Sam Cook is in his 26th year as an educator including 21 years in South East Asia and 14 years in administration. He is presently a High School Math and Robotics Teacher at Concordia International School Hanoi. He just returned from taking two teams to the first ever VEX Robotics Vietnam National Championships at SSIS on January 18, 2020. This comes after just one semester of teaching the Robotics class. Ultimately, both teams made the finals with the freshman team winning the Championship while the upperclassmen team won the Design Award.