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Head of School

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Wallace Ting

Director
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Wallace Ting

Director
Wallace Ting is originally from Dallas, Texas and has over 15 years in education. After working for seven years in Texas and New York, he has spent the past nine years internationally in Colombia, Guatemala, and Nigeria. He has worked at every level of K-12, Mathematics Teacher, Primary Principal, Assistant Director, and School General Director. Wallace holds a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Master's Degrees in Mathematics and Educational Leadership. Wallace is currently finishing his Doctorate from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.

Leadership

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Anabel Garcia

Finance and Operations Director
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Anabel Garcia

Finance and Operations Director
Anabel Garcia is trained in Public Accounting and has over twenty years experience in Finance and Administration. Her previous roles have been working with multinational companies and for NGO's supporting development projects, budgets and promoting stronger finance systems. In her free time Anabel enjoys traveling with her family, helping in a local NGO with displaced people€ and in the Christian Church.
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AnaMaria Fernandez de Castro Del Castillo

Academic Secretary
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AnaMaria Fernandez de Castro Del Castillo

Academic Secretary
Anamaría is a psychology graduate from the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana. She studied Moderate Special Needs at Boston College, has a Diploma in Family at the University of La Sabana and another one in Human Values at the Sathia Sai Institute. Anamaría has worked at KSI Bogota since the beginning, as a Counselor and also as a parent. Anamaría is a mother of three children whom she loves deeply. She is happy to work at KSI and loves the team who support her.
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Maria Angelica Cuellar

Human Resources Manager
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Maria Angelica Cuellar

Human Resources Manager
KSI Bogota's Human Resources Manager, Maria Angelica Cuellar joined our team in 2017. She has over 10 years of experience in Human Resources, including developing HR processes and policies, employee relations, performance management, recruiting, benefits, compensation and training. Her career has included management positions with companies across various industries, including, manufacturing, petroleum services, and restaurants. Maria earned her specialization in Human Resources from Externado and her Bachelor Degree in Industrial Engineering from Distrital University. Angelica has spent 10 months in London, learning English.
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Juan Manuel Galindo

IBDP and Academic Coordinator
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Juan Manuel Galindo

IBDP and Academic Coordinator
Juan is KSI's IB Coordinator and Academic Head. He has over 7 years experience in IB education. Juan has worked as an IB diploma teacher of Business Management, Economics, CAS and TOK and has held various supporting roles at the International Baccalaureate Organization. Juan holds a Bachelor's Degree in International Business, Masters of Business Administration (MBA) and is currently finishing his second Masters in International Education and IB schools' leadership. Additionally, Juan works as an IB examiner of Business Management, E.E and as a team leader for Business Management. He also leads several IB workshops in Business Management for IB schools while also being a private tutor for exam preparations across the globe. Juan writes for the IB world magazine and is currently researching IB academic practices among DP students. As part of his experience, Juan also leads MUNs for different schools.
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Ms. Vanessa Romero

Primary and PYP Coordinator
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Ms. Vanessa Romero

Primary and PYP Coordinator
Vanessa holds a Master's Degree in Education from Externado University and holds a Certificate in International School Leadership. Before joining the KSI team in 2012, she was a teacher and team leader in a local International School. Vanessa always strives to promote a safe and happy learning environment for all students. She supports teachers in carrying out the school´s mission to provide a meaningful education experience.

Teaching

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Andrea Roa Africano

Spanish Teacher, Year 4 -7
Homeroom Teacher, Year 7
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Andrea Roa Africano

Spanish Teacher, Year 4 -7
Homeroom Teacher, Year 7
Andrea Roa has a degree in Education from the University of San Buenaventura.  She developed specialist knowledge in teaching Spanish as a native language, from her time at the National Pedagogical University, and the Competent Reader Program from the Alberto Merani International Foundation.  Andrea is training in the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB PYP).  Throughout Andrea's 15-year career in education, she has worked across all levels of Primary and Secondary education in different schools in Bogota.  Andrea is always reflecting on the reader and writer process, language acquisition and knowledge integration.  Andrea has been part of the KSI family for seven years, shares the KSI philosophy and firmly believes in education as a tool to progress all societies.  Andrea's hobbies include spending time with her family and pet, walking, traveling, reading and enjoying nature.
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Luisa Fernanda Ramirez Cardozo

Science & Biology Teacher
Homeroom Teacher
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Luisa Fernanda Ramirez Cardozo

