Our Hiring Philosophy

You are an experienced and certified educator. Forward-thinking, your practice aligns with the ACE Learning Principles, which are designed to change schools into reflective learning communities. You understand the need for a conducive eco-system for effective learning to occur. 

You believe that:

  • Learning is best through an interdisciplinary approach. 
  • Learning includes authentic, real-world issues and practical situations. 
  • Learners grow in knowledge, skills and dispositions.
  • Growth is more important than achievement.
  • Learning promotes students’ intrinsic motivations and passion for learning.
  • Developing good questions is as important as answering correctly.
  • Learners are encouraged to see things from multiple perspectives as global citizens.
  • Mistakes are encouraged as opportunities for learning.
  • Students direct their own learning.
  • Flexible use of space and time accommodates a range of learning experiences. 

Aligned with the recommendations of the International Task Force on Child Protection, ASH holds itself to a high standard of effective recruiting practices with specific attention to child protection.


We build a better world as we become better human beings, hear and value every voice, keep every promise, and celebrate every achievement. 


We are determined to create a school where everyone is confident and able to take control of their own learning, and the world is our classroom.