Lower School Principal


Paul has been employed by the International School of Stuttgart for the past nine years, three as a fourth grade teacher and currently working and learning in his sixth year as Lower School Principal. 

He is the coordinator of the annual Association of German International Schools conference and has served on a number of accreditation team visits to other international schools in Europe on behalf of the Council of International Schools and the North Eastern Association of Schools and Colleges. 

Prior to working at ISS, Paul worked in a wide range of schools in England from small rural village primary schools to urban middle schools. He believes that children learn best through inquiry, the engagement of the learner’s curiosity and the facilitation of the connection of new learning with prior experiences and understanding. 

Paul enjoys reading, cycling, gardening and learning German. He is married, with a young family and lives with his German wife in the local area.