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SEARCH Attends ECIS Virtual Leadership Conference: Diversity & Belonging

SEARCH Attends ECIS Virtual Leadership Conference: Diversity & Belonging

This April 8-10 th , Senior Associate Julie Ryan and Senior Consultant Eric Sands attended the 2021 Virtual Leadership Conference of the Educational Collaborative for International Schools…

Candidate Stories

Nancy Remondi: Embrace the Unexpected

Nancy Remondi: Embrace the Unexpected

Don’t worry Ma; it’s just for a year! These were the exact words Nancy Remondi used to reassure her sweet, immigrant Italian mother when she decided to join the Japan Exchange and Teaching Programme…

School Spotlights

Teach Abroad in Turkey

Teach Abroad in Turkey

NUN Schools (NUN) comprises three separate campuses situated on the Asian side of the historic city of Istanbul, one primary coed-campus—established in 2014—and one each for boys and girls, both…


 
GENERAL NEWS
Transforming Children’s Lives in the World’s Poorest Communities | May 16, 2021

Search Associates invites you to help transform the life of a child through education. Join us and United World Schools in making a lasting impact!...


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
Chadwick School: Serving Diverse Students on the Scenic Palos Verdes Peninsula | May 11, 2021

Chadwick School is a K–12 coeducational independent day school located on a beautiful 45- acre campus. Founded in 1935 by Margaret Chadwick,...


 
CANDIDATE STORIES
Brittney Caldwell: “Let the Day Seize Itself!” | May 8, 2021

Brittney Caldwell’s original plan was to take a steady job as a school paraprofessional in order to support a move to Atlanta to study law. But...


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
International Teaching in Romania | April 26, 2021

The vision of Avenor College (Avenor), a non-profit, bilingual international school rooted in Romanian culture, is to be a positive and progressive...


 
CANDIDATE STORIES
The Elgers: Improvisation is the Key | April 15, 2021

College Admission Officer Elizabeth Elger and aspiring Sports Broadcaster Joey Elger enjoyed aspects of their first careers, but the strain of...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Our DEI Strategic Goals | April 9, 2021

Dear Search Associates Community, Since June 2020, Search Associates has engaged in listening, learning and critical self-examination to understand...


 
CANDIDATE STORIES
The Gardners Have Arrived | March 21, 2021

Steve and Alina Gardner were tempted by other career paths before finding their way back to their true calling. Alina, born and raised in China,...


 
CANDIDATE STORIES
Tessa John-Guerra’s Leap of Faith | February 28, 2021

Born and raised on the island of Saint Lucia, Tessa John-Guerra was a teacher for three years and school counselor for 16 before deciding to...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Bill Turner Featured in Teach Middle East Podcast | February 20, 2021

This winter, Senior Associate Bill Turner was honored to be guest speaker in a podcast by Teach Middle East magazine. In it, Bill...


 
CANDIDATE STORIES
David Karayan: Following the Spark of Light | February 6, 2021

One month of teaching at a summer camp was enough to convince undergraduate David Karayan that math education was his calling. Twenty-four years...


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
Overseas Teaching in Saudi Arabia | January 24, 2021

In a picturesque city located on Saudi Arabia’s magnificent Red Sea coast lies The World Academy (TWA), an international standards-based curriculum...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Search Associates in Partnership with United World Schools | January 16, 2021

As a supporter of United World Schools (UWS) since 2017, Search Associates (SEARCH) always looks forward to receiving UWS reports, which illustrate...


 
CANDIDATE STORIES
Charles Franklin II: Making the Right Choice | January 14, 2021

Two high school teachers made such an impact on his life that Charles Franklin II decided to become an educator himself. After five years of...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Supporting School Recruitment Needs Safely | January 13, 2021

Despite the restrictions of the pandemic, our Search Associates continue to visit schools to support their recruitment needs. This November/December,...


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
Teach Abroad in Thailand | January 10, 2021

As part of the Ruamrudee International School network of three campuses in Bangkok, Ruamrudee International School Ratchapruek Campus (RISR)...


 
CANDIDATE STORIES
Teaching in International Schools: No Looking Back | December 20, 2020

Over 18 years, Amos Owiti and his wife Martha Ojwang have taught in international schools in Kenya, Ethiopia, Singapore, China, and most recently,...


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
An American School with an International Community | December 18, 2020

The Village School (Village) has evolved into a vibrant institution serving approximately 1,500 pre-K–12 students. Originally launched as a small,...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion: Feedback from Our Candidate Listening Circles | December 16, 2020

Dear Search Associates Community, On August 26, Search Associates sent out a letter addressing our plans to become a more diverse,...


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
International Teaching in Mexico | December 4, 2020

Search Associates welcomes new member school John F. Kennedy The American School of Querétaro (JFK), which offers a pre–K–12, bilingual, bicultural...


 
CANDIDATE STORIES
Barbara Wrightson: Life, Love, and Learning on Three Continents | December 3, 2020

When Barbara Wrightson earned her B.A. in International Affairs, specializing in Russian and Eastern European Studies, she did not intend to...

Did You Know…?

Senior Associate John Ritter consults on matters of governance, planning, head and board transition, and staff development with schools all over the world.