Head of Teaching, Learning and Innovation at Dubai American Academy (GEMS) in United Arab Emirates
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Head of Teaching, Learning and Innovation
Dubai American Academy (GEMS) (United Arab Emirates)

Appointed - Mr. Christopher Frost
Apr 7, 21
Apr 30, 21


Dear Search Associates Colleagues,

On behalf of the Search Committee and the Administration of Dubai American Academy in Dubai, UAE,  we are pleased to announce that Mr. Christopher Frost has been appointed to assume the role of Head of Teaching, Learning and Innovation in 2021-2022.

Mr. Frost has most recently served as the Deputy Head of School at Tokyo International School.  Previous leadership roles include that of Elementary Principal at Tokyo International School (2015-2019), PYP Coordinator at the United Nations International School in Hanoi, Vietnam (2012-2015), PYP Coordinator at Tokyo International School (2009-2012) and PYP Coordinator at Concordia International School (2007-2009). 

Mr. Frost earned a B.S. in Biology at the Manchester University, PGCE in Primary Education at Leeds University, M.A. in International Education at the University of Bath, PGCE in Educational Leadership at the University of Derby and Certificate in Educational Leadership from the Principals’ Training Center.  

The Search Committee, Administration of Dubai American Academy and Search Associates would like to thank all candidates who expressed interest in the Head of Teaching, Learning and Innovation position and to everyone who assisted and supported the search process.


Norma Hudson and Brent Mutsch 

Senior Consultants 



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