Community School of Amman itself,
as usual, it's the good, the bad, and the ugly (with the ugly
being the smallest part). I feel that some MS and HS kids (esp.
American Community School of Amman are
allowed to be rude and that they're not held to high-enough standards of discipline.
Too much class time is spent dealing with....
In the last 3 years, American
Community School of Amman has
worked to increase salary. However, the cost of living increase
just last year was upwards
of 25%, making it difficult to save any money. Going "out" is
expensive with the cost of food and alcohol. There are government
tariffs of 50% on imports, skyrocketing the cost of electronics
and consumer items--added to this there is a 16% sales tax. There
is no retirement package at American
Community School of Amman,
so all savings.....
Travel opportunities both in Jordan and in the surrounding areas
of Israel, Palestine, Syria and Lebanon are beautiful. The locals
are warm and welcoming at American
Community School of Amman....
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