Spring 2019 | Vol. 21 | Number 3
NESA NEWS is a key way we inform our membership about our upcoming conferences and institutes; it is a forum for members and affiliates to showcase their faculty and students, programs/initiatives; and it is an opportunity to give and receive collegial help and encouragement.
NESA’s Wider Circle Representatives - Part of a Movement, not a Mandate!
By Melissa Maples, Saudi Aramco Expatriate Schools-Abqaiq
Learn how SAES developed its new model for its Wider Circle representatives, how it aligns with NESA's mission, and its impact on the teachers empowered to put it into action. Learn more...
WBAIS Israel and Greek ‘Citizen Scientists’ Partner for The GAIA Project
By Dr. Stuart Fleischer, The Walworth Barbour AIS in Israel
Ten students from WBAIS returned to the Attica Zoo near Athens, Greece, for the second Annual GAIA Greece Conference. Learn more...
NESA at 50: Exploring Innovations, Opportunities and Transformational Learning - SEC 2019
At SEC-Bangkok, the NESA community explored perspectives on school change and engaged in capturing the emerging future. Learn more...
ACS Amman to Name Gymnasium after Richard Krajczar
On September 14, 2019, ACS Amman will name their gymnasium after Richard Krajczar. International educators who knew and worked with Dr. K are invited. Learn more...
Creating Teaching and Learning Principles through Inclusive Processes
By Sarah Sisco, American International School of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
While we have a strong set of guiding statements, we felt the entire community would be better served by defining what we believe best practices are in both teaching and learning. Learn more...
Gail Seay Honored with Outstanding Service Award at SEC 2019
At SEC, we celebrated the many years of devoted participation and leadership of Gail Seay, the Chair of NESA's Professional Development Advisory Committee. Learn more...
International Literacy Coaching Cohort Returns to NESA!
By Monica Medina
Twenty-three literacy leaders will meet five times over the next two school years to expand their knowledge of literacy instruction and coaching. Learn more...
American School of Dubai Awarded Zayed Sustainability Prize: Empowering Students for Change and Deeper Learning
By Laurence Myers and Praxia Apostle, American School of Dubai, UAE
In January, ASD was presented with the prestigious Zayed Sustainability Prize — one of 11 global winners out of 2,101 applicants. Learn more...
NESA Haas/Hansen Student Awards & the Margaret Sanders Scholarships
Congratulations to these NESA school students for their accomplishments! Learn more...
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