Kindergarten, Grade 1 & 2 MANDARIN TEACHER: Ms. Shaira Anne A. Catungal (Ms. Shaira/林老师 lín lǎo shī)
Ms. Shaira graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education from De La Salle University-Manila in 2016. She got her teaching license the same year. She loves working with children; in fact, she started leading Girl Scouts at 14 years old. She has been teaching for four years and this school year will be her fourth year at CISM.
We welcome Grade 4 students!!!
ES1 MANDARIN TEACHER: Ms. Verlyn Holaysan
Verlyn Holaysan is in her eighth year at Chinese International School Manila, and her fifteenth year in the profession. As a lifelong learner, she has attended East Asia Regional Council of Schools (EARCOS) Teachers’ Conferences, International Baccalaureate (IB) workshops and American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) Convention Workshops and continues to learn through online professional development programs.