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Search Associates Announces a New, Specialized, October East Asia Fair

Search Associates Announces a New, Specialized, October East Asia Fair

In October 2018, Search Associates will launch its new East Asia Fair, in Singapore, at the Paterson Campus of International School Singapore. We are excited to present this opportunity for early…

Candidate Stories

The Hursts: A Teaching Couple's Journey

The Hursts: A Teaching Couple's Journey

Graduating with teaching credentials, yet not finding a job is a common story in Canada, says Laura Guay Hurst. In Laura’s case, she earned a degree in history from University of Brunswick before…

School Spotlights

Press Release: Nancy Squicciarini Appointed as Head of Community Relations at International School of Luxembourg

Press Release: Nancy Squicciarini Appointed as Head of Community Relations at International School of Luxembourg

Nancy Squicciarini has been appointed as the new Head of Community Relations at the International School of Luxembourg (ISL) and will start her new role in August 2018. Nancy is currently the…


 
GENERAL NEWS
Makerspaces: Creativity in the Classroom | October 30, 2017

They have been taking schools—and not necessarily affluent schools — by storm, workshops called makerspaces. Jennifer Cooper describes them in...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Search Associates Helps Build New School with UWS Partnership | October 27, 2017

Search Associates is pleased to announce the launch of its new long-term partnership with United World Schools (UWS), to fully fund the construction...


 
GENERAL NEWS
How to Write a Cover Letter to a School! | October 22, 2017

Writing a cover letter to a school takes careful consideration of tone, formatting, and content. It is part of your overall first impression...


 
CANDIDATE STORIES
Lisa Jackson Lands Dream Job in Hong Kong | October 18, 2017

She’s been teaching—and loving it—for 12 years, but recently Lisa Jackson landed her ideal job in Hong Kong, one of her favorite places. And...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Tri-Association Conference in San Jose, Costa Rica | October 14, 2017

From October 4 -7, 2017, Senior Associates Jennifer and Bob Imholt , together with Consultant Gunther Brandt , attended the...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Our Annual Meeting and a Look to the Future | September 24, 2017

In July, Search Associates traveled from offices all over the globe to convene for another wonderful annual general meeting (AGM), this time...


 
GENERAL NEWS
New Senior Associate Brent Mutsch | September 21, 2017

Search Associates is excited to welcome Brent Mutsch as a Senior Associate, as of this August 2017. Brent will take a lead role in leadership...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Bill Turner’s EduTravelogue: Bahrain | September 13, 2017

Our Associates make it a priority to know as much as possible about the regions they represent, our schools, and our administrative and teaching...


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
Join the Ever-Evolving American International School, Vietnam | September 13, 2017

Another overseas teaching opportunity awaits you at the American International School, Vietnam (AIS). Established in 2006, the pre-K-12, coeducational...


 
GENERAL NEWS
New Senior Associate Prepares to Expand Search Associates' Presence in Latin America | September 5, 2017

Search Associates welcomes Jennifer Imholt, who has already begun to represent the West Coast region of the U.S. with her husband Senior Associate...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Teaching Life in Kuwait | August 28, 2017

For 11 years prior to joining Search Associates in 2016, Bill Turner held leadership positions in schools in Middle East. Now as Senior Associate,...


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
Sheikh Zayed Private Academy for Boys, Abu Dhabi: A Lantern Lighting the Way | August 23, 2017

His Highness Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the late president of the United Arab Emirates, often said, “Education is like a lantern that...


 
CANDIDATE STORIES
The Beattys: International Teaching Couple | August 15, 2017

After graduation from university where they met, Sarah and Michael took off for seven weeks to explore Australia, New Zealand, and Thailand....


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
Warm Welcome to NCIC-Immersion School, Shenzhen, China | July 22, 2017

Search Associates hails the new NCIC-Immersion School, an independent division of the Nanshan Chinese International College, one of the top independent...


 
CANDIDATE STORIES
High Fliers Jason and Liz Connect with Search Associates | July 11, 2017

One wintry morning at a coffee shop in Virginia, current Search Consultant and former Head of School Gunther Brandt recruited teachers Jason...


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
Marymount International School London | July 10, 2017

Search Associates warmly welcomes Marymount International School London (MMI London), a small school with an outstanding 35-year record of preparing...


 
CANDIDATE STORIES
Overseas with Marc and Melanie Curless | June 20, 2017

With his mother and sister both teachers and his father a high school principal, Marc Curless could not avoid a career in education. The wanderlust...


 
GENERAL NEWS
2017 COBIS Conference: Transforming Teachers, Learners, and Leaders | June 16, 2017

Executive Vice President David Cope was pleased to join around 700 other participants at the 36th annual Council of British International Schools...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Spring in the Air at the Search London Fair | June 12, 2017

This April 21-23, Executive Vice President David Cope welcomed 156 candidates and recruiters from 44 overseas schools to our 2017 London Spring...


 
GENERAL NEWS
New Search Associate Oversees Canada | May 27, 2017

Search Associates is thrilled to introduce our newest Senior Associate Mr. Gary MacPhie. Gary will be joining us this summer after finishing...

Did You Know…?

Senior Associate Robert Barlas is the author of the Teaching Overseas Handbook.