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Our Version of TED Talks.

Sometime back in October, the school that I work at had a day of professional development K-12, and the organizers decided to run it along the lines of TED Talks. 500 more words

Winter List of Book Titles

Here is a list of books we have enjoyed reading this past winter:


1. “The King of Egypt” by Pam Rushby;

2. “The Principals’ on the Roof” by Elizabeth Levy; 31 more words

Middle School

Featured TCK: Dorines

Our TCK (Third Culture Kid) this week is Dorines.  I met Dorines through this blog, and when I asked if she would be willing to share her experience as a TCK, she was gracious enough to agree. 923 more words


It's been a long time...

Ohmylanta! It has been quite awhile since my last post! I am so bad at keeping up with blogging, and admire everyone who is so committed to this craft. 676 more words

We'll See...

Every kid learns sooner or later that when Mom says “we’ll see,” she really means no. Mom just doesn’t want an argument at the time, so she postpones the decision until later, sometimes indefinitely. 488 more words

Life Abroad

Letter to parents 03/20/14

Dear parents,

Happy spring and holidays to you!

Last two weeks have been especially exciting here at A.I.S.

Middle School students participated in the Week Without Walls and visited many wonderful places. 281 more words

Middle School

Student Led Conferences/Goal Sharing

Two of my former colleagues from the International School of Dakar (currently residing in Saudi Arabia and Dakar/Texas) put together this wonderful website as part of presentation they gave at the  AISA conference of 2012 in Johannesburg, South Africa. 95 more words