Science & Biology Teacher
Homeroom Teacher
Luisa holds a Bachelor Degree in Biology from the Militar University and a Masters Degree in Science & Biology, specializing in Human Ecology from the Vrije Universiteit Brussels. During her studies, Luisa focused her research on the study of plants and the environment and the impact of human activities in different ecosystems. Luisa has worked in agriculture, environmental and social projects as a researcher and as a facilitator to get financial aid. She believes that is necessary to promote awareness about the importance of maintaining a healthy environment for future generations, thus she is contributing to spread this idea in certain lessons and classes in which the students are involved and they are able to recognise the environmental challenges that they may have to face in the future.
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Sonia Castro

Homeroom Teacher, Year 9
Science & Physics Teacher
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Sonia Castro

Homeroom Teacher, Year 9
Science & Physics Teacher
Sonia joined KSI in 2017 and holds a Master of Science Degree in Physics, Bachelor of Science in Electronic Engineering and a Bachelor of Physics from Los Andes University. Sonia started as a university teacher when she was doing her masters but soon found her passion was in teaching High School students. For the last eight years, Sonia has been attending multiple workshops by the IBO to further develop her skills as a DP and PYP teacher. Sonia has been a valuable member of the team of authors for the Physics MYP e-assessment, is a passionate writer of exams and unit design. Sonia enjoys spending time with her family and friends and is involved in activities related to her Catholic faith. Sonia believes KSI encourages creative and innovative ways to teach, in a respectful and challenging environment, and strives to allow students to 'Be all they can be'.
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María Teresa Charry

Teaching Assistant, Year 4 and 5
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María Teresa Charry

Teaching Assistant, Year 4 and 5
Maria Teresa graduated in Tourist Administration. She attended 'First Certificate English'€ course at the British Council in Bogota and then took part in an exchange programme in Boston, Massachusetts. Maria has been working in education for more than 20 years. She received the EFL certificate from the Learning Teacher Student Network, and has participated in many seminars and professional development workshops. Maria values the relationships teachers make with students, and so in her classes she focuses on building a safe and comfortable learning environment. She has taken part in development courses from the IB, including certificate training, learning through inquiry and a readers-writers workshop. Maria Teresa enjoys reading and likes learning new things everyday. She likes hiking, playing tennis, dancing and listening to music.
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Marcela Duarte-Buitrago

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Marcela Duarte-Buitrago

Marcela has been working in schools for six years. This is her third year working at KSI Bogota.
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Juan Esteban Escovar

MYP Humanities Teacher, MYP
DP History Teacher, DP
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Juan Esteban Escovar

MYP Humanities Teacher, MYP
DP History Teacher, DP
Juan teaches IB Middle Years Programme Humanities and IB Diploma Programme History at KSI. Juan also coordinates the 'Promotores Group' on the side, which aims to raise the sense of belonging among students at school. Juan has a Bachelor's Degree in Social Communication and Journalism from La Sabana University, and a Master's Degree in Education from the European University of the Atlantic. Juan has participated in training sessions offered by the IB. After working for two years as a journalist, Juan was given the opportunity to transfer into teaching and he has now been a teacher for 5 years in the areas of Humanities, English and Spanish. Juan is also a professional opera singer and actor, performing regularly. He has been a member of KSI Bogota since 2015.
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Constanza Martinez Espinosa

Chemistry Teacher, Years 10-13
Mathematics Teacher, Years 8 & 9
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Constanza Martinez Espinosa

Chemistry Teacher, Years 10-13
Mathematics Teacher, Years 8 & 9
Constanza has a degree in Food Engineering from Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano and a degree in Education from the Universidad Pedagogica, specialising in mathematics. She is a certified TESL/TEFL teacher. Constanza is trained in teaching the IB Diploma Program for Chemistry, Internal Assessment and Quality Control and has more than 15 years experience teaching primary and secondary mathemathics, physics and chemistry. Constanza has enjoyed teaching students of all levels in secondary school and sharing their experiences in the classroom. She is passionate about teaching maths and chemistry.
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Daniella García

Maths & Biology Teacher, Year 7
Technology & CAS Teacher
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Daniella García

