on curriculum and teaching and learning in regions as diverse as Oceania, Asia-Pacific countries, the Caribbean and the European Union. A linguist by background, she has worked as Head of Languages in London and New Zealand schools, teaching French, Spanish, Japanese, Latin and Greek.
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