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The A to Z's of Teaching Overseas

Congratulations! You have been invited to interview. Now what?

There are dozens, if not hundreds, of books out there offering advice on how to land a job. But teaching is not just a job and the interview process is unlike any other. Books that coach you to memorize pithy answers or play a role will not serve you well if you want to land a quality position with a well-respected school.

A+ Interviewing for Educators is not just a laundry list of questions and canned responses, but a thoughtful plan-of-action, written by two highly-qualified educators who have sat on both sides of the interview table. Because of their unique combination of experience, the authors are able to offer a glimpse into the interviewers psyche helping you prepare not just good responses, but an understanding of what he/she is looking for. They also walk you through the interview process, including potential pitfalls as well as opportunities to shine. Areas covered include: personal philosophy, dealing with parents, leadership style, student engagement, special-needs students and dealing with stress.

Another unique aspect of this popular publication, is how it accurately and helpfully addresses the special circumstances surrounding interviewing with an international school. You’re probably thinking, “I’ve interviewed any number of times, what more do I need to know?” Keep in mind, once you’ve made the choice to go international your thinking must follow. Many of the rules of interviewing you think you’ve mastered may no longer apply.

If you are serious about teaching, this is the one book that will help you land that dream job. And, for those who are considering international opportunities, there's a special section dedicated to that unique situation.

Packed with insider tips and expert advice, A+ Interviewing for Educators is the single best way to ensure walking into that next interview with confidence, prepared to accept an offer!

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A+ Interviewing for Educations

A perfect companion publication, this is a One-Stop informational gold mine for anyone who has ever considered teaching abroad, The A to Z’s of Teaching Overseas, contains within its pages virtually every topic that might arise within the international teaching community. Popular not only with prospective teachers embarking on their first global teaching assignment, this book is also purchased in bulk by guidance counselors and employment consultants to be passed along to their respective clients.

Just as the name implies, topics are organized in an easy-to-use alphabetized format, making it not only an excellent research source, but the perfect take-along guide. Drawing upon their own personal experiences within the world of international teaching, the authors offer practical and pertinent advice useful to the novice or veteran educator that covers, well… everything from A to Z!

Topics covered include: housing accommodations, up-to-date and country-specific information on visa procedures, important cultural nuances and taboos to side-step, even what you need to know when traveling with young families, as well as everything in between.

Written in a breezy, conversational style, The A-Z's for Teaching Overseas is as delightful to read as it is informative. Shanna and Greg even offer special tips or “Great Ideas” sprinkled throughout that are thoughtfully designed to make your new teaching adventure as rewarding as possible.

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Media Coverage

Due to their worldwide popularity and high demand for the knowledge and experience they possess, the GSE team is frequently featured in various articles published around the globe.

EducationJournalMe.com

The GSE leadership team had a great article published by EducationJournalMe.com.





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Middle East Consultant Magazine – Insight and Analysis for Construction Specialists

The GSE leadership team had a great article published, describing their company profile and expansion plans in the Middle East.




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Articles

A Summary of the Best “People Book” Ever Written.

I read it again and I should read it more often: A Summary of the Best “People Book” Ever Written. I first read “How To Win Friends and Influence People” (Dale Carnegie) when I was only 16 years old. Warren Buffet read it at 15. Although I was limited in life experience, from that time … Continue reading "A Summary of the Best “People Book” Ever Written."

A Summary of the Best “People Book” Ever Written

I read it again and I should read it more often: A Summary of the Best “People Book” Ever Written. I first read “How To Win Friends and Influence People” (Dale Carnegie) when I was only 16 years old. Warren Buffet read it at 15. Although I was limited in life experience, from that time … Continue reading "A Summary of the Best “People Book” Ever Written"

The Education Dragon in China is Hungry (Part III)

What is holding back China in its pursuit of high quality international education?  Looking at strategies for improving international education in China by International Education expert, Greg Parry, CEO of Global Services in Education. A 5 part series on International Education. Part (III)  Teachers-Your Most Valuable Resource In the previous post I spoke about the … Continue reading "The Education Dragon in China is Hungry (Part III)"