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北美知名教育专家Patricia Dawson博士加盟枫叶

2019-04-01 01:44:51

北美地区最富影响力和知名度的资深教育专家Patricia Dawson博士正式加盟枫叶,拟于2019年8月赴深圳枫叶国际书院任职。

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Dawson博士拥有多年成功的教学及管理经验,曾执教于多所知名院校,深受学生、家长和教育界同仁认可和尊重,教育成果丰硕,学生成绩优异,在加拿大及不列颠哥伦比亚省均名列前茅。Dawson博士在安大略省肯特县教育委员会开始了她的教育生涯,先后担任多所学校的中学校长和副校长等职务;在瑞德利中学担任副校长职务长达五年,在而后的19年中,Dawson博士一直担任著名的加拿大不列颠哥伦比亚省温哥华克柔佛顿中学校长职务。

Dawson博士出生于加拿大安大略省查塔姆,先后获得圭尔夫大学家庭研究应用科学荣誉学士学位,西安大略大学家庭研究与指导教育学士学位,温莎大学行政管理教育硕士学位,多伦多大学安大略教育研究所教育学博士学位,其博士论文为“私立女子学校的关爱与管理伦理”。

Dawson博士积极参与加拿大私立学校协会的工作并担任了两年的董事会主席,而后在加拿大认证私立学校担任两年的联合主席,并在全国各地的私立学校担任五个私立学校协会认证团队的主席。

Dr. Dawson Accepts Position as Head of Maple Leaf International Academy – Shenzhen

Dr. Patricia Dawson has served as Head of Crofton House School for the past 19 years.  Crofton House is a highly prestigious school in Canada and its students’ scores are consistently one of the highest in British Columbia and Canada. Dr. Dawson will bring her successful educational leadership experience to her new position as Head of Maple Leaf International Academy – Shenzhen commencing August 2019.

Dr. Dawson is an experienced educational leader who has worked in both the independent and public school systems in Canada. Born and raised in Chatham, Ontario, she obtained an Honours Bachelor of Applied Science in Family Studies from the University of Guelph, a Bachelor of Education in Family Studies and Guidance from the University of Western Ontario, a Masters of Education in Administration from the University of Windsor, and her Doctor of Education from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education of the University of Toronto. The focus of her thesis was “The Ethic of Care and Administration in Independent Girls’ Schools”.

Dr. Dawson began her career in education with the Kent County Board of Education in Ontario where she held various teaching positions including Secondary Principal and Vice Principal. She then spent five years at Ridley College as Assistant Head of School. Currently, Dr. Dawson is the Head of Crofton House School in Vancouver, British Columbia, a position she has held for the past 19 years.  She has also been very involved in the Canadian Association of Independent Schools (CAIS) having served for two years as Chair of the Board followed by two years as Co-chair of the newly formed Canadian Accredited Independent Schools (CAIS).  Dr. Dawson has also chaired five CAIS accreditation teams in independent schools across the country.

Dr. Patricia Dawson is happily married to Paul Dawson who is involved in residential real estate development. Their daughter Heather teaches at an independent school in Vancouver. Their son Byron lives in Australia with his young family and works in the ski industry.