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CANDIDATE STORIES
Spotlight on Seasoned International Teacher Ami Wolsey | November 14, 2015

After 17 years of teaching—13 of them in overseas schools--Ami Wolsey still loves what she does. She'll also tell you she fell into teaching,...


 
GENERAL NEWS
EARCOS Leadership Conference 2015 | November 12, 2015

The East Asia Regional Council of Overseas Schools (EARCOS) hosted its 46th annual Leadership Conference in Bangkok October 29-31. By international...


 
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHTS
United World College Changshu China Opens! | November 11, 2015

Foyer of UWC Changshu Last weekend, Barry and Veronica Drake , from our Hong Kong office, attended the ceremonial opening of the United...


 
GENERAL NEWS
NESA Fall Leadership Conference 2015 | November 9, 2015

October 22-25, Senior Associates Ralph Jahr , Dr. David Cramer , and Ray Sparks attended the annual Near East South Asia Council of Overseas...


 
GENERAL NEWS
New Elementary School Principal Named in Ghana | November 5, 2015

After a worldwide search, Senior Associates Ralph Jahr and Julie Ryan are pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Lara Manasfi as new...

GENERAL NEWS
International School in Myanmar Selects New Director | November 5, 2015

The Search Committee and Board of Management of the International School of Yangon (ISY), assisted by Senior Associates Jim Ambrose and Ralph...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Senior Associate Presents at the Florida Reading Association Conference | October 23, 2015

From October 8-10, Senior Associate Julie Ryan recently represented Search Associates at the Florida Reading Association Conference. This year...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Search Associate Visits Southeast Asia | October 21, 2015

At the start of each school year, mainly in the month of September (and again in the spring), Senior Associate Ray Sparks travels to different...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Annual Tri-Association Conference: An Unforgettable Experience | October 21, 2015

Tri-Association's 34th Annual Educators' Conference in Bogotá, Colombia, October 5-9th, was an unforgettable experience. More than 800 participants,...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Search Associates' Response to Child Protection Concerns in International Schools | October 14, 2015

In light of the heightened climate around child protection concerns in international schools, an International Taskforce on Child Protection...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Resume Tips for Teaching Abroad | October 6, 2015

If you were to Google "resumés," you'd find countless links providing models and detailing the "how-to's" of creating your own. Included below...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Screening Schools: A Company Priority | October 6, 2015

Many candidates are surprised to learn that Search Associates declines almost 50% of applications submitted by new schools within a period of...

GENERAL NEWS
15 Skype Interview Tips to Land Your Dream Job | October 2, 2015

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


 
GENERAL NEWS
Celebrating Our 25th Anniversary | October 2, 2015

In 1990, Founding Director John Magagna started Search Associates because he was passionate about finding and placing exceptional educators in...


 
GENERAL NEWS
New Director Hired in Zambia | October 1, 2015

Senior Associates Dr. Ralph Jahr and Jim Ambrose were pleased to announce that the worldwide search and screening of highly qualified candidates...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Longtime Senior Associate Retires | September 8, 2015

Search Associates' co-founder Dexter Lewis announced his retirement this past June. Before the company began, he and Founder John Magagna were...


 
CANDIDATE STORIES
New International Teacher Offers Advice to Jobseekers | September 8, 2015

Finding the perfect position is possible at all stages in the recruiting cycle, even the final few weeks. Candidates are encouraged to continue...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Dr. David Cramer Joins Search Associates | July 31, 2015

Search Associates is pleased to announce that Dr. David Cramer has joined our team of Senior Associates. He has been directly involved in education...

GENERAL NEWS
Search Associates Launches Social Media | July 29, 2015

Search Associates is widely recognized for the "personal touch" we provide to anyone we interact with-educators, schools, colleagues, sponsors...


 
GENERAL NEWS
Search Associate Presents at 2015 NAESP Conference | July 22, 2015

Senior Associate Ralph Jahr was delighted to co-chair a session at the annual National Association of Elementary Schools Principals (NAESP)...

Did You Know…?

Senior Associate Bridget McNamer holds an M.A. in international relations and economics from The Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.