Christopher Charleson, Head of School of the International School of London Qatar, has been elected as the Vice-Chair of the Educational Collaborative for International Schools (ECIS) Board of Trustees.

In the role, Charleson will be part of the ECIS Board of Trustees Executive Committee and will help to establish the strategic direction of this leading global education organisation. This appointment reflects the many contributions, support and involvement of the ISL Group (Qatar, London, Surrey) with ECIS over many years. Founded in 1965, ECIS is the leading collaborative education network of schools and educational organisations, promoting and supporting the ideals and best practices of international education.

ISL Qatar has an outstanding reputation for high academic standards with the prestigious International Baccalaureate (IB). The school opened its doors in Qatar in 2008 and is authorised to offer the International Baccalaureate Primary Years, Middle Years and Diploma Programmes (encompassing ages 3 to 18 years) and is accredited by the Council of International Schools, British Schools of the Middle East and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. The graduating IB Diploma Programme students have an impressive record of admissions to the world’s top universities.

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