SKYGEMS ACADEMY PODCAST
Principal Suzhou EtonHouse International
Ashley Penny has over 30 years of experience as a teacher, leader and education consultant. Nearly 20 years within an Australian context and 12 years of international experience in China, United Kingdom, Indonesia and Nauru Island.
As the Principal of an IB World School which offers continuous education from Early Years to Year 13, Ashley is no stranger to China. He has spent 8 years working in Shanghai where he was the Assistant Principal of YK Pao School and the Founding Principal of the Shanghai HD Bilingual School. Ashley is a passionate and committed educator.
Ashley strongly believes that a school community should embrace change and support all members. Collaboration is essential for efficient and effective leadership to occur, and to be maintained.
Education is a journey and indeed a partnership between students, parents and educators. Ashley enjoys traveling and exploring the many cultures of the world.