Kate has a passion for international education and over 30 years of relevant experience. Each year she works with a large number of educators from many international schools, learning about their unique contexts and creating tailor made solutions for their unique settings, and individual circumstances.
Kate holds a Master´s degree in Education Management and many year of leadership experience in UK, European and International schools. She is an experienced International Baccalaureat and Council of International Schools accreditation and evaluation team member and she offers guidance to schools during their preparation for verification, authorisation and re-accreditation, including the preparation of documentation. She is a registered member of the Society of Accreditors and available to work with schools to develop their governance and leadership, along with coaching and strategies for team-building and effective communication. Kate´s specialist educator areas are Language Acquisition, Language and Literature and the Arts. She is also available as speaker on a range of topics at education conferences globally and the author of many educational resources.
Read through some recent comments made here to find out what international school leaders and educators have to say about Kate´s unique consultancy style.
Kate´s consultancy areas of expertise include:
International Baccalaureate curriculum (PYP, MYP, DP, CP) workshops
International Baccalaureate candidacy, verification, authorisation and reaccreditation
Council of International School self-study and authorisation
Cambridge IGCSE, GCSE and British National curriculum
UK, European, Bavarian and German Curriculum requirements
Leadership and Governance
Team Building and effective communication strategies
Planning, developing and evaluating curriculum documentation
Scope and sequence of curriculum
Articulation of learning for school communities
Developing a school mission statement and leadership strategy
Scope and sequence of curriculum
Inquiry teaching and learning strategies
Concept-based teaching and learning
Authentic assessment strategies
Backwards planning, formative assessment, summative assessment
Interdisciplinary teaching and learning
Differentiation and other student variability strategies
Approaches to learning skills
Inclusion and diversity
Integration of technology in the classroom
International Mindedness and Global Citizenship
Critical Thinking and Visible Thinking strategies
MYP Community and Personal Projects
MYP Language Acquisition, Language & Literature and the Arts
IB Diploma English A, English B, Music
IB Diploma Extended Essay
Professional Development Services
Kate is an experienced IB/CIS accreditation and evaluation team member and she offers support in the preparation of documentation for verification, authorisation and reaccreditation to schools. She is a registered member of the Society of Accreditors and available to work with schools to develop their governance, leadership along with coaching and strategies for effective communication. Kate´s specialist educator areas are Language Acquisition, Language and Literature and the Arts. A full list of recent workshops events is available here. She is also available as speaker on a range of topics at education conferences globally and the author of many educational resources.
Kate Beatty offers a wide range of tailor-made 21st century teaching and learning services and workshops including sessions for large groups, small group mentoring seminars or individual one-to-one coaching to schools, groups of schools and educational organisations. She also leads IB face-to-face and online workshops for the International Baccalaureat Organisation and their private workshop providers. A very respected IB workshop leader, Kate is recognised for having an extremely professional, approachable, supportive presentation style and taking the time required to get to know her participants in order that all of the questions they have brought along to the workshop are answered before the workshop ends. A full list of recent workshops events is available here.
Read through some recent comments made following her workshops here
to find out what fellow educators have to say about Kate´s unique workshop style.