Teresa C N Tsai is Dual Language Curriculum Leader Primary with The International Montessori School (IMS) in Hong Kong. Prior to this, she has been a teacher with IMS for over 10 years, firstly in the Casa dei Bambini and then Elementary (or Primary) programs, for children aged 0-6 and 6-12 respectively.
Teresa is also a Founder of the first Montessori Elementary school with a bilingual faculty of Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) trained teachers in mainland China. Holder of AMI Diplomas in both the Casa and Elementary levels, along with the Degree of Master of Education from Loyola College in Maryland, MD, USA, Teresa is currently an AMI Trainer-in-Training at the Elementary level.
Her pedagogy interests include integrating the Elementary and Casa curricula into the Chinese speaking world, through collaborations enabling access to Montessori methods and materials in Chinese.