Maths & Biology Teacher, Year 7
Technology & CAS Teacher
Daniella is from Bogota, Colombia and joined KSI in 2017. She holds a Master of Science degree in Biological Sciences, Bachelor of Biology and Microbiology from Los Andes University. She studied at an IB school and got her IBO diploma when she graduated from school. She started as a private tutor, then while she was doing her masters she was a university teacher. Four years ago she noticed her passion was education and started working in high schools. Since then she has been devoted to improving her skills and knowledge by attending multiple IBO workshops to develop as a DP and MYP teacher. Last year she became an IB examiner for DP Biology.
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Mr. Juan Esteban Guevara

Philosophy (MYP Individuals & Societies), Year 8 -11
IB DP Philosophy , Year 12 & 13
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Mr. Juan Esteban Guevara

Philosophy (MYP Individuals & Societies), Year 8 -11
IB DP Philosophy , Year 12 & 13
Juan Esteban is a philosophy graduate from Los Andes University, with a minor in Literary Studies. He did his Masters in Philosophy in the same university, with an exploration on philosophy as a way of life. He has had experience teaching and assisting in Los Andes University, but his vocation lies most definitely in Secondary Education. He arrived at KSIB in February 2016 and since then he has had the opportunity to explore a highly stimulating different way of addressing philosophical issues with High School students. His focus is not to learn about philosophy but rather to engage in the philosophical activity (doing philosophy). In his field of studies, he specializes in comparative studies in Ancient and Modern ethics. He has also worked as an editor, interpreter, and translator in both English and Spanish. On a daily basis he enjoys the wonders of coffee, cinema, music, and enticing conversations regarding what makes life worth living. He is a co-founder and active directive member in La Cicuta, an academic journal in the Philosophy Department in Los Andes. He is currently working on creative narrative in English and the design of a sound but innovative curriculum for philosophy and experiencing learning in High School.
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Mrs. Christina Hoffman

Homeroom Teacher, Year 4
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Mrs. Christina Hoffman

Homeroom Teacher, Year 4
Christina Hoffman is from Ottawa, Canada and joined KSI in 2015. Christina holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree, specializing in Sociology and Geography from Trent University. She also holds a Bachelor of Education specializing in Primary Education from Queen's University. Christina has a passion for the arts, and enjoys singing, playing piano and dancing. She has worked with various organizations in Canada and the United States, designed to bring Arts Education to youth from low socio-economic backgrounds. Christina has thoroughly enjoyed working with KSIB's enthusiastic and resourceful group of teachers and students. She is inspired by the openness of the KSI community and their ability to make her feel welcome in Colombia.
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Mr. Christopher Higgins

Homeroom Teacher, Year 6
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Mr. Christopher Higgins

Homeroom Teacher, Year 6
Christopher Higgins is from Toronto, Canada. He graduated from the University of British Columbia (Vancouver, Canada) with a Bachelor of Science in Global Resource Systems, focusing on Latin America and International Trade and Development. Christopher has been teaching English for 10 years with several years experience teaching science, agriculture and maths in elementary school. Christopher also has 4 years experience as a fifth grade homeroom teacher. His teaching career has found him working in South Korea, Panama, and Colombia. Christopher enjoys public speaking, capoeira, meditation, hiking, camping, rock climbing, traveling, cooking, socializing, and reading. Christopher has found KSI to be a fulfilling environment to develop his professional career. The challenges it presents, allows for the development of his creative and critical thinking skills. He looks forward to supporting his team and developing his career at KSI.
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Ms. Cristina Leon

Homeroom Teacher, Year 2
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Ms. Cristina Leon

Homeroom Teacher, Year 2
Cristina studied Early Childhood and Elementary Education at the College of Charleston in South Carolina and graduated in 2014. Although she was born and raised in the United States, her Colombian family raised her to be bilingual which has been a useful tool while teaching and living in Bogota. Cristina finds an international environment educative and loves learning about different cultures while traveling. She enjoys sports such as cycling and horseback riding and loves the varying environments Colombia has to offer. Cristina is happy to be a member of the KSI community and is grateful to have made lifelong friends during her time at KSI Bogota. She adores her students and is grateful for everything they have taught her since beginning her educational career.
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Sergio López

Homeroom Teacher, Year 10
Philosophy, History, Economics, Political Thought Teacher
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Sergio López

