Michael is a British national. He graduated with a BSc in Biochemistry from the University of York and then completed his QTS linked to the University of Winchester. He has been teaching Biology since 2008, as well as English as a Second Language, in Bournemouth, England. Michael enjoys teaching students from other cultures, and he set up an English conversation cafe in England. In Dulwich International High School, he has additional responsibilities in Educational Technology and Community Service. Michael particularly likes using technology to empower student learning, and is overseeing related action research projects. In his free time, he plays football and enjoys running, cycling and skiing. He also likes travelling with his young family.