Our Teachers

Chiara Bernesi

Pre-School Class Teacher

First Class Honours Bachelor of Arts in Textile Design, University of Derby, Derby, UK

Graduate Teacher Training Programme, Qualified Teacher Status awarded June 2005

Chiara has been teaching Early Years, including the Reggio Emilia approach in Ho Chi Minh City since September 2017. Previously, her extensive 13 years of UK teaching experience have included UK Primary and Secondary Curriculum, Art, Design Technology and Special Educational Needs. She is passionate about student-centred learning and promoting Social and Emotional Development. Chiara is excited to be joining the Saigon Star team and is looking forward to working with students, families and colleagues on environmental and social projects. In her spare time, Chiara enjoys spending time with her family outdoors, exploring, bug collecting, swimming, painting and sewing.