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by anon
Sat Jul 27, 2013 11:54 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Rubbermaid containers for packing
Replies: 12
Views: 16771

Yes, tape is a sticky problem! BTW, in addition to using the red containers we also use LLBEAN large duffle bags which we have had for years... they are now ugly, beat up and dirty, but they still have working handles and wheels. They do not stand up like some other duffles do. :( The duffles hold a...
by anon
Thu Jul 25, 2013 8:31 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Rubbermaid containers for packing
Replies: 12
Views: 16771

We use the red lockers from the container store. However, the wheels came off the first go round. Other than that, they are sturdy.
by anon
Fri Jul 19, 2013 6:01 pm
Forum: Forum 2. Ask Recruiting Questions, Share Information. What's on Your Mind?
Topic: DDESS and job offers
Replies: 2
Views: 4257

I have received 3 emails in the past week asking me to open my application to stateside/Puerto Rico. Of course, hubby and I are under contract to an IS school starting in two weeks... Years ago we were offered jobs (2) over the phone (twice) and declined as we were under contracts internationally. D...
by anon
Sat Feb 16, 2013 6:04 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Speaking of Aramco
Replies: 31
Views: 12318

Armed Guards

Every school we have worked at has had armed guards at the school and provided them at our home. Our next school will as well...just sayin'...

We taught in KSA and would jump at the chance to work at Aramco.

All the best on your search!
by anon
Sun Feb 03, 2013 2:56 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Experiences Moving Overseas with a Large Dog
Replies: 18
Views: 6552

Shipping a large dog

We shipped a large 108 pound guard dog to KSA 12 years ago. All went smoothly. The cost was around $1000.00. The dog needed a birth certificate, BTW. Three years ago we shipped same dog to the US from Asia. Many problems starting with no crate that really complied with regulations. We bought the big...
by anon
Thu Jul 12, 2012 6:02 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Resume? CV? Colorful?
Replies: 12
Views: 5662

Hmmm....
Thanks for your reply. Good ideas....will take some pondering and creative photography...would be great to show parents and admin at my present school as well.
by anon
Thu Jul 12, 2012 9:22 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Resume? CV? Colorful?
Replies: 12
Views: 5662

Cd DVD

What exactly do people show in their DVD?
I teach Special Ed. and even in college classes that wanted video of students being assesed I opted out for my students and was given a pass.
This could become a creative project for me....
Thanks for any ideas....
by anon
Thu Jul 05, 2012 12:41 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: What Countries Are Teaching Credentials Accepted From?
Replies: 8
Views: 5160

Hi, Right in some cases. In my experience though, foreign BA and BS degree credits fell short in the credit count. Therefore, more classes had to be taken to be awarded an American BA or BS equivalent. Credits were awarded and applied to new U.S. college programs. Foreign BA degrees were eqivalent t...
by anon
Wed Jul 04, 2012 6:59 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: What Countries Are Teaching Credentials Accepted From?
Replies: 8
Views: 5160

Hi, All the best on your journey... Perhaps have your husband's credentials evaluated: World Education Services, Inc. P.O. Box 5087 Bowling Green Station New York, NY 10274-5087 Telephone: (212) 966-6311 Toll Free at 1-800-937-3895 Website: www.wes.org There are other services as well. Then you will...
by anon
Wed Jun 27, 2012 6:40 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Info about KIS, India?
Replies: 2
Views: 2058

Thanks.
Since they supply firewood...I was wondering about living conditions...although we have lived in some pretty "frontier" locations...
by anon
Wed Jun 27, 2012 6:38 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: DODDS Hiring Question
Replies: 289
Views: 337970

Good on ya!
All the best.
No movement on mine so far. 'Will let you know...
by anon
Sun Jun 24, 2012 9:52 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Info about KIS, India?
Replies: 2
Views: 2058

Info about KIS, India?

Hi all,

Does anyone have information about, or experience with KIS, India?

Thanks!
by anon
Fri Jun 22, 2012 10:49 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: What's a reasonable expectation?
Replies: 32
Views: 12632

@ tgear2008 Foreign transcripts can be converted to English and credits can be certified or found lacking compared to American degrees. Then you would know what needs to be done for American certification - maybe less than you think. There are expats in school positions such as librarian assistant, ...