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by shadylane
Tue May 19, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: University of the People - Master in Education Leadership
Replies: 21
Views: 1583

Re: University of the People - Master in Education Leadership

[quote=Boomba post_id=59032 time=1589900191 user_id=221993] My Bachelor (Licence in FR) is a standard 3 years level (generally equivalent to the 4-year bachelor in the US) but I enrolled directly in the third year thanks to equivalences. It is more or less a Bachelor of sciences of Social sciences w...
by shadylane
Wed May 06, 2020 1:36 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: URGENT: Should I take Teach Now? (with MA in Education from Nottingham)
Replies: 5
Views: 1017

Re: URGENT: Should I take Teach Now? (with MA in Education from Nottingham)

Part of your issue is that you have the Nottingham iPGCE. It is not very well reputed, and many schools / locations won't accept it as a valid qualification. You could try to get QTS through the Assessment Only route, which is great if you are already teaching. That would give you a proper teaching ...
by shadylane
Sat Apr 25, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Does an Ivy League Master's hold any weight as an IT?
Replies: 16
Views: 3039

Re: Does an Ivy League Master's hold any weight as an IT?

British Schools love an Oxbridge graduate.

The point, of course, that it doesn't make you a better teacher is irrelevant.
by shadylane
Tue Apr 14, 2020 1:09 pm
Forum: Forum 2. Ask Recruiting Questions, Share Information. What's on Your Mind?
Topic: How competitive would I be?
Replies: 19
Views: 4173

Re: How competitive would I be?

Then send your CV to the American and the European schools there. With a PhD and as an experienced and fully qualified / certified teacher you stand a good chance of getting some interest. There are other international schools on the island. Some of them are the kind that put people off teaching for...
by shadylane
Tue Apr 14, 2020 8:55 am
Forum: Forum 2. Ask Recruiting Questions, Share Information. What's on Your Mind?
Topic: How competitive would I be?
Replies: 19
Views: 4173

Re: How competitive would I be?

marieh wrote: my brain sort of glossed over the > "only Taiwan" part. In that case, funteacher is right - you're limiting > yourself to an extremely small pool with only one truly good international school on > the island. True - there really only is the European option ;-) To the OP - do they speak...
by shadylane
Wed Apr 01, 2020 1:47 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: List of closed schools
Replies: 5
Views: 1914

Re: List of closed schools

Closed or moved to distance learning ? It's not the same thing.
by shadylane
Sat Feb 15, 2020 2:39 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: 45 years old. Life decisions. What would you do?
Replies: 3
Views: 6604

Re: 45 years old. Life decisions. What would you do?

Number 1 or 2. Which would depend on the family situation in Canada vs South Korea. Where would you get the best support if you get married and have kids.
by shadylane
Sat Feb 08, 2020 6:03 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Why has recruiting become such a Gong Show?
Replies: 8
Views: 8935

Re: Why has recruiting become such a Gong Show?

sid wrote: > We did not find the same. The candidates we picked up there had a range of > IB experience, from 4 to 23 years. Not bad. We didn’t interview anyone > without IB experience (though we had the option, we chose differently). > And Bangkok isn’t the big IB fair. Go to London for that one. S...
by shadylane
Sat Feb 08, 2020 5:57 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: The Job Search is Not Going Well...
Replies: 13
Views: 11103

Re: The Job Search is Not Going Well...

I'd agree with that. Many international schools in good locations with reasonable or good packages may prefer 5+ years experience.
by shadylane
Mon Dec 23, 2019 11:17 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Current 2019 list of countries with best savings potential
Replies: 66
Views: 34933

Re: Current 2019 list of countries with best savings potenti

So which school is number 1 in Saudi?

I'd always thought it depended as much on the school as the country.
by shadylane
Sat Sep 21, 2019 9:26 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Planning ahead. How can I become an IT in Germany?
Replies: 55
Views: 17730

Re: Planning ahead. How can I become an IT in Germany?

Thames Pirate wrote: > Ah, a secret Eton. Yes, of course. Just to you and your circle ;-) Heard of this group before ? G20 Group of Schools https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/G20_Schools Members include - amongst others - Eton and Exeter. There's only one member school in Germany. I'll let you guess whic...
by shadylane
Sat Sep 21, 2019 1:05 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Planning ahead. How can I become an IT in Germany?
Replies: 55
Views: 17730

Re: Planning ahead. How can I become an IT in Germany?

Thames Pirate wrote: > Lots of locals here have not even heard of it. That said, I'm sure it's > wonderful. But Germany really doesn't have an Eton--it's not a culture big > on that kind of thing. They wouldn't have heard of it necessarily. As we pointed out earlier, the German elite are very wary o...