21 Jun '14

News Secret Teacher: international schools have their perks but I'm coming home

Despite the great work-life balance and impeccably behaved students in international schools, I miss the challenge and privilege of helping disadvantaged young peopleAfter a number of years working in an inner-city academy in London, I was fed up and burnt out. Along with hundreds of other teachers in the UK, the lure of warmer climates, sunnier students, shorter days and let's be honest much more generous salary packages, proved too much and so I upped sticks and moved abroad.Fast forward a year, however, and I'm coming back. Continue reading...

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