Homeroom Teacher, Year 10
Philosophy, History, Economics, Political Thought Teacher
Sergio graduated in philosophy from Universidad de Los Andes and began teaching at KSI in 2017. His passion for education comes from his interest in critical thinking and analytical reasoning. Likewise, he likes the exploration of philosophy and its related disciplines. He studied Philosophy at King's University College in Canada for one year. His graduation thesis was focused on the ideas of Adam Smith, due to its connection with three areas of knowledge that he loves: philosophy, politics and economics. He has had experience both teaching and assisting classes in the Universidad de Los Andes. Sergio previously worked at a company dedicated to editorial consulting, where he held the position of editorial coordinator. In this company he mainly worked with both English and Spanish textbooks, in areas of Social Science. He also had experience as the Director of service in a company dedicated to supporting career decision-making for young people entering university. 
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Mike Mackenna

English Teacher, Year 11 and DP
Homeroom Teacher, Year 11
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Mike Mackenna

English Teacher, Year 11 and DP
Homeroom Teacher, Year 11
Mike is originally from Niagara Falls, New York and has seven years of experience teaching IB English in Bogotá. He is married to a Colombian named Luisa, they have a son Samuel and a dog Homero. Mike holds a Bachelor's Degree in English Literature from the University of Colorado, a Master's in Teaching English as a Second Language from Grand Canyon University and he is a certified English Language Arts teacher in the state of New Jersey.
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Mr. Juan Camilo Mantilla

TOK Teacher, Year 12 and 13
CAS Teacher, Year 12
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Mr. Juan Camilo Mantilla

TOK Teacher, Year 12 and 13
CAS Teacher, Year 12
Juan Camilo has a bachelor and masters degree in Philosophy from the University of Los Andes. He worked for three years as the director, editor and writer for an independent social and cultural project running an artistic magazine. Juan's teaching style is best described as trans-disciplinary based critical approach, and empathy-based teaching.
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Natalia Quiñones Morales

Mathematics Teacher, Year 10 - 13
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Natalia Quiñones Morales

Mathematics Teacher, Year 10 - 13
Natalia Quiñones Morales has a Physics degree from the Universidad Pedagógica Nacional of Colombia. She is trained in instructing the IB Diploma Program Mathematical Studies Standard Level and Mathematics Standard Level. Natalia has more than 15 years experience as a teacher in Primary and Secondary for Physics, Mathematics, Geometry and Logic. She considers teaching a good opportunity to help the world and children. Natalia enjoys spending time outdoors, and with her pets.
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Gina Andrea Muñoz

Homeroom Teacher, Year 3
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Gina Andrea Muñoz

Homeroom Teacher, Year 3
Gina holds a certification for teaching preschool and primary from Normal Superior de Bogota and completed her Bachelor's degree in English Language Arts from Universidad de San Buenaventura. She also received a certification in Teaching English as an Additional Language (TEFL/TESOL) from Oxford Seminars in Austin, TX. Gina has 13 years of experience as a primary teacher in different schools in Colombia and the United States, that allowed her to explore different methods and approaches in education. The last 9 years Gina has been working for the PYP program and has got 4 certified workshops from the IB organization. She is currently studying to get a specialization in Teaching Mediated by ICT.
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María Teresa Dugand Pinedo

Spanish Teacher, Reception - Year 3
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María Teresa Dugand Pinedo

Spanish Teacher, Reception - Year 3
María Teresa graduated from the University of San Buenaventura, majoring in Education, with further specialization in Preschool Education. She has more than 25 years experience in the Preschool and Primary levels as a Homeroom teacher, as well as a teacher of Spanish and Religious Education. She has been part of the KSI family for 3 years.
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Luis Carlos Rebolledo

Homeroom Teacher, Year 5
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Luis Carlos Rebolledo

Homeroom Teacher, Year 5
Luis Carlos Rebolledo has been with KSI Bogota for four years. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in teaching English from El Bosque University. During his time as an educator, he has taught a variety of subjects to a wide array of learners, ranging from elementary to adult students. Luis Carlos enjoys travelling, reading and has a passion for aviation. He believes an education should empower a child and help him or her make a positive contribution to our world.
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Mrs. Maria Cristina Rengifo

Reception Teacher
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Mrs. Maria Cristina Rengifo

Reception Teacher
Maria Cristina earned her Bachelor's degree in Pre-school Education in 1986. She has over 30 years experience teaching in a self-contained classroom; teaching students from ages 2 to 14. Maria Cristina has previously worked at an English School in the Special Education Needs department. She likes to teach students songs, games, origami and reading comprehension activities. She believes there are many things she has learnt from her students throughout her life and there is still so much more to be learned.
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Sebastian Casallas Roa

Library Aide
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Sebastian Casallas Roa

