Faculty

NAME: René MacQuillin
JOB TITLE: ECC Principal
Number of Years Experience: 22 years
Rene-MacQuillin

I have been in Education in South Africa for 27 years of which I have been Principal of two school for the last 10 years before relocating to Myanmar with my husband.

I hold a teaching qualification, majoring in teaching subjects Engineering Graphics Design, Art and Geography, as well as a Further Diploma in Education in Computer Science. I have an Advance Ceertificate in Principalship and also hold an honours degree, B.Ed (Hons), in Educational Management.

I am happy to be part of the faculty of Yangon Academy Early Childhood Center. I am passionate about teaching and enjoy the interaction with the pupils and developing them in an all-round education.

NAME: Cho Cho Htun
JOB TITLE: Pre-KG Teacher
Number of Years Experience: 14 years

I graduated with a Bachelor of Science (MATH) from Taunggyi University, Southern Shan State, and I achieved a certificate of “Teaching English to Young Learners and Teenagers (TEYLT)”from London Teacher Training College, as well as a certificate of “Teachers Exchange and Training (TexT) Project” between Myanmar educators and educators from Hawaii, USA, funded by the Suu Foundation. I completed the Intensive Training Course for Preschool Facilitators in 2012.

I am happy to work here at Yangon Academy Early Childhood Center, where focus is placed on learning through play, which will make a second home for our students.

NAME: Khin Khin
JOB TITLE: Nursery Teacher
Number of Years Experience: 8 years (MLA International School)
4 years (Yangon Academy ECC)

I have a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science, as well as a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English. I’ve been a homeroom teacher for KG and Grade I since 2007. I have been working at Yangon Academy for 2 years. I also have a certificate of ‘Teaching English to Young Learners’ from the U.S. Embassy American Center.

I’ve completed my certification in Early Childhood Care and Development from the Myanmar Government.

I want to support my children to get a healthy self-confidence, a positive self-image, respect and concern for other children and adults.

NAME: Nyein Nyein Aye
JOB TITLE: Pre-Nursery Teacher
Number of Years Experience: 14 Years

I have graduated from Dagon University, majoring in a B.A. (ECO). I obtained my teacher training in “Emerging Opportunities in the ELT classroom” from the British Council. I have also completed a certificate of “Teachers Exchange and Training (TexT) Project” between Myanmar educators and educators from Hawaii, USA, funded by Suu Foundation.

I have a certificate in Training for Preschool Facilitators. I am busy with an ongoing Diploma in TESOL. I started as an Assistant Teacher at Yangon Academy, and have been teaching Pre-Nursery for the last 2 years.