For over five decades, the Association of International Schools in Africa (AISA), has been developing and delivering strategic programmes supporting professional growth, good governance, strategic thinking and wellbeing in international schools across the continent.

We also provide our members with access to world-leading experts, advisors, trainers and facilitators specialising in matters such as school governance and leadership, professional learning, blended learning, child protection and wellbeing, inclusive education, innovation and technology, and more.

AISA’s membership includes some 80 Associate Members comprising businesses, organisations and universities throughout the world whose primary mission is to serve the various needs of our member schools. The contribution of these Learning Partners is invaluable.

AISA ensures that school leaders, educators, and co-professionals are always learning and growing, thereby creating a productive school environment within which fresh, new ideas and practices can inspire students to focus, flourish and fully prepare to become global citizens.

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AISA Learning Events

AISA’s Professional Learning (PL) events are focused, high-impact events that address the unique qualities of teaching, leading, and learning in an international school setting. AISA values learning where participants collaborate, practice in their school setting, and be ready to implement meaningful, sustained change as a result of their PL experience.

With this in mind, we have designed Deep Dives that blend synchronous and asynchronous PL. Each Deep Dive takes a thematic focus and explores it in-depth, thus preparing participants to take the next steps in their practice at school. Our Virtual Conference Day combines impactful professional learning with conversations to connect and reflect with colleagues from across our region.

As well as offering aspects of teaching, leading and learning in our Deep Dives and Virtual Conference Day, AISA provides specialist learning opportunities for co-professionals in schools including librarians, counsellors, business managers, school nurses, and admissions managers. Everyone in the AISA network of schools has the opportunity to learn collaboratively, share good practices, and contribute further to the effectiveness of their schools.


  • Blended Learning

    Blended Learning

    We believe that blended learning transforms student learning through personalisation and increased autonomy.
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  • Child Protection

    Child Protection

    The wellbeing, peace of mind and safety of its member schools' students is of paramount importance to AISA.
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  • Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Justice

    Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Justice

    AISA aims to enhance the effectiveness of AISA schools to promote a diverse, equitable, inclusive, and just community for all educators and students.
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  • Governance & Leadership

    Governance & Leadership

    Understanding that strong governance is an essential part of school effectiveness, AISA is committed to providing school support and guidance in this essential area.
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  • School Effectiveness

    School Effectiveness

    AISA has developed the AISA School Effectiveness Framework (SEF) which suggests good practices, structures and resources that support learning.
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  • School Exchange

    School Exchange

    The AISA School Exchange Programme provides support for two full member schools wishing to collaborate.
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  • Service Learning

    Service Learning

    AISA is a leader in the promotion of a culture of service learning in the Africa region.
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  • Visiting Consultant & Author

    Visiting Consultant & Author

    AISA provides advisory, logistical and financial support to member schools who wish to engage with consultants or authors.
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  • Wellbeing


    The wellbeing and safety of everyone associated with AISA's member schools are of paramount importance.
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Scholarships & Awards

  • Scholarships and Awards For Educators and School Leaders

    We understand that the costs of event registration may sometimes prevent certain member schools from attending AISA learning events. Therefore, AISA is offering a range of professional scholarships.
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  • Scholarships and Awards For Students

    AISA has developed a number of student events, scholarships and awards in order to acknowledge and celebrate the awesome students that we ultimately endeavour to serve.
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AISA on Facebook

Not to be missed! This compelling webinar, facilitated by service learning coach, Leeanne Lavender, will explore how to use storytelling to build intercultural awareness and grow school cultures that value service and sustainability. In other words, how story utilisation can amplify our service learning programmes and prepare our students for global citizenship. To register, click here: #aisa #webinar #schools #africa #learning #programmes #global #citizenship ... See MoreSee Less
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AISA is pleased to introduce our new recruitment and HR management partner, Schrole, a global leader in delivering innovative ways for schools and educators to realise their goals, whether that’s learning new skills, sourcing the best talent, or expanding horizons. With an ever-growing network of dedicated professionals, Schrole has the right talent waiting to talk to you. Read more here: ... See MoreSee Less
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For the last 30 years, Fieldwork Education has partnered with over 1000 schools internationally to improve learning in the classroom and wider school community. Aimed at students aged from two through to 14 years, Fieldwork Education’s solutions are shaped around the unique developmental needs of each age group. Welcome to our AISA school community. Read more here: ... See MoreSee Less
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AISA proudly welcomes our new Associate Member, Consilience Education, a non-profit education innovation company that helps institutions and educators across the globe to transform teaching and learning. Consilience: Learning Reimagined provides leadership training in an array of important areas, including Innovation Leadership, Learning Analytics and more. Read here: ... See MoreSee Less
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Share your expertise, experience, and innovative practice with other AISA members by facilitating a workshop at the AISA Virtual Conference. We invite school leaders, educators, and co-professionals in any role within an international school to apply. Click here to find out more and to apply: ... See MoreSee Less
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AISA on Twitter

AISA welcomes @educaretech, a School Management Software that unifies technology and teams to improve efficiencies and unlock students’ potential within K12 schools.
Find out more about how Educare automates academic and administrative processes:

World-renowned international school board expert and AISA associate, @nikbishop, has produced a comprehensive, 40-video training programme specifically for boards and leaders of international schools. For more, click here @AISADirector

AISA warmly welcomes our new Associate, @KognityEd , an online platform that improves student performance via interactive textbooks, automatically-corrected assignments and student insights. For more visit @AISADirector

AISA Associate, @pearson , is hosting a series of webinars, titled The Big Think. The fifth webinar in the series takes place on 19 May and will feature a panel of invited education experts discussing the merits of a ‘British’ education : @AISADirector

AISA is proud to welcome over 360 students and educators to our Virtual Edition of the 2021 AISA Global Issues Service Summit (AISA-GISS). While the event has already began, you can find out more about the event here: @AISADirector

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