Brian Cooklin

Brian Cooklin

Brian Cooklin is the Principal of Nord Anglia International School Hong Kong and has led schools across three continents.

Latest from Brian Cooklin

EdTalk | While Greta Thunberg channels enduring climate change fears, schools in Hong Kong are taking action

Embedding environmental issues in the curriculum encourages pupils to gain skills, transform ideas into positive action and have confidence in a better future

Embedding environmental issues in the curriculum encourages pupils to gain skills, transform ideas into positive action and have confidence in a better future

While Greta Thunberg channels enduring climate change fears, schools in Hong Kong are taking action
4 Jun 2020 - 6:09PM
EdTalk | Adaptability is the vital key to survival
  • In a changing world, adaptability is the most vital skill children need to succeed
  • In a changing world, adaptability is the most vital skill children need to succeed
Adaptability is the vital key to survival
4 Jun 2020 - 6:11PM
EdTalk | Creativity and play are vital steps in building confidence
  • Arts and sports – and sympathetic teachers – can do wonders in tapping a child’s true potential
  • Arts and sports – and sympathetic teachers – can do wonders in tapping a child’s true potential
Creativity and play are vital steps in building confidence
4 Jun 2020 - 6:12PM
EdTalk | Confidence is the key to great achievement

To help children succeed, it is vital to praise them for what they can do, and not find fault over what they can’t. Trying – and mastering – a new activity feeds a virtuous circle that spills over into other skills and subjects

To help children succeed, it is vital to praise them for what they can do, and not find fault over what they can’t. Trying – and mastering – a new activity feeds a virtuous circle that spills over into other skills and subjects

Confidence is the key to great achievement
28 Sep 2018 - 2:31PM
EdTalk | Tips on parent-school interaction to help your child succeed

Good communication is key to parents staying informed about their child’s progress, and will help them to overcome problems and achieve their life goals

Good communication is key to parents staying informed about their child’s progress, and will help them to overcome problems and achieve their life goals

Tips on parent-school interaction to help your child succeed
27 Feb 2018 - 10:23AM