Westlake Boys High School
Tina Kwok has been teaching languages in New Zealand secondary schools for 17 years. As a language teacher, her particular interests lie in cross-cultural communication and inter-cultural competencies. Her passion for this has led her to her current work with international students.
Tina has experience in leading curriculum development and implementation as a Head of Faculty, a cross-sector cluster leader and with national bodies such as NZQA and the Ministry of Education. In all these roles, she has sought to help young people to develop leadership capacity.
In her current role as the Director of International Students, Tina is interested in developing a new understanding of what leadership really means for our international students and the people who work with them.