Chris is passionate about active pedagogy and experiential learning
Chris graduated from Colorado State University in 2003 with a degree in history and a secondary social studies teaching certification. After teaching for eight years in Fort Collins, Colorado and earning a Master of Science in sport administration from the University of Northern Colorado and a MEd in educational leadership from Colorado State his love of travel brought him overseas. Before joining DAIS in 2014, Chris was the Vice Principal at Pledge Harbor School and Sports Academy outside of Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Chris is passionate about active pedagogy and experiential learning and some of his favorite memories as an educator involve taking students out on field studies, adventure trips and on international travel experiences. Chris is a former fastpitch softball coach and loves to play a variety of sports. Chris enjoys cooking, the outdoors and reading nonfiction books about past and present.
The start date for all DAIS divisions has been moved from August 5th to August 19th. We are monitoring the recent Covid-19 outbreak in the Dalian area and will report to the community any impact that this outbreak may have on the start of the school year.