January 2018

The Lessons Between the Lines

Bruce McWilliams, ISS Executive Vice President

It’s funny how sometimes the smallest things resonate the loudest. Maybe it’s the feeling you get walking down a school hallway for the first time; perhaps it’s a paragraph buried inside a young student’s essay. You often can’t describe why, but unremarkable moments have the power to reveal the grander journey of a school.


Opening in 2018/19: LEVEL 5, Bahrain

International Schools Services is proud to announce that it will be opening a second LEVEL 5 in 2018/2019. Located at Riffa Views International School LEVEL 5, Bahrain will be an agile space for educators, students and the wider community to unleash their personal creativity and explore innovative practices.


A Warm Welcome and a Fond Farewell

ISS Senior Leadership Team Announcement

We are pleased to announce that Sharon Lawler-Sudell has joined ISS as Chief Marketing Officer. However, we must wish farewell to Erin Uritus, Director of Business Development, Marketing & Communications, who will be leaving ISS to become CEO of Out & Equal.


School News

Putting the Pieces Together

Cayman International School and the Common Ground Collaborative

Jeremy Moore, Director, Cayman International School

Dedicated school leaders are in a perpetual state of quilting together the pieces to cultivate a school with unwavering identity and unification. We analyze, problem solve and strategize, yearning for boundless learning to flow in a culture of positivity. We make progress and good things happen, but the cycle never stops. What if there was a way to stop juggling and bring all the pieces together?

Read Jeremy's Article

Share your school stories with the ISS Community!

Is your school celebrating a special milestone or anniversary? Are your students jumping into exciting community outreach? Do you have photos from a recent class trip or school event you're proud of? Submit your article online!

ISS Communities

We love our ISS online community! Thanks for opening up your world to us through social media. Here are some highlights from this month. Jump in on twitter at #ISSedu to share with our community. And in case you didn't know, we're also on instagram!