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Daniel Cooper Appointed Head of School of Liger Leadership Academy

Daniel Cooper Appointed Head of School of Liger Leadership Academy

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Liger Leadership Academy (LLA), Queenstown, New Zealand, we are very pleased to announce the appointment of Daniel Cooper as the school's new Head of School…

Candidate Stories

Samuel and Shanel: Happy Endings and New Beginnings

Samuel and Shanel: Happy Endings and New Beginnings

Shanel and Samuel Fretwell are getting ready to move to Morocco, their first overseas teaching adventure! That is not to say their lives haven’t been an adventure up to now. Twelve years ago,…

School Spotlights

International Teaching in Shenzhen: Ancient Roots with a Modern Approach

International Teaching in Shenzhen: Ancient Roots with a Modern Approach

The King’s School Shenzhen International (KSS) is a sister school to the King’s School in Canterbury, founded in 597 AD and described as the oldest school in England and Europe. At the heart…


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
Teach Abroad in an Ecological Environment in Shanghai | June 17, 2022

Shanghai Hongwen School (HWS) is a thriving and expanding, bilingual boarding school that started with Grades 1 and 6 in 2018, developed an A...


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
Overseas Teaching Among 59 Nationalities | June 3, 2022

“The Aim Makes Great the Life” has been the vision at Kuwait English School (KES) for the last 41 years. With the mission to Inspire, Challenge,...


 
GENERAL NEWS
2022 BSME Conference | May 31, 2022

The British Schools of the Middle East (BSME) was delighted to host its 38 th Annual Conference, in person, at the InterContinental Festival...


 
CANDIDATE STORIES
The Peace Corps Gift: A Start in International Teaching | May 19, 2022

Californian Nick Porras got his first taste of teaching—and Africa—through the Peace Corps. His undergraduate degree in hand, Nick moved to...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Conference for the Education of Young Children | May 17, 2022

As Search Associates works to expand its connections across the globe, our Senior Associates here in the United States are also seeking new connections....


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
International Teaching in the San Francisco Bay Area | May 13, 2022

Shu Ren International School (Shu Ren) is a private co-education day school with campuses in Berkeley and San Jose, California that is authorized...


 
GENERAL NEWS
2022 ECIS Leadership Conference | May 11, 2022

This year’s Leadership Conference for the Educational Collaborative for International Schools (ECIS) was hosted in St. Albans, UK, a beautiful...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Mr. Bruce Doig Appointed Next K-12 Principal of Khartoum American School | May 9, 2022

On behalf of Bridget Davies, the Superintendent of Khartoum American School (KAS), we are pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Bruce Doig...


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
Teach Abroad in a Swiss Alpine Setting | May 6, 2022

Founded in 1904, Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz, Switzerland (LAZ) is one of the most traditional Swiss international boarding schools, yet it is dedicated...


 
GENERAL NEWS
2022 CEESA Conference | May 4, 2022

Search Associates continues to strengthen its close ties with the Central and Eastern European Schools Association (CEESA). Each year Search...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Dr Megel Barker Appointed Head of Middle School at TASIS England | May 2, 2022

On behalf of the leadership of TASIS The American School in England, Search Associates is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Megel Barker...


 
GENERAL NEWS
John Nixon Appointed New CEO of Taipei European School (TES) | April 29, 2022

Following a long and thorough global search, and on behalf of the Board of Directors of Taipei European School (TES), Taiwan, we are delighted...


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
Overseas Teaching in Europe | April 27, 2022

Launched in 2016, Exupery International School, Latvia (EIS) is a fully authorized International Baccalaureate (IB) school located in Pinki,...


 
CANDIDATE STORIES
The Lieschkes: Adventures in Asia, and Now Africa Awaits! | April 25, 2022

When Simone and Nathan first met in Hobart, Tasmania, Simone was still at university, and Nathan—originally from New South Wales—was working...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Dr Terry Howard Appointed Principal of Atlantic Hall School, Nigeria | April 22, 2022

On behalf of the Governing Board of Atlantic Hall School, Nigeria, Search Associates is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Terry Howard...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Search Associates Hosts First In-Person Fair in London in Over Two Years! | April 7, 2022

It was a long time coming and a long time in the making! Finally, on the weekend of February 18-20, the Search Associates UK and Ireland team...


 
CANDIDATE STORIES
International College Counselor Suzan Guven | March 30, 2022

Suzan Guven became a globally-minded local student when, at age 11, she was enrolled at Robert College, an American school in her home city of...


 
GENERAL NEWS
SEARCH Congratulates Safeguarding and Child Protection Award Winner Diane Riley | March 16, 2022

This February, Diane Riley was awarded the inaugural SACPA Safeguarding award, which recognizes individuals or organizations that have made a...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Dr. Zak Palsha Appointed Director of the American Cooperative School of Tunis (ACST) | March 14, 2022

On behalf of the Search Committee and the Board of Governors of the American Cooperative School of Tunis (ACST), Tunisia, we are pleased to announce...


 
CANDIDATE STORIES
Alma Rubi Bona: Finding New Comfort Zones | March 8, 2022

In her 18 years of international education, Rubi Bona has enjoyed adventures in Dubai, Turkey, Nepal, Indonesia, Iraq, and, currently, Pakistan....

Did You Know…?

Senior Associate Gez Hayden led the first international school authorized to offer all three IB programs in China.