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Our Blog has moved! The new and improved International School Community website and blog has arrived!

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The International School Community blog has moved! Check out our new blog and its updated design here.

No more blog entries will be posted here.  Click here to be redirected to our new and improved blog!

We have also added many new features to our website.  Go and explore to check them out yourself.

Member Search Feature Update: What positions do our 1980+ International School Community members have?

After using the member profile search feature on the main homepage of International School Community, we found the following results: (updated from 12 August, 2012)

13 Activities Coordinators – (up 11)
3 Admissions Coordinators – (up 1)
24 Art Teachers – (up 13)
14 Assistant Principals – (up 12)
12 Biology Teachers – (up 5)
9 Business Office Workers – (up 7)
12 Chemistry Teachers – (up 4)
177 Classroom Teachers – (up 87)
2 Communications Workers – (up 2)
18 Counselors – (up 8)
23 Curriculum Coordinators – (up 10)
21 Department Heads – (up 11)
2 Development Workers – (up 2)
10 Drama Teacher – (up 3)
14 Economics Teacher – (up 6)
40 English Teachers – (up 21)
55 EAL Teachers – (up 22)
23 Foreign Language Teachers – (up 14)
4 Geography Teachers – (up 4)
20 Heads of School/Directors – (up 12)
11 History Teacher – (up 2)
23 ICT Teachers – (up 12)
3 Interns – (up 1)
10 Librarians – (up 3)
3 Marketing Workers – (up 3)
31 Math Teachers – (up 14)
12 Music Teachers – (up 3)
2 Nurses – (same)
77 Other – (up 42)
13 P.E. Teachers (up 4)
8 Physics Teacher – (up 6)
19 Principal – (up 12)
14 Science Teachers – (up 6)
13 Social Studies Teachers – (up 7)
24 Special Needs Teachers – (up 16)
1 Speech Pathologist – (up 1)
7 Teaching Assistants – (up 2)

Want to get a job at an international school in one of these positions? Log-on to International School Community and start contacting our members to get answers to your questions.  Many of our members definitely know about the life of an international school teacher at the school they currently work at and the schools they have worked at in the past.

Check out all of our 1981 members here.

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International School Community now has over 1350 International Schools listed on our website!

At International School Community, we have 1356 international school profiles listed. We are adding even more international schools to our list every month.

Get answers to your questions about the international schools you are interested in by clicking on the geographic region of your choice on our School List page.

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It’s a great way to learn about different international schools around the world and gather information!  Who knows where you might end up living and working next?!

Currently, International School Community has the following international schools listed on our website (last updated on 21 February, 2013):

Sub-Saharan Africa (110)

North Africa (46)

Asia (97)


East Asia (198)


SE Asia (182)


Caribbean (32)


Central America (33)


Eastern Europe (79)


Western Europe (223)


Middle East (181)


North America (75)


South America (83)


Oceania (17)

Don’t want to spend hours and hours browsing through all the schools at the same time?  Try our school profile search feature to find the specific schools that you are looking for, faster!  Take a moment to check out some of our recent school profile searches that we have done using the school profile search feature.  Finding the right international schools for you has never been easier on International School Community!

Random international school profile stats on International School Community – 1 August, 2012

Using the School Profile Search feature on the main homepage of International School Community, we found the following stats about the 1247 international schools currently listed on our website.  (Updated from our February 2012 statistics)

Age of School:
Schools more than 51 years old: 251 ( 28)
Schools from 16-50 years old: 513 ( 57)
Schools from 0-15 years old: 483 ( 65)

(The top three regions in the world with international schools older than 51 years old are: Western Europe and South American (tied for #1) and East Asia.)

School Curriculum:
UK curriculum: 381 ( 50)
USA curriculum: 414 ( 35)
IB curriculum: 449 ( 37)

(The top three regions in the world that teach the United States curriculum are: 1. Middle East, 2.East Asia, 3. South America. The top three regions in the world that teach the United Kingdom curriculum are: 1. Western Europe, 2. SE Asia., 3. Middle East.)

School Nature:
For-profit schools: 511 ( 84)
Non-profit schools: 763 ( 93)

(The top three regions in the world that are non-profit international schools are: 1. Western Europe, 2. East Asia, 3. Middle East. The top three regions in the world that are for-profit international schools are: 1. SE Asia, 2. East Asia., 3. Middle East.)

School Region:
Schools in East Asia: 178 ( 25)
Schools in South America: 79 ( 8)
Schools in Middle East: 165 ( 26)
Schools in Western Europe: 210 ( 27)

[There are more and more internationals schools being built every year.  The need for international schools has indeed been growing the past few years.  It is predicted there will be over 10,000 international schools in the near future (there are around 6000 international schools now)]

Feel free to make your own searches based on your criteria on International School Community.  You can search using up to eight different criteria (Region of the world, curriculum, school nature, number of students, country, age of school, metro population and kinds of student).  Members with premium membership are able to do unlimited searches on our website.  If you are already a member, you can easily renew your subscription on your profile page.  If you are not a member, become a member today and get 1 month free of premium membership. Hurry up as the 1 free month special will be ending soon!

