Without a doubt, teaching in American and international schools overseas for seven years provided the most rewarding personal and professional experiences of my life. I answered a newspaper ad and obtained my first position, but now, international teacher and administrator recruitment is more sophisticated and competitive. In the essay that follows, a number of job-hunting tips and helpful resources are provided for those who seek international elementary and secondary positions. Although a substantial amount of the essay’s content can be utilized by any native English speaker who wishes to teach in a foreign country, Asia-related possibilities are given special attention.
International Teaching Jobs: Focus upon Asia