The Present Perfect

Monthly Archives: January 2014

You guys. In just two days I’ll be getting on a plane to go to my second international school job fair. In less than a week I will potentially know where on this planet I will be spending the next two years of my life. It’s pretty exciting. And nerve-wracking. In 2010 when I went to the job fair I was in the midst of a self-portrait project so I have pictures… Read More

Welcome back to my series on International Educator Interviews. With just one week to go before I attend my second job fair with Search Associates in Cambridge, Massachusetts, I am really enjoying hearing about the varied experiences of teachers across the world. Today’s interview is with Elizabeth who is currently teaching in Latvia. I was really interested to find out that her first international school teaching post was actually her first time… Read More

Four years ago I was getting ready to attend my first job fair in the international teaching world. I had high hopes for getting a job in Beirut but I was slowly opening my mind to the idea of going somewhere else if the opportunity presented itself. Today, I am once again thinking about the prospects of finding a job at the same fair in Cambridge, Massachusetts, but I have no top… Read More

Today I bring you the second interview in my new series of International Educator Interviews.  I can’t wait to introduce you to my friend, Kim, who is now in her seventh year of international school teaching. Kim started out as an elementary educator and has recently transitioned into a new role as a school counselor. Skiing in Lebanon Where are you now and what are you currently teaching? Currently, I am an… Read More