Which 203 international schools do International School Community members represent? (Update!)

At International School Community, networking and gathering information is very easy.  Get answers about schools that you are interested in by clicking on the school profile page link and sending a message to one of the Members of that school on our website.  It’s a great way to get firsthand information!  Currently, International School Community members work at or have worked at the following 203 international schools (last updated on 22 June, 2012):

Afghanistan
American Int’l School of Kabul

Andorra
Collegi Internacional del Pirineu

Argentina
Lincoln, The American International School

Austria
Danube International School
Vienna International School

Azerbaijan
Baku International School

Bahrain
Naseem International School (Bahrain)

Bangladesh
International School Dhaka

Barbados
The Codrington School (Int’l School of Barbados)

Belgium
Shape American School

Brazil
Graded School Sao Paulo
International School of Curitiba
St. Nicholas School Sao Paulo

Cambodia
Cambodia International Academy
Northbridge International School

Canada
École Internationale Académie de la Capitale International School

Chile
Santiago College

China
Access International Academy (Ningbo)
American International School (Hong Kong)

Beanstalk International Bilingual School

Beijing BISS International School
Canadian International School (Hong Kong)
Changsha WES Academy
Chinese International School
Disney English
Etonhouse International School Suzhou
Harbin No. 9 High School International Division (Songbei Campus)
Hong Kong International School
International Academy of Beijing
International Montessori School of Beijing
International School of Beijing
The International School of Macao
Nanjing International School
Qingdao Ameriasia International School
Shanghai American School – Pudong
Shanghai American School – Puxi
Shanghai Community Int’l School

Shanghai Rego International School
Shuren Ribet
Suzhou Singapore International School
Taipei European School
Victoria Shanghai Academy
Western Academy Beijing
Western Int’l School of Shanghai
Wuxi Taihu International School
Xiamen International School
Yew Chung International School (Hong Kong)

Colombia
Colegio Bolivar
Colegio Nueva Granada
Colegio Panamericano 

Columbus School Medellin

Costa Rica
Lincoln School (San Jose)

Cyprus
American International School of Cyprus

Czech Republic
International School of Prague

Denmark
Copenhagen International School

Dominican Republic
Carol Morgan School Santo Domingo
International School of Sosua

Ecuador
American School of Quito

Egypt
Cairo British School
Egyptian British International School
El Alsson British and American International School
International School of Elite Education
Misr American College

Ethiopia
Sandford (British) International School

France
Cite Scolaire Internationale de Lyon
International School of Paris
LYCÉE-COLLÈGE KONAN DE TOURAINE-FRANCE

Georgia
QSI International School of Tbilisi

Germany
Berlin Brandenburg International School
Bonn International School
Heidelberg International School
International School of Dusseldorf
John F. Kennedy School Berlin
Leipzig International School
Munich International School

Greece
International School of Athens

Guatemala
American School of Guatemala (Colegio Americano)

Honduras
American School Tegucigalpa
Happy Days Freedom School

Hungary
American International School Budapest

India
American International School Chennai
Dhirubhai Ambani International School
Mercedes-Benz International School
Olive Green International School
Pathways World School

Indonesia
Bina Bangsa School
Jakarta International School
Mount Zaagkam International School

Italy
Ambrit-Rome International School
American Overseas School of Rome
QSI International School of Brindisi

Japan
AI International School
ABC International School (Tokyo)
American School of Tokyo
A’takamul International School
Aoba Japan International School
Horizon Japan International School
Nishimachi International School
Seisen International School
Yokohama International School

Jordan
The International Academy

Kazakhstan
Haileybury Almaty
QSI International School of Astana
Nazarbayev Intellectual School of Astana

Kenya
Aga Khan Academy Mombasa

Kuwait
A’takamul International School
Ajial Bilingual School

American Bilingual School
American Creativity Academy
American International School of Kuwait
American School of Kuwait
Fawzia Sultan International School

Malaysia
Cempaka International School
Dalat International School
Garden International School

Kolej Tuanku Ja’afar
Nexus International School

International School of Johor
International School of Kuala Lumpur

Mexico
American School Foundation of Guadalajara
American School Foundation of Mexico City
Instituto San Roberto

Morrocco
George Washington Academy

Myanmar
International School of Myanmar

Nepal
Abraham Lincoln School (Nepal)

Netherlands
American School of the Hague
The British School of the Netherlands
International School Hilversum
International School of the Hague

