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The Shanghai American School offers students a strong academic program driven by the school's mission and core values. At SAS we strive to build confident, empowered, and globally aware citizens of the world.

Learning at SAS is based on curriculum standards with high expectations for all students. Our comprehensive curriculum allows for differentiation to meet individual needs in a supportive learning environment.

Our faculty is diverse and professional. The expertise of our teachers is reflected in the planning and assessing of standards-based units of study that incorporate innovative, creative, and inquiry-based learning.

SAS is truly a community of learners. Professional learning is an integral component to ensuring the highest quality teaching and learning. The school values authentic professional learning that is ongoing, active, social, and related to the practice of teaching. This kind of learning is best embedded in the life of our teachers through consultancies, institutes, instructional coaching, and. Teachers also attend off-site opportunities.

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Deputy Head of School of Educational Programs

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Deputy Head of School
Pudong Campus

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Deputy Head of School
Puxi Campus

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