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November 2010

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International School Phnom Penh 10/30 evaluation 6
There has been a number of incidents of bags being snatched from cyclists which can lead to further injuries…
St.Constantines Tanzania 10/30 evaluation 2 
At every staff meeting I’ve been to, academics have never been discussed…
St. Augustine Preparatory School Nicaragua 10/30 First time reviewed on ISR
I worked at the St. Augustine Preparatory school for a year and really enjoyed the experience…
Dipont Education China 10/29 First time reviewed on ISR
If the parents have enough money or are VIPs in some way, the child can do whatever he wants…
ICARDA International School Aleppo Syria 10/29 evaluation 5 
There are lots of good things about both the school and the country…
Al Raha International School UAE 10/29 evaluation 3
A motivation for profit & corporate expansion was the primary goal and outweighed the pursuit of excellence…
Colegio Los Nogales Bogota Colombia 10/28 evaluation 9 
Nogales wants to deliver a good product (an education), at a good cost, and make a good profit….
Repton School Dubai UAE 10/28 evaluation 2
The current Head is a pleasant man…
Kuwait National English School 10/28 evaluation 9
I read these other reviews, why do only people with something bad to say shout to everyone…
Elsa Lamb 10/27 First time reviewed on ISR 
American Nicaraguan School
American Nicaraguan School Nicaragua 10/27 evaluation 8 
I knew that I had the administration’s support, and that they would back me up…
Universal American School Kuwait 10/27 evaluation 36 
This will be my last year at UAS and I am saddened by the state of affairs and lack of integrity…
InterAmerican Academy Guayaquil Ecuador 10/27 evaluation 3 
The good thing about the school is the students, they are polite and cooperative, and the parents supportive…
Sana’a British School Yemen 10/26 evaluation 8 
A fascinating, friendly country, if you’re not easily intimidated, Sana’a could be a rewarding & satisfying choice…
Kolej Tuanku Ja’afar Malaysia 10/26 First time reviewed on ISR
New Zealand International School Indonesia 10/25 evaluation 7 and // evaluation 8
International School Turin Italy 10/25 evaluation 11
Review submitted by parent…
Asian International School Bali 10/25 First time reviewed on ISR 
School does not cover flights, shipping, insurance, or housing…We were given one whiteboard marker…
CfBT Abu Dhabi UAE 10/23 evaluation First time reviewed on ISR 
The pay is excellent although it ranges with more benefits for some…
Hong Kong Academy Primary School 10/23 evaluation 4 
Challenging, yet rewarding job on forefront of PYP with strong commitment to staff development …
Brian Matthews 10/23 report 7
American International School Riyadh
Brian Matthews 10/22 report 6
American International School Riyadh
Country Day School Costa Rica 10/22 evaluation 5
I worked at Country Day for 9 years; 7 in middle school and 2 in high school. As far as quality of education…
American International School Riyadh Saudi Arabia 10/22 evaluation 20
Seoul Foreign School Korea 10/22 evaluation 3
A great place to teach..but new director is moving the school in a more American Evangelical direction…
American International School Riyadh Saudi Arabia 10/21 evaluation 19 
Current director and school admin continue to initiate many beneficial changes…
Ras Al Khaihah English Speaking School 10/21 evaluation 4
A negative report resulted in firing the excellent director, primary administration team, secondary head…
Deidre Fischer 10/20 report 3
Cebu International School Philippines
International School of Tanganyika Tanzania 10/20 First time reviewed on ISR
Several members of staff (including locals) have been relieved of their possessions…
Modern English School Egypt 10/20 evaluation 7
Admin seems more concerned with keeping on the right side of parents & students than supporting their staff…
Cairo American College 10/20 evaluation 8 
You’re an emotionally hostage when a poor woman with a baby is begging you for money. This occurs daily…
Carolyn Steinson 10/19 First time reviewed on ISR 
Turin International School Italy
Osaka International School Kwanseu Gakuin Japan 10/19 evaluation 2 
This school is a reasonable place to work and with continued input and effort from the host university…
Sherborne Qatar 10/19 First time reviewed on ISR
Negotiate hard and get any promise in writing…
Liceo Ingles Colombia 10/18 evaluation 3 
The travel, visa and housing were very professionally done. It’s a great school with a great staff of teachers…
New Zealand International School Indonesia 10/18 evaluation 6 
The Faulty Towers of fake ‘International’ schools. I haven’t got a clue how anybody could suggest otherwise…
Linda Holdaway-Howard 10/18 First time reviewed on ISR
New Zealand International School Indonesia
Kaust School King Abdullah University Saudi Arabia 10/16 First time reviewed on ISR 
Kaust School opened in Oct, ’09 and supports children of faculty/staff at university…
International School Panama 10/16 evaluation 2
The salary we are paid is low, the benefits poor and we’re expected to do too much for too little…
Mark Lee 10/16 report 3
Yanbu International School Saudi Arabia
International School of Myanmar 10/15 evaluation 4
Administration in general is open, flexible, and pro-teacher…
St. Paul’s School Brazil 10/14 evaluation 3
The two reviews of this school are typical of the utter rubbish you get on this site…St Pauls, is one of the best…
David Toze 10/13 report 5
International School Manila
Modern English School Cairo 10/13 evaluation 6
The school is well designed and maintained, with a strong focus on the performing arts… 
Regent International School Dubai 10/13 evaluation 4
This is a profit making school and it shows in everything that they do… 
Brian Matthews 10/12 report 5
American International School Riyadh
Kazakhstan International School 10/12 First time reviewed on ISR
We had our packages changed mid way through our contracts this year – to our detriment…
Robert Risch 10/12 report 3
Nagoya International School, Japan
Carlucci American International School 10/12 evaluation 4
Bill Johnston 10/11 report 2
Academia Cotopaxi Ecuador
Hsinchu (Holland) International School Taiwan 10/11 evaluation 8
The wage is more than adequate and benefits thoughtfully considered for maximal benefits to teachers.
Korea International School 10/11 evaluation 13 
I love the school, Korea is a bit challenging. Staff turnover is low, new director professional and committed…
Allen Hughes 10/11report 2
Casablanca American School Morocco
November 2010