Nigeria
Day Waterman College

Norway
International School of Stavanger

Paraguay
Pan American International School

Peru
Colegio Roosevelt Lima (FDR) [The American School of Lima]

Philippines
Brent School Manila
Cebu International School
International School of Johor

International School Manila
Noblesse International School
Singapore School Cebu

Poland
American School of Warsaw
Wroclaw International School

Puerto Rico
Caribbean School

Qatar
Newton International School
Qatar Academy

Romania
British International School Bucharest
Olga Gudynn International School

Russia
Atlantic International School
Anglo-American School of Moscow

British International School Moscow
The International School of Moscow

Saudi Arabia
American International School of Jeddah
International Indian School Jeddah
Jeddah Knowledge International School

Serbia
British International School (Serbia)

Singapore
Australian International School
Canadian International School (Singapore)

Chatsworth International School
International School Singapore
Stamford American International School

Spain
American School of Barcelona
Benjamin Franklin Int’l School
El Plantio International School Valencia
King’s College – The British School of Madrid
Mar Azul International School
Sunland International School

Solomon Islands
Woodford International School

South Korea
Korea International School
Seoul International School

Sudan
Khartoum American School
Woodford International School

Sweden
The International School of Helsingborg

Switzerland
International School Basel
TASIS The American School in Switzerland

Syria
Icarda International School of Aleppo

Tanzania
Savannah Plains International School

Thailand
American School of Bangkok
Hampton International School
KIS International School (Bangkok)
Lycee Francais de Bangkok
New International School Thailand (NIST)
Ruamrudee International School Bangkok

Trinidad and Tobago
International School of Port of Spain

Tunisia
American Cooperative School of Tunis

Turkey
Adana Gundogdu College
Mef Int’l School Istanbul

Uganda
International School of Uganda

United Arab Emirates
Al Ittihad National Private School
American Academy for Girls (Dubai)
Cambridge High School Abu Dhabi
SRS Dubai
Universal American School (Dubai)

United States
International Community School (Kirkland)
International School of Indiana
Riverstone International School
Washington International School

Uruguay
Uruguayan American School

Venezuela
British School Caracas
Colegio International de Carabobo

Vietnam
Acg International School, Vietnam
American International School (Vietnam)
Systems Little House
United Nations International School (Vietnam)
Vietnam American International School

Which international schools do IS Community members represent?

At International School Community, networking and gathering information is very easy.  Get answers about schools that you are interested in by clicking on the school profile page link and sending a message to one of the Members of that school on our website.  It’s a great way to get firsthand information!  Currently, International School Community members work at or have worked at the following 179 international schools (last updated on 15 May, 2012):

Afghanistan
American Int’l School of Kabul

Andorra
Collegi Internacional del Pirineu

Argentina
Lincoln, The American International School

Austria
Danube International School
Vienna International School

Azerbaijan
Baku International School

Bahrain
Naseem International School (Bahrain)

Bangladesh
International School Dhaka

Belgium
Shape American School

Brazil
Graded School Sao Paulo
International School of Curitiba
St. Nicholas School Sao Paulo

Cambodia
Cambodia International Academy
Northbridge International School

Canada
École Internationale Académie de la Capitale International School

Chile
Santiago College

China
American International School (Hong Kong)
Beanstalk International Bilingual School

Beijing BISS International School
Canadian International School (Hong Kong)
Chinese International School
Disney English
Etonhouse International School Suzhou
Harbin No. 9 High School International Division (Songbei Campus)
Hong Kong International School
International Academy of Beijing
International Montessori School of Beijing
International School of Beijing
The International School of Macao
Nanjing International School
Qingdao Ameriasia International School
Shanghai American School – Pudong
Shanghai American School – Puxi
Shanghai Community Int’l School

Shanghai Rego International School
Suzhou Singapore International School
Taipei European School
Western Academy Beijing
Western Int’l School of Shanghai
Wuxi Taihu International School
Yew Chung International School (Hong Kong)

Colombia
Colegio Bolivar
Colegio Nueva Granada
Colegio Panamericano 

Columbus School Medellin

Costa Rica
Lincoln School (San Jose)

Cyprus
American International School of Cyprus

Czech Republic
International School of Prague

Denmark
Copenhagen International School

Dominican Republic
Carol Morgan School Santo Domingo
International School of Sosua

Ecuador
American School of Quito

Egypt
Cairo British School
Egyptian British International School
International School of Elite Education

Ethiopia
Sandford (British) International School

France
Cite Scolaire Internationale de Lyon
International School of Paris
LYCÉE-COLLÈGE KONAN DE TOURAINE-FRANCE

Georgia
QSI International School of Tbilisi

Germany
Berlin Brandenburg International School
Bonn International School
Heidelberg International School
International School of Dusseldorf
John F. Kennedy School Berlin
Leipzig International School
Munich International School

