Re: interested in international teaching

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    On 7/04/06, Tina wrote:
    > If you're still looking, try University of Northern Iowa. They
    have an international
    > recruiting fair each year. I worked at an international school
    in Mexico for 2 years.
    > They have schools from around the globe looking for teachers.
    Good luck.
    > On 3/28/06, Patti wrote:
    >> I worked for four years at a small locally-owned, foreign-
    >> managed school in China. I got the job by answering directly
    >> an internet ad at a teacher website. I have not dealt with
    >> ISS. A cheaper, still effective alternative is suscribing to
    >> TIE Online. My former school and many other large and small
    >> schools around the globe advertise in TIE. Recruiting season
    >> has already started, so hurry if you're looking for something
    >> in the fall.
    >> On 3/28/06, Joy S. wrote:
    >>> On 2/13/06, Meghann wrote:
    >>>> I am a 4th year teacher certified in S.S. 5th-12th. I am
    >>>> looking to talk to someone with international teaching
    >>>> experience. I have looked at ISS and search associates and
    >>>> would just like to know a little bit about application
    >>>> process and chances of actually getting placed. Please help!
    >>> Hi Meghann,
    >>> I worked last fall at a bilingual school in Honduras. I
    >>> came home early due to unethical practices of the
    >>> administration. Wherever you go, find good referrals from
    >>> people that live in the surrounding area who can give you
    >>> objective opinions. Although, sometimes this isn't even
    >> enough
    >>> (speaking from experience). Just know that if you fall into
    >>> any litigation issues or issues that are generally resolved
    >>> with teacher's unions, you will be on your own there. And,
    >> you
    >>> will have to fight for yourself.
    >>> There are other teachers who have had wonderful
    >>> experiences. So, don't let this deter you from a life
    >> changing
    >>> experience that you would regret later on in life. Go for
    >> it!
    >>> Contact me if you need more info.