Library Aide
Sebastian is currently is completing his qualification in English teaching from La Gran Colombia University. Sebastian studied Civil Engineering at Escuela Colombiana de Ingenierã Julio Garavito but he soon fell in love with the English Language and being able to teach it was his passion. Sebastian is always interested in learning new skills and completed a German language course at Goethe Institut in Schwãbisch Hall, Germany. Sebastian also travelled to England for a year to take part on a Volunteer Programme. Sebastian's favorite hobbies are playing soccer, cycling, watching sports, listening to music, spending time with his family, loves his dogs and loves reading and travelling the world.
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Nidia Rodriguez

Secondary Physical Education and Health Teacher, Volleyball Coach
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Nidia Rodriguez

Secondary Physical Education and Health Teacher, Volleyball Coach
Nidia graduated in Physical Education Recreation and Sports from the Atlántico University with a degree in Higher Management and Sports Development. She is also certified in swimming, synchronized swimming, basketball, volleyball and has joined seminars in physical education in the USA. Nidia has 25 years experience in teaching Physical Education and Sports Management. She believes that Physical Education is integral for human development, particularly in schools as this builds the basis for a healthy lifestyle. She enjoys playing volleyball, hiking, biking, and loves cats.
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Fredy Rojas

Music Teacher
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Fredy Rojas

Music Teacher
Fredy studied Bachelor of Music Education with an emphasis in conducting marching bands, symphonic ensembles, popular groups and wind instruments. He graduated in Social Studies with a Master's Degree in Conducting Symphony Orchestras and in Management of Educational Institutions. Fredy has conducted refresher workshops in symphonic direction in Colombia, Ecuador, and Mexico. In addition he has taken ISO 9001 course and internal quality auditor.
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Oscar Andrés Torres Rojas

Homeroom Teacher, Year 13
Spanish Teacher & Language Teacher
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Oscar Andrés Torres Rojas

Homeroom Teacher, Year 13
Spanish Teacher & Language Teacher
Oscar holds a degree in Linguistics and Literature from the Universidad Distrital,  Teaching Spanish as a First Language at Universidad Pedagógica Nacional and is a Candidate for a Master's Degree in Literary Studies at the National University of Colombia. He has 12 years of experience in secondary education. His pedagogical interests focus on reading and writing processes. Oscar also has training in the Language and Monography program of the International Baccalaureate. He attends Creative Writing workshops held at the Casa de Poesía Silva and Universidad Central as well as participating in Latin American Literature Courses carried out at the Javeriana University and courses in Conceptual Pedagogy carried out at the Alberto Merani Foundation. Oscar's favorite activities are long walks on the trails of Cundinamarca, camping out in the wilderness, listening to blues and rock n 'roll, and reading poetry in libraries, parks, cafes and in the warmth of his home.
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Luz Anyeli Sandoval

Homeroom Teacher, Year 13
Spanish A and B- HL IB
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Luz Anyeli Sandoval

Homeroom Teacher, Year 13
Spanish A and B- HL IB
Luz is a graduate in modern languages with a focus on Spanish and English from the Universidad La Gran Colombia. Luz studied Educational Sciences from the University of Tolima and Monserrate, has a Master of Hispanic American Literature at the Caro y Cuervo Institute. Luz has 8 years experience in the IB, with skills in critical analysis of texts, reading, writing, linguistics and textual coherence. She has undertaken IB Professional Development, with a certificate of attendance in Developing Leaders in International Education, CAS, Theory of knowledge, Spanish Language A. She is an experienced External Examiner of Monograph and Spanish A (paper 2). On a personal level she enjoys photography, travel, museums, a good cup of coffee, and a pleasant conversation.

Administration

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Carolina Mora Cervera

Admissions Coordinator
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Carolina Mora Cervera

Admissions Coordinator
Carolina Mora has over seven years experience working as an Admissions Coordinator at various schools. She is an alumni from Anglo Colombian School and studied Publicity and Marketing at Politecnico Gran Colombiano University. Carolina Mora is very glad to be working at KSI.
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Ing. Alonso Novoa

ICT Coordinator
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Ing. Alonso Novoa

ICT Coordinator
Alonso is a professional trained in the area of Information and Communication Technologies TIC (ICT) as an Design and Electronic Automation Engineer, singularized in robotics and artificial intelligence at De La Salle University. Expert SGC (QMS) of ICONTEC International, in internal audit under the current standards of Quality, Management of complaints and claims, Information Technology and Environment NTC ISO 9001, 14000, 19011 and 27001. In addition to other studies based on Mechatronics Engineering, Management of projects, Leadership and Technologies. He has a career in prestigious telecommunications, educational and religious companies for 25 years at the time of joining our KSI group.
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Edwin Ramos

