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Concordia International School Shanghai
Grade 8 Humanities/Media Literacy
Shanghai, CHINA
Coupled with a heart for the Greater China community, Michael currently teaches middle school in Shanghai, and previously taught at Hong Kong International School. Michael has written several articles and presented at many conferences on the topic of visual literacy and media. In addition, he is an Apple Distinguished Educator (ADE) and serves on the K12 Horizon Advisory Board in the US. Along with his passion for teaching, he brings a background in cognitive science, media and project-based learning. Even after 25 years of teaching in Asia, Michael still maintains a childlike wonder and curiosity.

He currently teaches humanities and media literacy in grades 7 and 8 at Concordia International School Shanghai.