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17 January 2024

By Erika Egawa

Listening as a leader is different than listening as a friend or colleague. In this Pearl, Erika offers advice for those new to leadership… more

By Aindra Nwe Ni Aung, Grade 5

A student at the International School Yangon sends a global message using poetry as their tool… more

By Nigel Winnard

Schools and parents need to get on the same page when it comes to teaching about ethics and moral choices, as well as supervision, around online access… more

By Dr. Samantha Olson-Wyman and Dr. Esther Bettney Heidt

Exploring language ideologies, how they might impact multilingual school communities, and how to shift toward more inclusive beliefs about language… more

By Lianne Dominguez

By approaching difficult conversations with empathy and understanding, you can turn them into opportunities for growth and resolution… more

By Loretta Smith

Nurturing global citizens takes more than festivals and celebrations. Perhaps it takes even more than diverse resources, an inclusive curriculum, and a mission… more

By Ménès Adisso, Grade 11

Each piece of student work is evidence that education for Peace is a powerful tool to develop self-awareness, poetic appreciation, and critical thinking… more

By Kim Cofino

Switching between these three stances within a single coaching conversation is a complex skill. There are four elements to help you navigate… more

By Neil Griffiths

When schools purportedly embrace physical literacy and then confuse it with misguided interpretations of assessment, we are doing our students a disservice… more

By Chanel Worsteling

In this episode, Chanel Worsteling interviews Mary Powell, a contributing author to AISA’s DEIJ Guide, Pathways to Transformation… more

By Alistair Goold

Exploring the synergy between Restorative Practices, Responsive Classroom, and Restitution in international school classrooms… more

By Dr. Niki Melanidou

Metacognition empowers these students to better understand their own learning processes, strengths, and areas where they might need additional support… more
By Conrad Hughes

A recent trip to Venice was an immersive experience in some of the works of the great Italian Renaissance artists, notably Tintoretto and Bellini, whose extraordinary paintings adorn several churches throughout the city... more
By Paul Magnuson

I have been working with a teacher for two or maybe even three years now. He invites me to his class when he is running simulations. We’ve done some joint planning, some joint debriefing. This school year he is getting financial support from the school to further his work... more
By Margriet Ruurs

A new year! Time for new books! And maybe some wonderful older ones… Wishing you a good year and hope every teacher’s resolution is to read more books in the classroom... more
By Matthew Piercy

At midnight tonight, we will welcome 2024 and I am curious what the year ahead holds in store. My best guess? An increasing awareness and an availing of oneself in an age where gatekeeping no longer has a place. The word “gatekeeper” may just be the quintessence of 2024... more

Dr. Darby Saxbe
The New York Times
Mark Mason has been appointed Director of QSI International School of Shenyang in China.
Michael Kempenich has been appointed Director of QSI International School of El Tigre in Venezuela.
Ruairi Cunningham has been appointed Secondary School Vice-Principal of KIS International School in Thailand.
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AAIE All Leaders Global Conversation - Ewen McIntosh
Jan 18, 2024
Search Associates Hong Kong Job Fair
Jan 19 - 21, 2024
Search Associates London Job Fair
Jan 19 - 21, 2024
AIELOC/ISS - DEI Deconstructed: Book Club & Session with Author (3-part series)
Jan 19, 2024
PTC-CTC Mental Health and Well-being in International Schools: A Primer for School Counselors (6 synchronous sessions)
Jan 20, 2024
PTC-GTC Strategic Policy: Missing Link for Governing!
Jan 21, 2024
AIELOC Filipino International Educators Affinity Group Zoom Meeting
Jan 21, 2024
AAIE Global Leaders Conversation on Safety
Jan 25, 2024
AIELOC In-Person Conference
Jan 26 - 28, 2024
NESA 2024 Educators Training Institute
Jan 26 - 27, 2024
Search Associates Cambridge Job Fair
Jan 26 - 29, 2024
PTC-CTC University Counseling in the International School (6 synchronous sessions)
Jan 27, 2024
Whiteness Accountability Group for International Educators
Jan 30, 2024
ISS Safe Schools, Strong Communities: The Teacher's Role in Campus Security
Jan 31, 2024
WISE Women in International Schools Empowerment Conference
Feb 2 - 4, 2024
Search Associates San Francisco Job Fair
Feb 3 - 4, 2024

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