Message from the Principal

Mr. Brian Platts

Principal

brian.platts@wist.uz


Biography

Brian is currently the Principal of the British School Kathmandu. He was previously the Head of Secondary School at the British School in Tokyo, and prior to that was the Deputy Head at the British School Manila. 


Brian is from the United Kingdom and has been an active part of the teaching profession for 24 years, working at:  Marlborough School, UK; Abraham Lincoln School, Dominican Republic; Hinchingbrooke School, UK; Shrewsbury School, Thailand and Slough Grammar School, UK. 

Learning and wellbeing has and always will be the core of Brian’s work in schools, both inside and outside of the classroom, with a particular interest in authentic learning, curriculum design, co-curricular provision (especially through service), empowering a genuine student voice, and enabling all students to find their ‘element’.

Brian is incredibly excited about joining the WIST community and working with all staff, students, and parents in further developing all aspects of the school’s provision.

40 teachers
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All instructors at WIST have teaching experience in the best Uzbekistan and international schools.
Ms. Charlotte Trufit
Ms. Rosemary Davies
Ms. Vivian Hur
Mr. Robert Trufit
Ms. Natalie Fraser
Ms. Joan Park
Ms. Mandy Stiebel
Mr. Francois Blanc
Mr. Richard Reynolds
Ms. Feruza Tuychieva
Ms. Nilufar Niyazmetova
Ms. Maftuna Illiaminova
Ms. Zarina Mirzaakhmedova
Ms. Irina Nasyrova
Mr. Shakhzod Umirov
Ms. Zulfiya Khalmukhammedova
Ms. Dildora Radjabova
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