China, a Bad Bet?

International Schools in China are dominating upcoming virtual recruiting fairs,  practically outnumbering schools from all other countries, combined. Is this simply because China has more International Schools? Maybe not.

IS Educator Freed After 5 Years in Indonesian Prison

Imagine being falsely convicted of child molestation in Indonesia and sentenced to 10 years in prison. Then, 1 year later, allowed to walk free, only to have the court later reinstate the conviction and return you to prison! Such was the plight of International Educator, Neil Bantleman, who found himself the victim of a wealthy … Continue reading IS Educator Freed After 5 Years in Indonesian Prison

INDONESIA, Where International Teachers are imprisoned on insufficient evidence and convicted terrorists are set free for ‘good behavior’

  The high profile case of Jakarta International School teacher, Neil Bantleman, is a prime example of Indonesia’s current corrupt “legal” system and apparent growing disdain for Westerners. Without entering into a discussion of guilt or innocence in regards to the claim of child abuse, the trial of Neil Bantleman, if you can stretch your … Continue reading INDONESIA, Where International Teachers are imprisoned on insufficient evidence and convicted terrorists are set free for ‘good behavior’

International Educators Imprisoned on Insufficient Evidence

An ISR member writes: “…..Neil Bantleman is being detained in a Jakarta prison along with an Indonesian teaching assistant, Ferdinant Tjiong. They have been held in prison for 10 days without being charged, held on what appears to be very little and highly questionable evidence. They face being detained without charge for many more weeks”….Read … Continue reading International Educators Imprisoned on Insufficient Evidence