Teaching Overseas

I credit a wonderful friend for turning me on to International School Services.  I followed a curiosity about working overseas to an ISS job fair in San Francisco and was contacted there by the headmaster of a brand new state of the art high school in Istanbul,...

How to Get Kids Excited to Read

I’ve never met a book that hasn’t captured me in some form. The way the written word comes to life in connection with your own inner voice and envelops you is close to being magic. Reading allows you to travel through time and space without ever leaving your chair. It...

How to Use Technology in the Classroom

As the world becomes increasingly digitalized, implementing technology into the classroom is no longer an option, but a necessity. However, with the answers to so many questions readily available at the touch of a finger, the challenge becomes not whether you SHOULD...

Why Kindergarten Matters

Education is a crucial part of a child’s development, so much so that it is illegal to not send your child to school until they’re old enough to legally make their own decisions. However, in many states, children are only required to begin attending school at the...

The Importance of Extracurriculars

In today’s world, being well-rounded with a wide range of experience is almost as important as being adept in your particular field of interest. Being well-rounded has also been shown to have proven benefits on children’s intelligence. While you don’t want...