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by autumnrain
Mon Oct 27, 2014 12:30 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Wanna teach but not die! Seriously...
Replies: 10
Views: 8265

Re: Wanna teach but not die! Seriously...

Knew I'd get some smart arse answers. Of course, tons of stuff goes on here.... UnCloudy wrote: > Uh, read the local news and you will feel better about your prospects in > the world. Start by Googling school shootings. You're actually under the > impression that it's "better" here? Then you should ...
by autumnrain
Mon Oct 27, 2014 9:52 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Wanna teach but not die! Seriously...
Replies: 10
Views: 8265

Wanna teach but not die! Seriously...

Ok, maybe I have been back in the States for too long (10 years) after teaching in the Middle East and Asia for a number of years. Where IN THE WORLD is an actual safe place to live and teach these days? All this horrible crap going on in the ME, nuclear fish in Japan, crazy jihadists all over the p...
by autumnrain
Thu Mar 06, 2014 10:07 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Top Paying school in Colombia?
Replies: 19
Views: 7406

Top Paying school in Colombia?

What's the top paying school in Colombia? Can a single person live fairly well, travel and still save a good bit?
by autumnrain
Sun Mar 31, 2013 7:46 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: A newbie got a job
Replies: 11
Views: 4015

Big Congrats!! So, tell us, at what school will you be teaching?? :)
by autumnrain
Thu Mar 07, 2013 6:11 pm
Forum: Forum 2. Ask Recruiting Questions, Share Information. What's on Your Mind?
Topic: Concordia IS Shanghai - how religious? What's the story?
Replies: 6
Views: 7756

Any info on what the package is like at this school?
by autumnrain
Sun Mar 03, 2013 3:49 pm
Forum: Forum 2. Ask Recruiting Questions, Share Information. What's on Your Mind?
Topic: Just refunded by ISS
Replies: 3
Views: 5150

That's a shame. I'm sure there are tons of schools that would love to have you.
by autumnrain
Sun Mar 03, 2013 3:47 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: American School in Japan - how long?
Replies: 5
Views: 3514

American School in Japan - how long?

So how often does this school have vacancies? Must one wait for someone to die or retire in order to get a shot at an interview?
by autumnrain
Fri Mar 01, 2013 10:49 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Saudi Aramco salary
Replies: 3
Views: 5935

Saudi Aramco salary

So after years of being somewhat intrigued by this school and hearing tons of rumors about how grand it is to work there I want to know... How much do teachers really make? I know it's a lot but I want numbers.... anyone?
by autumnrain
Fri Mar 01, 2013 12:04 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Ageism in International Schools
Replies: 6
Views: 2983

Thanks for the response, HeyTeach. What countries were the schools in who told you they wouldn't be able to get a visa? And on the flip side, which countries/schools tended to want older teachers with experience? I taugh internationally for several years a while back. I'll probably head back oversea...
by autumnrain
Thu Feb 28, 2013 5:14 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Ageism in International Schools
Replies: 6
Views: 2983

Ageism in International Schools

Has anyone experienced or known anyone who has experienced ageism when applying to international schools? (Thinking specifically of tier 1 & 2 schools.
by autumnrain
Fri Jan 04, 2013 5:35 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: No Spring Chicken
Replies: 4
Views: 1999

No Spring Chicken

Wondering which countries are willing to hire applicants over 55 years of age. I have heard that some countries will not allow work visas for older applicants. Thanks.
by autumnrain
Sat May 26, 2012 11:59 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: DODDS Hiring Question
Replies: 289
Views: 325843

@ WeDoDude - your posts are particularly helpful. I especially appreciated reading that DODDS is expanding in Spain, Italy, Belgium and two new schools are opening in Korea.

Can you give more specifics on where in these countries the expansions/new schools will be?

Thanks!
by autumnrain
Sat May 26, 2012 11:06 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: DODDS Hiring Question
Replies: 289
Views: 325843

[quote="Dunany"]This may be the thread that breaks the camel's back.[/quote]

And to think I started it all. I've really enjoyed reading all these posts!
by autumnrain
Sun May 20, 2012 3:04 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Age Limit in Central/South America
Replies: 3
Views: 2368

Sure... most interested in Ecuador, Peru, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama

To a lesser extent interested in Brazil, Argentina, Chile.