ROBERT EVANS - DIRECTOR OF TEACHING & LEARNING
Robert has served as a principal in every division from early childhood through high school at schools internationally and in the United States.
Robert joins us from The American Community School at Beirut where he was the High School Principal. He has also served as the PK-10 Principal and later Secondary School Principal at The American International School of Egypt, West Campus in Cairo, the Elementary Principal at The American International School in Abu Dhabi, and the Principal at West Ashley Intermediate School in Charleston, South Carolina.
Robert has taught middle school, high school, and undergraduate courses—and worked as a camp counsellor for 13 summers. He holds a doctorate in School Leadership and Supervision from the University of Virginia with his dissertation focused on Cognitive Coaching, an M.Ed. in Health Education from Temple University, and a B.A.E. in Secondary Education: History from Arizona State University.
As Director of Teaching and Learning, he leads a team of instructional coaches who work with 157 teaching staff from PK through grade 12 across two campuses to support teachers in improving their practices. Robert coordinates staff development and professional learning at AISJ through onsite based training and through a partnership with external consultants and AISA.
He is joined by his wife Kim, who is South African, and two young daughters, Reagan and Katelyn.