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Katie Jones 3/31  First time reviewed on ISR
Dyatmika School, Bali, Indonesia
American School El Salvador 3/31 First time reviewed on ISR 
Escuela Americana is a wonderful place to work…
New Cairo British International School 3/30 evaluation 6 
The students are great and well behaved. The school is well set out and attractive…
St. George’s College Quilmes 3/30 evaluation 22
There are too many agendas and allied opinions but…
QSI Shenzhen China 3/29 First time reviewed on ISR
Only those with an Evangelical faith & conservative world-view are considered for positions of leadership…
Dubai American Academy UAE 3/28 evaluation 9
If you are coming here next year please disregard previous review & know that you made the right choice…  
American School Tangier Morocco 3/28 evaluation 3 
We were given both a contract with pay cuts & a resignation letter & told to sign one or the other…
Berkeley International School Bangkok Thailand 3/28 evaluation 4 
School has potential to do well…
Tenby International School Malaysia 3/26 evaluation 2 
When you look at the packages offered by some other schools it makes you sick to realize you have…
Berkeley International School Bangkok Thailand 3/26 evaluation 3 
Constant nay saying puts ownership on edge and makes school improvement that much harder…
Koc School Istanbul Turkey 3/25 evaluation 8
The school follows the National Turkish Curriculum and this impacts the school’s success with students…
American International School Lagos Nigeria 3/25 evaluation 10 
If you’re adventurous & have a tolerance for irksome, nagging, peeves, this is not a bad place to teach…
Clifford School of Panyu China 3/25 evaluation 7
Whoever gave them jobs (the principal and his assistant) should reassess their screening process…
Dipont Education China 3/24 evaluation 8
In my parting email I stated that I would rather be unemployed than work for them again…
Al Hada International School Saudi Arabia 3/24 evaluation 2 
School has 4 computers, 1 in teacher’s “office,” 1 for secretaries, and 2 that don’t work for student use…
Cambridge English School Kuwait 3/23 evaluation 7
You will fully understand if you are ever unfortunate enough to step foot in Cambridge English School… 
Jana Hunter 3/23 First time reviewed on ISR
Al Hada International School Saudi Arabia
Naruemol Charoendet 3/22 First time reviewed on ISR
Berkeley International School Bangkok – (host national headmaster)
Cologne International School Germany 3/22 evaluation 2 
You’ll have to work 2 holiday camps per year (unpaid). Also, you’ll give up 2 weeks of summer vacation for…
Al Hada International School Saudi Arabia 3/22 First time reviewed on ISR
There’s no such thing here as a computer lab with Macs or PCs , no athletic field, no Science lab!…
American International School Guangzhou China 3/22 evaluation 9 
Atlas-Rubicon, UbD, Moodle & now a 1:1 Mac program overburdens teachers…
Sabine Woggon-Schulz 3/21 First time reviewed on ISR
Cologne International School Germany
British International School Turkey 3/21 evaluation 15
Yew Chung International School Qingdao 3/21 First time reviewed on ISR
My treatment at the hands of these incompetents makes my blood boil…
International School Singapore 3/21 evaluation 4
Package is not great with a minimal rental allowance provided…
Berkeley International School Bangkok Thailand 3/19 evaluation 2 
Requests for basic teaching resources are being ignored, while shcool buys trees to enhance its appearance…
Berkeley International School Bangkok Thailand 3/19 First time reviewed on ISR    
Dan Waterman 3/18 First time reviewed on ISR
QSI international School of Shenzhen (Futian)
Fairview International School Malaysia 3/18 evaluation 3 
As a single parent, I have found Fairview International School a pleasent place to take my child…
Elaine Whelen 3/17 report 5
Utahloy International School China
The American School of the Hague 3/17 evaluation 7
One strength of this school is the investment they put into professional development opportunites for teachers…
American School of Vietnam 3/17 First time reviewed on ISR
Instituto San Roberto Monterrey Mexico 3/16 evaluation 2
There is a sense of being left on one’s own to deal with students with behavioral or academic problems…
New Cairo British International School Egypt 3/15 evaluation 5 
Most kids are back from the evacuation and the sky is not falling…
Dipont Education China 3/15 evaluation 7
One can focus on learning rather than discipline issues…
Jeffrey Barney Latham 3/14  report 2 
Mt. Zaagkam International School Indonesia
Nakhle Wehbe 3/14 First time reviewed on ISR
Bahrain Bayan School, Kingdom of Bahrain
Fairview International School Malaysia 3/14 evaluation 2
I am totally disappointed…
International School Aamby India 3/12 evaluation 5
ISA has been a great experience for me…
Gulf English School Qatar 3/12 evaluation 12
The School is making huge strides as any of us who have been here for more than a couple of years will testify…
Tom Egerton 3/11   First time reviewed on ISR
International School of Myanmar
International School of Myanmar 3/11 evaluation 5
Students are well behaved & motivated. Education & a chance to go to college in USA is a way out of Burma…
Yew Chung International School Beijing 3/11 First time reviewed on ISR   
Heathfield International School Thailand 3/10  Formerly: Lord Shaftesbury International School
What hurt the most is parents got told that I had walked out…
Gulf English School Kuwait 3/10 evaluation 3
My department is, I suppose, reasonably resourced – for a school thirty years ago…
Cambridge English School Kuwait 3/9 evaluation 6
It only takes a few months before you are telling students to shut up…
Dipont Education China 3/9 evaluation 6
I have had a stress free experience so far in dealing with them…
Gulf English School Qatar 3/8 evaluation 11
I can’t help feeling many comments here are written by those who are afraid of hard work…
Singapore International School Vietnam 3/8 evaluation 3 
Be prepared to teach straight the book & employ a style of “chalk and talk.” Guess it worked in the 50s!…
Gulf English School Qatar 3/7 evaluation 10 
I would work there again, it’s a promising school & they recognize their shortcomings and try to address them…
Guven Bestas 3/7 First time reviewed on ISR
TED College Istanbul Turkey
International School of Prague Czech Republic 3/7 evaluation 13
I have really enjoyed the past 5 months here professionally & personally and recommend working at ISP…
K International School Tokyo Japan 3/5 evaluation 8
Positives: The food is good 🙂 and there is a bar near the school that loves foreigners!  
Nanjing International School China 3/5 evaluation 12
Michael Adams 3/5 report 2
Colegio Jorge Washington Cartagena Colombia
Thai-Chinese International School Thailand 3/4 evaluation 28
“Dogs bark as the elephants walk by.” Don’t take all this too seriously. It is a generally good school…
TED Istanbul Koleji Turkey 3/4 evaluation 2 
School is not accredited internationally and is under the auspicious of the Turkish Ministry of Education…
American International School of Guangzhou China 3/3 evaluation 8
Guangzhou itself is a large, polluted city that is getting more expensive by the week…
Cairo English School Egypt 3/2 evaluation 8 
After School Activities expected twice a week, little free time for planning & marking during the school day…
Margaret Kaloo 3/2 report 2
Excellence Loyalty Commitment School Malaysia (ELC)
Jeddah Prep and Grammar School Saudi Arabia 3/1 evaluation 4 
There have been three different Head Teachers this year. What was a happy school is now…
American International School Lagos Nigeria 3/1 evaluation 9
Working at this school has been amazing, while living in this country has been absolute hell…
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