Spec SST & BEng & Procurement Coordinator
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Edwin Ramos

Spec SST & BEng & Procurement Coordinator
Edwin is a specialist in Occupational Health and Safety Management, Industrial Engineer and Industrial Process Management Technologist graduate of Universidad Escuela Colombiana de Carreras Industriales. He is an Internal Auditor HSEQ and ISO 9001: 2008, transitioned to ISO 9001: 2015 with wide knowledge of Quality (ISO 9001), Environment (ISO 14001) and Occupational Health (OHSAS 18001) standards, in certification, implementation and accreditation processes. Edwin has also worked with the Bureau Veritas Certification for close to 3 years doing validation of offers and contracts, implementation of indicators, generation of reports, creation of databases and tools, execution of audits, review of procedures, Transition plans based on the PDCA cycle and normative processes of the standards. Edwin has also worked with Halliburton Latin America an Oil and Gas Company in the Human Resources Area in systems and giving support in coordination of a documental management project.

Student Support

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Valeria Orozco Castiblanco

SEN Assistant
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Valeria Orozco Castiblanco

SEN Assistant
Valeria holds a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana and is in her first year at KSI as a SEN Teaching Assistant. Before KSI, Valeria used to work in psychotherapy, with children that have cognitive disabilities, here Valeria focused on positive interventions around cognitive, social and emotional development of the child. She is passionate about education and deeply believes in its power to build an equal and reflexive society. Besides education, she loves to dream, laugh, discover, create, dance and spend time with her family and cats.
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Caroline Walker Forero

Counsellor
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Caroline Walker Forero

Counsellor
Caroline studied Psychology at the University of Los Andes, and has two specializations at Pontificia Universidad Javeriana; one in Child Abuse Prevention, and the other in Clinic and Psychotherapy of Psychoanalytic Orientation. She has 19 years of professional experience, with an interesting background designing and facilitating strategies to prevent dropout and promote inclusion, also contributing to the Self Assessment of Educational Institutions. Besides Spanish and English, she loves to practice Colombian Sign Language (LSC). She encourages the solidarity leadership, and is deeply committed to the life projects of the students.
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Camilo Velilla Goenaga

SEN Assistant
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Camilo Velilla Goenaga

SEN Assistant
Camilo holds a Bachelor’s degree in History and a Diploma in Teaching English as a second language, as well as some training in Creative Writing . He has worked in Education teaching History, Social Studies and English Language for several years, as well as giving academic support to students with special needs. Camilo forms part of the S.E.N. team at KSI, working in promoting the culture of inclusion among the school members. He is passionate about education and its power to transform the world.
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Ana María Jaramillo Hernández

SEN Case Manager
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Ana María Jaramillo Hernández

SEN Case Manager
Ana María is a Psychologist who graduated from Universidad de La Sabana, where she also completed a diploma in Clinical and Health Psychology. During her career she undertook an internship at MIT, conducting research into social cognition. Ana María holds a Master´s degree in Clinical Neuropsychology from the Instituto Superior de Estudios Psicológicos (ISEP) located in Madrid, Spain and she worked there in the brain damage unit of a prestigious hospital and had the opportunity to write a chapter for a book about treatment of impulsiveness in group settings. Before joining the KSI team in 2017, she worked as a Neuropsychologist in the learning center of a well regarded  school in Bogota, working in neuropsychological evaluation and intervention of students with learning disabilities. Ana María is passionate about Neuropsychology and strongly believes that every student has a world full of potential.
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Mr. Ernesto Rozo Jaimes

Dean of Students
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Mr. Ernesto Rozo Jaimes

Dean of Students
Ernesto has a Bachelor's Degree in Education specializing in English at El Bosque University in Bogotá. He is currently completing his Masters in Education with an emphasis in Teaching and Learning, at the Tecnologico de Monterrey University in Mexico. He has 25 years experience working in education and spent 10 years teaching across various school levels. Ernesto has also lectured at universities such as The National University, La Salle University, La Sabana University and The Santotomas University. He was previously a High School Principal at the Richmond School in Bogotá. As the Discipline Coordinator, Ernesto's objective at KSI is to guide the children towards good decision making, having respect for each other and being tolerant towards differences among students.