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Hosted at International School of London, Qatar
PO Box 18511
North Duhall
Doha, State of Qatar
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Saturday, April 29 • 09:45 - 10:30
Session 1: Educational Risk Management in the Middle East

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International admissions during politically uncertain times is not just about giving up or filling up empty seats with additional local students who merely increase school numbers, it is about offering a convenient and expeditious application process where expat families who work for embassies, NGOs, relief organizations and multinational companies can find a friendly and reassuring ear to listen to their worries, needs and limitations when searching for a suitable international school.

By being creative, open-minded and somewhat of a risk taker, even in a volatile region of the world where refugees have spilled out of their countries and peace seems impossible, use each “expat” inquiry as an opportunity to promote your school’s secure campuses, private settings, small class numbers, unique academic features and a convenient application process to attract international families and their employers. 

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Kathleen A. Battah

Head of School, Wellspring Learning Community
Kathleen Battah, (‘Kitty’) has held the position as Head of Wellspring Learning Community for the past four years. During the school’s relatively short history of 10 years, it has earned the prestigious title as being the first and only IB Continuum World school in Lebanon offering PYP, MYP and DP programmes besides the national program. Wellspring is currently a CIS/NEASC member school that is expecting (after the Self Study), a September 2017 authorization team visit. During... Read More →

Saturday April 29, 2017 09:45 - 10:30
ISL Qatar

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