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31 January 2024

By Gavin Kinch

Can a school still be considered “international” if it retains a strong cultural identity from another country… more

By an international school student, USA

Ever since I was little, I always noticed how women are thought of as less than men… more

By Timothy Fuller Bazin, Jungmeen Lee, Calvin Kamphuis, Kasia Martin, and Vasile Lozneanu

Seoul Foreign School shares the student learning as well as practices that made it possible to create a project-based learning fashion show… more

By Anna Hasic-Wallis

We assume that students are as engaged with their learning as we are, that they understand feedback is integral for improvement and growth… more

By Ngozie Okorie

Relationships are important and valuable. When faced with certain leadership challenges, the win-win strategy is effective... more

By Stacy Stephens

I want to be a part of something that looks to the future of education, that strives to make a better and more impactful stance on the profession... more

By Scott Eder

Exploring the key advantages, potential drawbacks, and striking a balance to maximize the effectiveness of Content and Language Integrated Learning… more

By John Roberts

There are persisting misconceptions about what executive coaches actually do in a school setting. It’s important to raise awareness and set the record straight… more

By Susi Pucci

A peek into the deep skillset of the English as an Additional Language Specialist… more

By TIE and the PTC

The KAUST school in Saudi Arabia school implemented standards-based strategies to ensure robust professional learning for teachers… more

By Jaya Ramchandani

At its heart, retesting is not about making things easier for students; it’s about making education more meaningful… more

Rachel Caldwell has been selected as the recipient of the Association for the Advancement of International Education Superintendent of the Year... more
By Paul Magnuson

Nine students in their final semester of high school, the teacher, a visitor to the school, and me, seated around tables that make a rectangle in the room. The teacher invited us, the visitor and me, because he knows we’re interested in how we do school. That’s the topic today. The students have watched a film about homeschooling. The teacher suggests an open discussion, an informal Socratic Seminar... more
By Margriet Ruurs

Books can help children understand the world around them. Nonfiction information or fictional stories can help a reader make sense of his own or others’ situations. Books can be tools to deal with life. These new titles are good examples of stories as tools... more
By Daniel Kerr

So it’s that time of the year again when I get to order books for my birthday, which is my favorite gift ever because it keeps on giving for months and months and months. The deal is that I have to finish reading all of last year’s books before I get to order new ones, and I’m excited about ordering the list below in the next few days... more

Ryan Nagelhout
Harvard Graduate School of Education
Viki Stiebert has been appointed Head of School of UWC Maastricht in the Netherlands.
Aprajita Ralli has been appointed Secondary School Principal of Sreenidhi International School in India.
Paola Torres de Pereira has been appointed Lower School Director of the American School of Paris in France.
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Check out the TIE Event Calendar for upcoming events, webinars, job fairs and more...
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
AAIE 2024 Global Leadership Conversation
Feb 5 - 7, 2024
Search Associates Shanghai Job Fair
Feb 9 - 10, 2024
PTC-TLI Teacher Leaders: Leading Learner Centered Assessment (asynchronous 10 Feb-6 Apr/ one synchronous session)
Feb 10, 2024
Search Associates Toronto Job Fair
Feb 10 - 11, 2024
AISA/GISS 2024 Global Issues Service Summit
Feb 15 - 17, 2024
PTC-EAL Instructing and Assessing Multilingual Learners (IAML) (asynchronous 18 Feb-27 Apr)
Feb 18, 2024
PTC-GTC Who’s next on your board?
Feb 18, 2024
AAIE Global Leaders Conversation with Ildiko Murray: AI, AR, VR and Immersive Classrooms
Feb 29, 2024
NESA 2024 Learning Futures Summit
Mar 1 - 2, 2024
AAIE Global Leaders Conversation: Leading in Global Activism: Empowering Students to Take Action
Mar 14, 2024
Search Associates London Job Fair
Mar 16 - 17, 2024
AMISA Educators' Conference (#EdCon)
Mar 20 - 22, 2024
EARCOS 19th Annual Teachers' Conference 2024
Mar 21 - 23, 2024

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