Joanna Chen

Joanna Chen

Executive Principal

Joanna holds a bachelor's degree in Chinese Language and Literature from Capital Normal University and a master's degree in Education Management from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. She has 25 years of education and teaching experience including 15 years as a primary school principal in Chaoyang District. She was nominated as a Famous Principal of Beijing. She once served as the 8th Director of the China Education Association and the Director of the Wind Music Society of the Chinese Musicians Association. She has led the school to win the honors of "National Advanced Unit of Art Education" by the Ministry of Education. She led the development of multiple school-based curriculum and published books as the chief editor. Her academic papers have won different awards from the Ministry of Education, Beijing and in Chaoyang district. She firmly believes that every child is full of unlimited potential and will do her best to light up the happy life of children.

Our Program

Based on the implementation of the CNC curriculum and IB PYP/MYP teaching methodology, strategies and assessments are being creatively blended. BES is committed to cultivating and educating future designers, change-makers and innovators.