Kyle is a South African PE teacher who is coming to Almaty with his wife, Megan, to experience a new culture and further develop his career. Kyle studied Sports Science at the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa and has been teaching Physical Education since 2012. He has taught for five years in international schools, using the Singapore curriculum in Thailand and the American curriculum in Dubai. Kyle is a dynamic and energetic teacher. A kinetic learner, he promotes movement as a way of learning and growing. He places a strong emphasis on sportsmanship and communication as a team.
Kyle is an avid football coach and player and has been coaching since 2006. He spent a year coaching and playing football competitively in Auckland, New Zealand, and, several years later began his own Football Academy in Bangkok, Thailand. Whilst living in Dubai, he coached for Arsenal Soccer Schools, as well as the Junior Varsity and Varsity team at the school where he worked.
Kyle loves to travel and explore new places, and he is eager to experience a new culture and lifestyle in Almaty. He loves the outdoors and cannot wait to explore the mountains surrounding Almaty, whether hiking or on a snowboard! Creating a sense of community and a love for sport with the children he teaches is one of his main aims, so he is looking forward to joining the KIS family and sharing these passions with you!