Maths with Miss Nash

Maths with Miss Nash

The fantastic Netanye has given us a glimpse into the life of a teacher in Abu Dhabi. We can tell you about teaching until the cows come home, but there’s nothing like a first-hand account from a teacher living abroad. I have had the urge to teach in the Middle...
Mari in Abu Dhabi

Mari in Abu Dhabi

This week, we chat to Mari about her experiences as a teacher in Abu Dhabi. What did you do for the first few days in Abu Dhabi? I arrived a little later than I should have, because my flights were delayed so I had only one day to settle in before the induction at...
The Xi’an Experience

The Xi’an Experience

This week’s China focus comes from Schalk, whom we placed in Xi’an earlier this year. He’s working at one of China’s top IB curriculum schools and having a blast. Here’s what he had to tell us: Have you ever worked/ travelled overseas? If...
Taking the Challenge – Lauren’s Story

Taking the Challenge – Lauren’s Story

This week’s inspiring tale comes from Lauren in Oman. She gives hopeful teachers some good advice, and sheds some light on cultural differences. I haven’t worked abroad before but I think I landed up in a very decent place. Work is work anywhere around the world...
The Value of Teaching Abroad

The Value of Teaching Abroad

We hope, that by reading this, young teachers will be inspired to take the plunge and go teach abroad. Afterwards, if they want to, they can come back to positions they deserve and provide South African learners with the education they deserve. The reason we do what...