Learn about international schools common practices and market needs. Our specialist reports are based on the results of specific surveys with international schools.
International school practices and needs
Enhance your understanding of established practice and identify market gaps and emerging trends within key areas of international school life. ISC Research partners with sector experts to provide you with specialist analysis in order to produce the most valuable reports.
We conduct a wide range of specific surveys with international schools around the world to investigate common practices and to identify market needs. These surveys address such practices as diversity, equity, inclusion and justice, wellbeing provision, use of education technology, governance, student pathways, or teaching and learning models. The specialist reports share data and detailed insights from these surveys.
This specialist report analyses conversations with international school leaders and teachers over the past two years, on the shifts in teacher recruitment and retention patterns. Link to report
International schools are recognised for the globally minded thinking they develop within students, but are they valuing the student voice to inform change within their community? Explore the outcomes of our research in this specialist report. Link to report
This specialist report highlights changes in governance practices in international schools in 2022, but also calls for further support of the school community. Link to report
This exclusive specialist report highlights the latest trends in K-12 international schools assessment and includes advice from experts and case studies highlighting opportunities and challenges. Link to report
Based on research conducted with international school students, alumni and staff over the summer, this report explores the profile of students that international schools attract and how this has resulted in market shifts. Link to report
ISC Research explored international school staff recruitment and continuous professional development through research conducted with international schools, recruiters and providers. Learn the outcomes in our exclusive specialist report. Link to report
Research on the impact of recent macro-environmental factors on the international school student pathway to higher education, exploring changes institutions have made to their undergraduate admissions processes. Link to report
ISC Research has conducted research into teaching and learning practice within international schools to identify if it will experience noticeable shifts within the next two years due to the impact of COVID or other factors. Link to report
A report highlighting the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the wellbeing of students and staff in international schools. Link to report
This report uncovers research into inclusion in international schools over a period of 4 years. It sheds light on current inclusion practices, and provides understanding of how the international schools market has been adapting to the needs of ... Link to report
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Enhance your market knowledge to build strong relationships with international schools. Identify influential organisations and contacts to recruit good fit international students, in terms of language and independent learning skills and mobility aspirations.
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We are dedicated and committed to supporting the broader international schools community by providing data, trends and intelligence. Since 1994, we have guided schools with their growth plans, informed investors on new school development, helped universities to engage with international schools, and advised education suppliers that are supporting the market.