Woodland Pre-Schools, Hong Kong
ABOUT Woodland Pre-Schools, Hong Kong
Fulfilling every child’s potential since 1978.
Our mission is to nurture the infinite potential in each child with respect and love, and to ensure that they are well prepared for primary school. Since 1978 Woodland sets the standard for quality international pre-school education. Our 9 schools are located in 8 convenient locations across Hong Kong. We provide both Traditional and Montessori teaching approaches, offering English, bilingual and Pure Mandarin classes. All Woodland teachers are qualified, early years educators and come from a range of overseas backgrounds – giving the schools a genuine international flavour. Our traditional schools are accredited by the ‘Pre-School Learning Alliance’, and our Montessori schools are the only group of pre-schools accredited by the ‘Montessori Evaluation & Accreditation’ Board in the Greater China region.
Before joining Woodland Pre-schools, Adam spent two years as Head of Early Years at the Australian International School (AIS) in Singapore. He was instrumental in driving the school’s development, which culminated in the opening of the Early Learning Village in July 2017. This amazing facility is now home to 350 AIS children aged 18 months to 5 years. In 2018, Adam also developed and launched a new and highly successful Infant Care Programme for babies aged 2 – 18 months.
Adam is an Early Childhood expert who has a passion for working with children, families and Early Childhood educators. He firmly believes in the principles of love, care and respect and believes that the future of our world will be greatly impacted by the way we educate the children in our care, especially in the Early Years.
Adam has over 25 years experience in education having taught and led schools in 6 different countries. Adam has experience of the English National Curriculum Early Years Foundation Stage, Australian Curriculum Early Years Learning Framework, International Primary Curriculum and Reggio Emilia inspired curriculum.
Adam was awarded a Bachelor of Education and a Diploma of Teaching in Infants /Primary education, from the University of New England.
He is married to Amanda and has two children.
At a Glance
- Ages Taught
- 0-6 yrs
- English National Curriculum, Montessori
- Type of School
- Day School
- Main Language
- Bilingual (English/Mandarin)