Andy Vasily is a leading teacher who has taught at International Baccalaureate schools in 5 different countries over the past 15 years. He completed his teaching training at the University of Windsor in Ontario, Canada. Andy is currently a pedagogical leader at the KAUST school in Saudia Arabia, and is now an international educational consultant and founder of the award winning blog www.pyppewithandy.com.
Andy previously worked as a Child-Youth Counsellor at a young offenders’ facility in Windsor, Ontario and it was though this experience that he first realized the stumbling blocks and injustices that many of these young people faced in their daily experience. As a direct result of seeing a need for change, he pursued a full-time career as an educator.
Wanting to push his own understanding of teaching and learning to a deeper level, Andy made the decision to begin blogging in order to share his teaching practice and connect with other educators and top researchers around the world. The value that he saw in this exchange of vision and practical applications led to an enriched professional learning journey that he is very proud of and shared with practitioners and scholars alike.
Andy is an innovator in the area of education and has continued growing his commitment to student learning by bringing the global community together to create meaningful progress in the way students learn around the globe.