Muscat: Pearson Online Academy UK Global is pleased to announce the appointment of Jo Vigneron as Founding Director, for his first term in September.
Jo Vigneron brings with her more than 20 years of educational expertise.
Over the past few years, she has been instrumental in opening two very successful schools in the UAE and now aims to make Pearson Online Academy UK Global the ‘best online school in the world’. Jo’s educational career has spanned key leadership positions, teaching and speaker roles around the world.
Sharing his take on the new school, Jo said, âWe have access to some of the most innovative technology available and our teachers are experts in their field with superb teaching skills. As educators who have worked through the last 18 months of change and developments in the industry, the perception that education is limited by location is gone. Now that the lid is off, it is up to us to meet the challenges before us. Our young people today are more connected than ever. It is up to us as educators to facilitate meaningful connections and access to learning opportunities on a global scale. Backed by Pearson and all their expertise, a great team of teachers and a school full of amazing students. I have absolutely no doubt that we have the winning formula and I look forward to all the adventures that lie ahead.
Offering Pearson Edexcel International GCSE in a variety of subjects, International AS and A-Levels, Pearson Online Academy UK Global welcomes students aged 14-18 with good English skills and looking for an accessible personalized learning path. all over. The academy’s expert teachers and extended support team will deliver a rigorous and inspiring academic experience that integrates the best of both online and offline activities. With core courses and âsuper-curriculumâ experiences, students will develop transferable skills such as self-management and cross-cultural collaboration; build their well-being and become valued members of society, participating in local, national and global communities.
Pearson Online Academy UK Global is currently accepting applications for the 2021-22 academic year. To learn more, download a brochure and apply, visit