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Since 1955, ISS has been the nonprofit leader in international education. We provide comprehensive, customized, student-centered services to schools and educators and are committed to creating and supporting world-class schools across the globe that educate students to be thoughtful, imaginative leaders.

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Aligning Learning for Students, Faculty, Staff and Parents


Shekou International School (SIS) has long been committed to challenging, authentic, and personalized student learning. Located in Shenzhen, China, this ISS School is also a 21st Century Learning and Apple Distinguished School. SIS has an inquiry-based curriculum and pedagogical approach designed to nurture each child’s curiosity, and intentionally designed classrooms to facilitate daily exploration.

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Events November 29, 2017 »
Events Level 5
December 1 - 2, 2017 »
Events Atlanta, GA
December 3 - 5, 2017 »
Events Bangkok, Thailand
January 5 - 8, 2018 »
Events Level 5
February 2 - 3, 2018 »

February 5 - 7, 2018
New York, NY

Events New York, NY
February 8 - 11, 2018 »
Events March 17, 2018 »
Events Princeton, NJ
June 17 - 19, 2018 »
  • What is Level 5?

  • Cayman International School

  • What Happens at Level 5

  • Nansha College Preparatory Academy Jazz Band

  • Yangon International School: Kindergarten 100th Day Service Learning Project

  • NCPA Science Experiment

  • Vision International School, Qatar

  • Yangon International School: Annual Help Portrait Event

  • International Schools Services: Creating Quality Connections

  • The American School Foundation of Guadalajara, A.C.

  • ISS Warehouse Team Presents: Life of a Box

  • Shekou International School: Deep Dive Into Learning Innovation

  • Graffiti & Street Art 2017 at Level 5

  • International School of Dongguan's Outdoor Learning Environment

  • Student Centered Learning at International School of Aruba

  • American School Foundation of Monterrey

  • American School of Warsaw Design Center

  • Shekou International School: Why use a school hashtag?

  • Riffa Views International School

Global educator experience

Scott and Susanne Herrington: Canada, the Middle East, and Back »

The Herringtons share their thoughts on the international journey, raising kids abroad, and being back in Canada after 24 years in the Middle East

Chante Greene, Part 2: We're in China! »

From playdates to pandas, the Greene family is enjoying their new chapter in China

Melissa and Frank Shaffer: Why stay put in one place? »

Melissa and Frank love adventure, teaching, and their pets. They are bringing all of those to Pakistan this school year!

Alejandra: 7 years, 4 international schools, and ready for more »

China, India, South Korea: Alejandra has touched classrooms around the world, and she's ready for more!

Matthew Davis: Following his dreams to Europe »

Meet Matthew Davis, a teacher who traveled to Europe, fell in love, and is headed to teach in Albania now!

Chante Greene: A Life Changed »

Chante Greene had two dreams: to teach, and to travel the world. This February at our San Francisco job fair, she set out on a new adventure.

Peter Hennigar: An Apple Distinguished Educator »

Shekou International School (an ISS School) teacher Peter Hennigar has been accepted into the Apple Distinguished Educator program!

Cecil Mack: Fostering creativity and critical thinking in China »

Meet Cecil Mack, Technology Integration Specialist at the International School of Dongguan (China).

Check out all of our events and conferences | Atlanta, GA, USA December 3-5, 2017  • Bangkok, Thailand January 5-9, 2018  • New York, NY, USA February 8-11, 2018  • iFair ® March 17, 2018 |