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by lightstays
Wed Feb 18, 2015 6:19 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Madrid Schools
Replies: 11
Views: 14577

Re: Madrid Schools

The pay in southern Europe is something international school are aware of and, frankly, should be ashamed of. Anyone with a modicum of financial sense would pass over Spain. But earnings aside, it is the best country on earth.
by lightstays
Sun Feb 23, 2014 1:14 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: ACS Beirut?
Replies: 6
Views: 8727

Re: ACS Beirut?

Thanks, all. I get the low cost of living that a place like Beirut guarantees but anything under 30k is ridiculous. You would make more working at Popeye's in the US.
by lightstays
Sat Feb 22, 2014 11:00 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: ACS Beirut?
Replies: 6
Views: 8727

ACS Beirut?

Let's say I wasn't concerned about the Syrian conflict spilling over the border at the moment and turning Lebanon into chaos. Anyone have the latest on ACS? Admin? Salaries/package? Cost of living?
by lightstays
Fri Jan 31, 2014 1:31 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: "Chinese International School" Why no reviews?
Replies: 7
Views: 3150

Re: "Chinese International School" Why no reviews?

Let's be critical thinkers. I think it would be wise to avoid any place called "Chinese International School."
by lightstays
Thu Jan 30, 2014 7:24 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: The International Teaching Life-style and Finding a Mate
Replies: 29
Views: 9660

Re: The International Teaching Life-style and Finding a Mate

"The dating market place is turned upside down outside of the U.S and the western world. In much of Asia, Eastern Europe or LatAm, a single male expat has more options than he knows what to do with. It's overwhelming at times." I agree that single, and usually but not always white, males have a fiel...
by lightstays
Thu Dec 05, 2013 11:24 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Teacher Killed in Libya
Replies: 7
Views: 4053

To wit: it's a way of saying another well-intentioned and innocent expat robbed of his life by thugs with guns.
by lightstays
Tue Aug 27, 2013 2:54 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Fresh air and good savings
Replies: 8
Views: 4120

Seattle, Vancouver, San Francisco.
by lightstays
Tue Aug 27, 2013 2:54 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Fresh air and good savings
Replies: 8
Views: 4120

Seattle, Vancouver, San Francisco.
by lightstays
Thu Aug 22, 2013 10:56 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Question for a recruiter
Replies: 5
Views: 3206

Linkedin exists specifically so you can network in your chosen field. If a recruiter does not want to be reached out to on Linkedin they shouldn't be there. Most Associates have a robust Linkedin presence. Go for it.
by lightstays
Wed Aug 21, 2013 2:20 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Schools in Costa Rica
Replies: 7
Views: 9307

Lincoln is awful. Avoid at all costs.
by lightstays
Tue Jun 25, 2013 3:21 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Bethesda fair
Replies: 4
Views: 2626

It would be great if people could post any success stories that come out of the fair. Position, school, salary, etc.
by lightstays
Thu Jun 06, 2013 9:42 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Bethesda list
Replies: 2
Views: 2042

Bethesda list

I've posted this before but perhaps it was too early. Can anyone post the Bethesda fair school list? Thanks