起于心，岂止于新 | CCIS新进教师团队
English Teacher: Adam Calliham
Mr. Calliham received his Bachelor of Arts in Music Performance from DePaul University, and his Master of Arts in Music Education from the University of Southern California.
Suspending his Doctoral Studies at the University of Nebraska, Mr. Calliham came to China in 2015 as Academic Director of Langston English Training Center in Shenyang, and relocated to Chengdu to become Principal of the American Curriculum Center of a Well-known High School.
He led a team of foreign teachers to instruct AP-level curriculum aimed at preparing students for studying abroad at top 100 American universities. Mr. Calliham fosters a creative learning environment wherever he goes and is excited to help do this at Concordia.
He is an HSK-3 level Chinese speaker and communicates well with students and parents. His extensive experience in various Chinese learning environments is an asset to nurturing the unique approach to education found at Concordia.
English teacher: Samuel Kim
Mr.Sam,英语老师，毕业于美国The Master’s University英语文学和语言专业，拥Tesol证书.曾在国内某知名英语机构担任英语教师，对于英语授课和SAT 课程有相关的经验。
Mr.Sam graduated from The Master's University in the United States, majoring in English literature and language, with TESOL Certificate. Once worked as an English teacher in a well-known English institution in China, with experience in English teaching and SAT related subjects.
Mr.Sam is proficient in English, Chinese and Korean, and is good at communicating with students.
Science Teacher: Becky Wang
Ms.Wang, graduated from the University of Melbourne, majoring in genetics, with a teacher qualification certificate, interpretation certificate II and IELTS band 8.She has been a science teacher in a high school in Sydney for 3 years, and then a chemistry/biology teacher in the International Department of a prestigious high school in Chengdu.
Rigorous, lively and funny in the classroom, good at choosing appropriate teaching methods according to the learning characteristics of junior and senior high school students. Designed multiple academic programs combining with cutting-edge education concepts and life, which are popular with students.
Independently developed grading evaluation standards and content design, and obtained 99% satisfaction rate in the evaluation results.
Homeroom Tutor: Brenda Hao
Mrs. Hao graduated from Dalian University of Foreign Languages, where she majored in English and minored in French. Since graduation, she has been an English teacher for six years. She began her career teaching English at reputable training centers in Shenyang, and eventually became a consultant, helping investors open a new chain of training centers.
Mrs. Hao recently relocated to Chengdu to be the Academic Director of Thomas English School, but left enthusiatically to become part of the unique approach to teaching Concordia offers its students.
She forms intimate parental relationships and encourages parents to take an interest in their child’s learning inside and outside the classroom.