Joel Jr Llaban is a P-12 DEIJ Lead, Learning Specialist / Instructional Coach in the Teaching and Learning of The International School of Kuala Lumpur. Previously, he worked at Cebu International School, The International School of Beijing, and The International School of Brussels. He has been working in education for 19 years as a classroom teacher with concurrent involvement and leadership in schoolwide curriculum, assessment, professional development, and strategic planning. He also served as a department coordinator and an accreditation coordinator. He is trained in international accreditation as a team evaluator and has been involved in accreditation visits to different international schools representing NEASC and CIS. Joel served in the newly formed CIS Board Committee on DEIJ and Anti Racism. He is currently a member of the Editorial Team of The International Educator (TIE) Online. Joel holds a Master of Education in International Education Administration and a Certificate of International School Leadership from The Principals Training Center. He is a proud member of AIELOC and Diversity Collaborative. Joel’s pronouns are he/him/his. Connect with him on Twitter @JoelJrLLABAN.