General News

General News

2018 FOBISIA Leadership Conference

2018 FOBISIA Leadership Conference

Senior Associates Ray Sparks and Bill Turner along with Alison Turner enjoyed this year’s FOBISIA Leadership Conference, held in Bangkok, Thailand, November 3 rd and 4th. The Federation…

Search Associates Enters Into Partnership with  Online Teacher Preparation Platform TEACH-NOW

Search Associates Enters Into Partnership with Online Teacher Preparation Platform TEACH-NOW

Collaboration between international companies will help fill teaching positions in classrooms around the world. As the nation’s foremost recruiting agency for international…

NESA School Leadership Conference 2018

NESA School Leadership Conference 2018

Senior Associate John Ritter represented Search Associates at the Near East South Asia (NESA) Council of Overseas School Leadership Conference in Athens, Greece on October 17-21, 2018. Attending…


 
Our Annual Meeting in Morocco: Growth, Perspective, and a Purposeful Mission | November 4, 2018

This June, Senior Associates and staff flew in from around the world to convene in beautiful Tangier, Morocco for our Annual General Meeting...


 
Uniforms in International Schools | October 29, 2018

There are many pros and cons to the debate on school uniforms and their use in international schools. Some general points and counterpoints are...


 
International Teaching and Living in Turkey | October 26, 2018

Once you have been to Turkey, it is one of those places that you ask yourself, “Why ever did I wait so long?” Senior Associate Bill Turner...


 
2018 Tri Association Conference | October 22, 2018

Senior Associates Jen Imholt and Bob Imholt enjoyed the 37 th Annual Tri Association Educators’ Conference this September 28 th –29...


 
2018 AASSA Governance Conference | October 14, 2018

Longtime Latin American educator and Senior Associate Dr. Bob Imholt attended the recent AASSA Governance Conference at the Marriott Dadeland...


 
Top 5 Reasons to Fall in Love with Latin America | October 9, 2018

By Senior Associate Jennifer Imholt Someone once warned Bob and me early in our careers that if you go to Latin America, you’ll never want...


 
IB Global Conference 2018 | August 6, 2018

The International Baccalaureate (IB) recently celebrated its 50 th year at the recent IB Global Conference for the Americas in San Diego, CA...


 
The Kendells’ International Journey Across the Globe | May 27, 2018

When even the thought of moving and teaching overseas makes your heart pound and takes your breath away, it’s helpful to remember that your Senior...


 
Teaching Overseas in Mumbai | May 22, 2018

Mumbai is to India what New York is to the USA, according to Neil McWilliam, Head of School at Oberoi International. India is certainly "incredible,"...


 
Standards-Based Grading and Reporting | May 21, 2018

Standards-based grading (SBG) is a dry term for a beautiful thing: clarity. Clarity for students. Clarity for teachers. Clarity for parents....


 
2018 EARCOS Teachers Conference in Bangkok | May 20, 2018

This March, Senior Associate Nick Kendell and his wife and Search partner Paula Kendell joined 1,200 delegates at the Shangri-La Hotel for...


 
Introducing *NEW* Search Latin America Fair! | May 18, 2018

In November 2018, Search Associates will launch its new Latin America Fair in Panama City, Panama. We are excited to present this opportunity...


 
“I Did Not Clip Her Wings” – Malala’s father | May 17, 2018

Senior Associate John Ritter commends the Central and Eastern European Schools Association (CEESA) for inviting Ziauddin Yousafzai to be...


 
Search London Spring International School Job Fair | May 7, 2018

Executive Vice President David Cope hosted another successful Search London Spring job fair on the weekend of March 23-25. Positive feedback...


 
Latin America Heads Conference | April 25, 2018

Search Associates recently attended the Latin American Heads Conference (LAHC) in Bogota, Colombia from April 17 to 21 st . Jennifer and Bob...


 
15 Skype Interview Tips to Land Your Dream Job | April 23, 2018

Currently, more than half of Search Associates candidates get their positions in overseas schools through the use of technology. Some of you...


 
John Magagna’s Lifelong Search for High Quality Educators | April 10, 2018

Interview with John Magagna Search Associates Recruiting Fair, Cambridge TIE | April 2018 Issue John Magagna is Founding Director...

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.