Teach Away Selected as Exclusive Teacher Recruitment Partner for ECIS, the Educational Collaborative for International Schools


Teach Away proud to announce new partnership with the international education thought leaders, ECIS

Toronto, ON – (Sep. 27, 2018) - Teach Away, the leading recruitment and professional development platform for international educators, is excited to announce that they have entered into an collaborative partnership with ECIS to make Teach Away the exclusive recruitment platform for their network of more than 425 schools throughout the world. The partnership officially took effect on Sep. 27, 2018.

“Teach Away is thrilled to partner with ECIS, an organization widely recognized in our industry as having a long-standing reputation for promoting world-class research and development in education,” said Dave Frey, CEO of Teach Away. “We feel that this partnership will help ECIS continue to grow and serve its membership, by making it easier for their member schools to connect with top teaching talent.”

As part of the partnership agreement, Teach Away will provide ECIS member schools with access to Teach Away’s all-inclusive digital recruitment platform, traditional recruitment services, teacher professional development courses, and a suite of new recruitment tools that Teach Away launched in September 2018.

“We are excited about the opportunity to partner with Teach Away,” said Kevin J Ruth, Executive Director of ECIS. “We’re dedicated to advancing international education, and partnering with another forward-thinking organization, like Teach Away, is a strong step in the right direction.”

Teach Away is also delighted to work closely with ECIS on the promotion of the ECIS Child Protection Certificate. The program provides training on recruitment and onboarding of new staff, the creation and implementation of policies and procedures, and the oversight of school leadership and the associated governing body, all of which work in tandem to create a positive school culture around child protection. As a leading member of the Recruitment Committee for the International Task Force on Child Protection, Teach Away champions the protection and safety of children, as evidenced by its vision to create a world where every student experiences the power of a great teacher.  To work with ECIS, a founding member of the task force, speaks volumes to both organizations’ commitment to children and schools.

For more information, visit www.teachaway.com.

About Teach Away

At Teach Away, we envision a world where every student experiences the power of a great teacher. With over 15 years of experience connecting great teachers with great schools across the globe, we are home to the largest community of qualified international educators. Through quality hiring and world-class teacher training and development, we’re committed to helping solve the global teacher shortage for current and future students.

Teach Away Media Department

Gabe Mederos

Phone: (416) 629-5767

Email: gabe@teachaway.com

About ECIS, the Educational Collaborative for International Schools

Founded in 1965, ECIS (the Educational Collaborative for International Schools) is a non-profit global membership organisation that provides professional learning, school services, research, and grants and awards for the benefit of our members. We are proud to include in our membership international and internationally-minded schools spanning the world, teaching varied curricula in English and in multiple languages. We embrace this diversity, welcoming schools and teachers using a wide range of curricula, examinations, and languages. We are committed to multilingualism in international education.

For more information, visit: www.ecis.org

ECIS Media Contact

James Wren

Email: jameswren@ecis.org