Claudine Hakim is Head of Transitions, Student Support and Advancement at the International School of London (ISL) and is the leader of the award winning ISL Crossroads Transitions programme. Claudine was previously a Head Teacher at an independent Special School and another International School. Claudine holds a Masters degree from the University College of London, Institute of Education in Educational Leadership and Management and a BA in Psychology and Counselling from Richmond International University. Claudine is a citizen of the United Kingdom, originally from Lebanon and born and raised in Ghana. She is married and has a daughter. Having lived in three continents, Claudine is passionate about fostering well-balanced and inclusive international communities. She is a public speaker who actively promotes the importance of transitions-care and attachment security. Claudine is also a member of the ECIS Admissions Special Interest Committee.