Greece
International School of Athens

Honduras
American School Tegucigalpa
Happy Days Freedom School

Hungary
American International School Budapest

India
American International School Chennai
Dhirubhai Ambani International School
Mercedes-Benz International School
Olive Green International School
Pathways World School

Indonesia
Bina Bangsa School
Jakarta International School
Mount Zaagkam International School

Italy
American Overseas School of Rome

Japan
AI International School
ABC International School (Tokyo)
American School of Tokyo
A’takamul International School
Aoba Japan International School
Nishimachi International School
Seisen International School
Yokohama International School

Jordan
The International Academy

Kazakhstan
Haileybury Almaty
QSI International School of Astana

Kuwait
Ajial Bilingual School
American Bilingual School
American Creativity Academy
American International School of Kuwait
Fawzia Sultan International School

Malaysia
Cempaka International School
Dalat International School
Garden International School

Kolej Tuanku Ja’afar
Nexus International School

International School of Johor
International School of Kuala Lumpur

Mexico
American School Foundation of Guadalajara
American School Foundation of Mexico City

Morrocco
George Washington Academy

Myanmar
International School of Myanmar

Nepal
Abraham Lincoln School (Nepal)

Netherlands
American School of the Hague
The British School of the Netherlands
International School of the Hague

Norway
International School of Stavanger

Paraguay
Pan American International School

Peru
Colegio Roosevelt Lima (FDR) [The American School of Lima]

Philippines
Brent School Manila
Cebu International School
International School of Johor

International School Manila
Noblesse International School

Poland
American School of Warsaw

Puerto Rico
Caribbean School

Qatar
Newton International School
Qatar Academy

Romania
British International School Bucharest
Olga Gudynn International School

Russia
Atlantic International School
Anglo-American School of Moscow

British International School Moscow
The International School of Moscow

Saudi Arabia
American International School of Jeddah
Jeddah Knowledge International School

Serbia
British International School (Serbia)

Singapore
Australian International School
Canadian International School (Singapore)

Chatsworth International School
International School Singapore
Stamford American International School

Spain
American School of Barcelona
Benjamin Franklin Int’l School
El Plantio International School Valencia
King’s College – The British School of Madrid
Mar Azul International School
Sunland International School

Solomon Islands
Woodford International School

South Korea
Korea International School
Seoul International School

Sudan
Khartoum American School
Woodford International School

Sweden
The International School of Helsingborg

Switzerland
TASIS The American School in Switzerland

Syria
Icarda International School of Aleppo

Tanzania
Savannah Plains International School

Thailand
American School of Bangkok
Hampton International School
KIS International School (Bangkok)
Lycee Francais de Bangkok
New International School Thailand (NIST)
Ruamrudee International School Bangkok

Tunisia
American Cooperative School of Tunis

Turkey
Adana Gundogdu College
Mef Int’l School Istanbul

United Arab Emirates
Al Ittihad National Private School
American Academy for Girls (Dubai)
Cambridge High School Abu Dhabi
SRS Dubai
Universal American School (Dubai)

United States
International Community School (Kirkland)
International School of Indiana
Riverstone International School
Washington International School

Venezuela
British School Caracas
Colegio International de Carabobo

Vietnam
Acg International School, Vietnam
American International School (Vietnam)
Systems Little House
United Nations International School (Vietnam)
Vietnam American International School

Member Search Feature update #5: What positions do International School Community members have?

After using the member profile search feature on the main homepage of International School Community, we found the following results: (updated from 29 March, 2012)

1 Admissions Coordinators – (same)
4 Art Teachers – (up 1)
3 Assistant Principals – (same)
3 Biology Teachers – (same)
7 Chemistry Teachers – (up 6)
67 Classroom Teachers – (up 23)
7 Counselors – (up 2)
4 Curriculum Coordinators – (same)
6 Department Heads – (same)
2 Drama Teacher – (same)
1 Economics Teacher – (same)
10 English Teachers – (up 3)
16 EAL Teachers – (up 6)
8 Foreign Language Teachers – (up 4)
3 Heads of School/Directors – (up 3)
6 History Teacher – (up 4)
8 ICT Teachers – (up 2)
2 Interns – (same)
2 Librarians – (up 1)
11 Math Teachers – (up 1)
3 Music Teachers – (up 1)
2 Nurses – (same)
15 Other – (up 3)
8 P.E. Teachers (up 3)
2 Physics Teacher – (up 1)
3 Principal – (up 2)
4 Science Teachers – (up 2)
5 Social Studies Teachers – (up 1)
3 Special Needs Teachers – (same)
3 Teaching Assistants – (same)

Want to get a job at an international school in one of these positions? Log-on to International School Community and start contacting our members to get answers to your questions.  They definitely know about the life of an international school teacher at the school they currently work at and the schools they have worked at in the past.

Check out all of our 526 members here.