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 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.
Josephine studied Dutch Language and Literature at Leiden University, has a Master’s degree in mediaeval studies and an upper secondary teaching qualification. She worked as a teacher in the Dutch secondary curriculum until 1997, when she switched over to the IB-educational system. She founded IBID in 2000. Josephine is IBDP workshop leader for ‘IB Language A: Literature’ and a counsellor for IB Dutch teachers abroad. In spring 2017 she had a temporarily contract for some months as IB Dutch teacher at UWCSEA Singapore, her former employer. Subsequently she took up a part time position as IB Dutch teacher at AICS (Amsterdam International Community School) as per September 2017.