Business manager / teacher SSST
Ilse holds a master degree from the Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management and worked almost two decades in the industry as a project manager, consultant and trainer. Subsequently, she studied applied linguistics and translation studies at the Brussels University Association, specialising in Dutch, French and Spanish. She has an upper secondary teaching qualification. Ilse held a language teaching post at two universities and various schools in Hong Kong, and taught IB Dutch in Singapore and Frankfurt. From 2018, she is teaching at the DY Patil International School in Antwerp. Furthermore, she is an examiner for IB-MYP Language and Literature Dutch A.
Luc studied Germanic languages at the KU Leuven in Belgium, majoring in Dutch and English. He holds an upper secondary teaching qualification and has extensive experience as an IB teacher Dutch in Brussels and Waterloo, and at Jakarta International School. Luc currently lectures at the Kyoto University and is an IB examiner for Dutch A: Language and Literature.
Teacher SSST & pre-IBDP
Hanneke holds a degree in Dutch Linguistics from the University of Groningen where she also completed an upper secondary teaching qualification. She worked as an IB teacher and year tutor at the International School in Haren (Groningen) until moving to the UK in 1996. She then worked as an IB Dutch A teacher at the American Community School in Cobham and later as teacher of Dutch in Aberdeen. For the last 20 years Hanneke has been the principal examiner for IGCSE, GCSE and A-level Dutch exams. She also helps students in their preparation for the Leuven CNaVT exam.
Teacher pre-IBDP & SSST
Annelies holds a Master’s degree Dutch at Leiden University and an upper secondary teaching qualification. She majored in historical linguistics and dialectology, and completed the minors Second Language Acquisition and Children’s Literature. She worked as a Dutch teacher for over twenty years at various international schools in Germany and Switzerland. Here she gained extensive experience in tutoring IB students and developing the curriculum for the pre-IBDP and IBDP programmes. As of March 2018, Annelies works as IB Dutch teacher at Amsterdam International Community School.