Paulo Santos

Art (PYP/MYP/DP)

Paulo Santos has been our PYP/MYP/DP Visual Arts and MYP Technology Design Teacher since 2007. He is also the MYP Robotics Club coordinator since 2011. He is originally from Lisbon, Portugal and has taught in Portugal, Denmark, Mozambique and Estonia. He holds a BA in Communication Design from the Fine Arts Academy of Lisbon and is certified for his teaching qualifications by the EU Educational Program. His studies also involve New Technologies and IT, Computer Programming with specialization in WebDesign. He is highly trained for the International Baccalaureate (IB) system in IB PYP Art studies and IB Diploma Visual Arts. In addition, he has also been an IB Visual Art Examiner since 2012.

His goal is to explore and support creativity in the classroom while engaging students in the use of educational technology in their learning process.

Paulo Santos has served as an international volunteer for the development of the National Education System in Mozambique. Moreover he is a member of the Diplomatic and Expat Community and Estonia Society Association where he coordinates the Archery Club. He has won the National Portuguese and Estonian Champion titles including 2 Silver Medals at the European Archery Championship.

His hobbies involve traveling, archery and outdoor sports activities such as hiking, windsurfing and mountain biking.