About Teresa Tung


Teresa Tung

Teresa Tung has facilitated learning across a wide range of age levels in primary and secondary education, and with adults. Currently, she is the Deputy Head of Secondary, Curriculum (MYP) for students in years 7-11 at NIST International School in Bangkok, Thailand and teaches middle school English. Previously at NIST, Teresa taught MYP English and Humanities and DP Psychology. Also at NIST, she coordinated the MYP Service & Action Programme and the Global Citizen Diploma. Prior, Teresa taught the elementary school at the International School of Tianjin, where she also served as the first coordinator of the Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) program. With Compass Education since its inception, Teresa has been developing materials and facilitating workshops for educators since 2009. Passionate about education’s key role in developing flourishing futures, Teresa has been a developer on a variety of projects for the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO) around interdisciplinary learning and creativity. She believes deeply in the power of collaborative networks and was part of the creation and organization of the Bangkok ServICE Network in 2011, and the Global Citizenship Summit in 2014. To maintain her personal well-being, Teresa travels, practices yoga, and looks after a feisty cat who uses human toilets.