Miss Christine Pardo is originally from Scotland. She studied at Edinburgh University, qualifying with an Honours Degree in Primary Education. Christine began her teaching career in the UK but soon decided to combine her profession with her love of travel, and has now been teaching internationally for many years, living and working in 7 countries across 4 continents. Christine has taught both as a Primary class teacher and as a Drama teacher. She is passionate about developing confidence in young people and enhancing their speaking and performance skills, and is delighted to be leading the Drama Department at SJIIM. In her spare time, Christine enjoys running, rowing, reading and baking, and takes any opportunity she can to travel in South East Asia and beyond, trying to fit in some scuba diving along the way.