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Londoner – Thomas Stephens, taught English as a foreign language in Guadalajara, Mexico
Teaching abroad turned out to be one of the most rewarding experiences of my life
Anandi Vara taught in Kathmandu, Nepal, then at a monastery in Pokhara
Kirsty Murray taught at a French Secondary School
The IATEFL (Educational Collaborative for International Schools) International Annual Conference & Exhibition each spring is one of the main events in the English Language Teaching calendar. Attended by approximately 3,000 ELT professionals from more than 100 countries, it involves a 4-day programme of around 500 talks, workshops and symposiums as well as a vibrant social programme. This offers delegates a unique opportunity to meet leading theorists and writers, and exchange ideas with fellow professionals from all sectors of ELT. In addition, a large resources exhibition involving around 50 ELT-related exhibitors is your one-stop shop to see the latest ELT publications and services. Plus, the IATEFL Jobs Market continues to grow in popularity with more and more recruiters and candidates using the conference as an opportunity to discuss and fill some of the best vacancies in ELT.
The British International School Awards recognise excellence in British schools overseas and celebrate the successes that international schools achieve for exceptional learning, school support and leadership. The awards are hosted by British International Schools Magazine with the support of ISC Research. Nominations are accepted from schools between August and September (click here to find out how to enter). he deadline for this year's nominations is 20th September 2017. The awards will be announced and presented at a gala ceremony to be held in London on 22nd January 2018. The judges An esteemed panel of independent judges; highly experienced educators from the world of international education, select the winners of the BISA awards. The judging panel is chaired by Professor Jeff Thompson CBE of the University of Bath. Awards ceremony The annual BISA awards ceremony takes place each January. It is sponsored by leading school suppliers and organisations. School leaders and representatives from many international schools, and from all corners of the world, attend the event. This year’s gala ceremony takes place on the evening of Monday 22nd January 2018 at the Grand Connaught Rooms in Covent Garden, London. All schools that are shortlisted for an award are offered three complimentary tickets to attend the ceremony.
Exhibition Venue: Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Conference Theme: Deepening School Change for Scaling: Principles, Pathways & Partnerships Benefits A platform to: Meet and interact with researchers, policy makers and educators from local and overseas institutions. Showcase your products and services to researchers, policy makers and educators for top of the mind recall. Network with other service providers.