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Retention: What Makes Teachers Want to Stay at a School?

Retention: What Makes Teachers Want to Stay at a School?

How many of your teachers are on the last year of their contract? Are you afraid of losing some or all of them? Do you know what they want from your school? From you, as a member…

Candidate Stories

Priya and Robin Branson: Mission Driven

Priya and Robin Branson: Mission Driven

A chance to travel and earn a bit of pocket change spurred college grad Priya Jaggi to teach ESL in Bangkok through the Teach in Thailand Program in 2012. Robin Branson was also teaching English…

School Spotlights

New Opportunity to Teach Abroad in Doha

New Opportunity to Teach Abroad in Doha

Launched in August 2019, The Hamilton International School (THIS) is a growing and resource-rich international school in Qatar. The school is currently open for children from pre-K to Grade 10…


 
GENERAL NEWS
SEARCH ASSOCIATES and PD ACADEMIA launch second year of HR TRAINING WORKSHOPS IN CHINA | September 17, 2022

September 2022 Update SEARCH ASSOCIATES AND PD ACADEMIA LAUNCH SECOND YEAR OF HR TRAINING WORKSHOPS IN CHINA Following a successful...


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
International School Excellence in the Heart of Africa | August 3, 2022

Founded in 2013, Trident College Solwezi is blazing a trail to bring world-class, international education to the North-Western Province of Zambia....


 
CANDIDATE STORIES
Olympian Athletic Coach Conrad Francis | July 29, 2022

Born and raised in Sri Lanka, Conrad Francis, a talented swimmer, was sent at age 15 for specialized training at Nunawading Swimming Club in...


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
Teach Abroad at the British International School, Cairo | July 26, 2022

The British International School, Cairo (BISC) offers an outstanding British-style education, focused on independent learning and the promotion...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Debra Willacey Appointed Head of Hsinchu County American School, Taiwan | July 12, 2022

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Hsinchu County American School (HCAS), Taiwan, we are very pleased to announce the appointment of Debra...


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
Overseas Teaching in a World-Class Environment in Guangzhou | July 7, 2022

Committed to "nurturing pillars of the world and pioneers of tomorrow," Singchin Academy, Guangzhou (SCA) is the first affiliate to Hwa Chong...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Daniel Cooper Appointed Head of School of Liger Leadership Academy | July 5, 2022

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Liger Leadership Academy (LLA), Queenstown, New Zealand, we are very pleased to announce the appointment...


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
International Teaching in Shenzhen: Ancient Roots with a Modern Approach | June 29, 2022

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...


 
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...


 
CANDIDATE STORIES
Samuel and Shanel: Happy Endings and New Beginnings | June 8, 2022

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...


 
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...

Did You Know…?

CEO of Search Associates, Jessica Magagna, was born in Morocco and attended the American Community School in Iran while her father was headmaster.