International school development

This workshop will cover past, present and future perspectives on the global market, focusing on where UK Independent schools have opened, and plan to open in the future, changes in regulations, and market trends and innovation.

Richard Gaskell (ISC Research)

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Since the early 1990’s Richard Gaskell (ISC Research Schools Director) has worked with schools and the education sector. In 1997 he joined Scholastic International which is when his career within the international schools’ market began.  Since then, Richard has become an integral part of the English-medium K-12 international school sector, progressing over 11 years to International Sales Director with Scholastic, before joining ISC Research in 2008.

Richard’s knowledge of the international schools’ market is unsurpassed. He advises most of the leading international school associations, and is a regular keynote speaker about the international schools market at leadership and global education conferences.

He travels worldwide as an expert adviser to many international schools, school groups and independent schools considering market development or investment.  He is frequently quoted in the national and international media, and has over 20,000 school leaders and educators following him on LinkedIn where he regularly shares news and intelligence about the international schools market.

Richard is based in Thailand with his wife, three children and three Jack Russell Terriers. He can be reached directly at [email protected]

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