Blog Posts - International Schools



Everything You Need to Know About South African Schools

Which school to pick for their children in South Africa, and how to get into the one they've picked, is by far the most discussed topic among prospective expats on my blog and Facebook page. Second to that are questions about bureaucracy, especially...
by Joburg Expat on May 23, 2016

Growing demand of International schools in Saudi Arabia

International schools in Saudi Arabia The education system includes variety of prospectus for budding young professionals. International schools are hugely popular worldwide and they come in many different shapes and sizes and their formats and curri...

Ever Thought of Teaching Overseas?

Hey adventurous one! I get quite a few emails asking me how I got to teach and live overseas and what it’s like. Has this crazy idea ever crossed your mind? Maybe you’re just a little curious about what life … Continue reading ͛...
by Art Lessons for Kids on Oct 25, 2015

Education and Economic Development in Saudi Arabia

  Economical and political turmoil was witnessed in parts of North Africa and Middle East since 2011, but it has not affected Saudi Arabia. The Kingdom has remained stable and many foreign investors still view it as an attractive and promising p...

How to choose the Best School for Our Kids in Saudi Arabia

  Choosing a school is a challenging task and one that a lot of parents find difficult. Here is some real good advice for you from our expert base and we hope you will find it extremely handy in making the final decision. With so many options to...

Online EdDs and PhDs

If you're looking for an online masters degree program, please read this post.Here are a few programs that offer doctorate degrees that can be earned completely online or only require a few on-campus sessions that are usually held for a couple days d...
by TEFL Tips on Mar 24, 2015

Alternative Licensure and Getting a Teaching License Online

Here are some ways to get your teaching license online or through an alternative programme. Find out more by reading teaching at an international school. Teaching Licenses and Awards Via Distance Education All the places are in the U.S. unless othe...
by TEFL Tips on Nov 16, 2014

21stCM loves: the Honeykids Singapore schools selector

There are over 70 international schools in Singapore and finding the right one for your children can be a nightmare. The fabulous team over at Honeykids Asia have just launched a comprehensive schools selector to help us expats. As well as providing...
by 21st Century Mummy on Oct 30, 2014

10 Qualities You Need to Be a DOS

PC Parrot wrote a list of 10 qualities necessary to head the PD (professional development) department at this post on Dave's. I think that all of these apply to those who want to become a head teacher, HD (head of department) or a DOS (director of st...
by TEFL Tips on Sep 16, 2014

How Do I Obtain or Renew a Study Permit for a South African School?

I was astounded how much discussion my recent blog post about the scarcity of space at Johannesburg private schools spurred. While I was aware that this was beginning to pose a problem for expats in South Africa, I didn't know how dire the situation...
by Joburg Expat on Sep 15, 2014

Hindrances to Getting Hired as a Teacher Overseas

The economy has a lot to do with things. If there are no jobs at home, more people will be looking at going overseas. Don't think there's going to be a huge flood of teachers though. While numbers do increase when the economy goes belly-up, many p...
by TEFL Tips on Aug 23, 2014

Do You Need a License to Teach at an International School?

No Teaching License?You can still get hired at an international school. Different schools have different rules. Your background will also come into play. Find out more by reading teaching at an international school. The type of school. Some schools,...
by TEFL Tips on Aug 22, 2014

Where to get a British education abroad

To some expat parents it’s very important for their kids to go to a school that follows the British curriculum especially if they know they’ll be heading back home at some point. It means their children should adjust back into the British...
by 21st Century Mummy on Aug 6, 2014

Ahlcon International School Mayur Vihar Delhi | Admission 2014-15 | Fees

Ahlcon International School is located at Mayur Vihar in New Delhi. This schools is one of the most popular and well organized international schools in India. The schools was inaugurated by Smt. Sheila Dixit, Chief Ministry of Delhi. Ahlcon Internat...
by Exacthub - An Educational Blog on Jan 19, 2014

International Teachers' Bill of Rights

If you're working at an international school you might be protected by the International Teachers' Bill of Rights. You can read more at ISR.
by TEFL Tips on Dec 16, 2013

Teaching Abroad and Saving Money

Money's always an issue. Some countries pay more than others. Many people will say that TEFL teachers are grossly underpaid, but others say that money's not that important.Where to Teach and Retire You can find some info about the highest paying coun...
by TEFL Tips on Dec 9, 2013

So You Want to Teach Abroad?

Teaching Overseas There are very few jobs that offer you the opportunity to work overseas, travel and experience another culture for a period of time. Teaching is one of them. Whether you are on a teacher exchange, working for one of the many interna...
by Thai Canuck on Aug 19, 2013

English in Malaysia

Malaysia is a former British colony so it is natural that British English is spoken here. English is not spoken by all people, however, and certainly not with the same expertise. As an American I don't have much of a problem understanding British or...
by Retired in Malaysia on Dec 5, 2012

State School v International School? What is the best solution for your child?

This article was written by Algarve Life Stripped Naked: Your child’s education is their future. Choosing the correct school when moving abroad is one of the biggest decisions a parent will ever face. State Portuguese School – When we mo...

State School v International School? What is the best solution for your child?

This article was written by Algarve Life Stripped Naked: Your child’s education is their future. Choosing the correct school when moving abroad is one of the biggest decisions a parent will ever face. State Portuguese School – When we mo...


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