American Teacher Overseas

I am an American teacher who accepted a teaching position in Qatar. I moved to Qatar in August 2016 with my 2 sons. My blog has very useful information about the process to teach overseas, how life is for an Expat family in Qatar, traveling, being in a long distance marriage, as well as teaching here.



 

Latest posts on https://americanteacheroverseas.com/:

  • Back to Work
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    Well, the worst thing about winter break is that it ends.  Sadly, tomorrow it’s back to the grind.  Three weeks off was great and even though I didn’t get to travel (yes, I tamed my inner travel bug) I still enjoyed it immensely.  I got some much needed rest but...
  • A Review of The Spa at the Warwick Doha
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    Today was my first time using the Spa at the Warwick hotel. I usually start with a 5 * rating and then delete and add stars according to my experience. When I entered the hotel, I was instantly overtaken by the smell of smoke. I felt like I was in a...
  • Zaffran Cafe- an Indian Gem at the Center
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    With only a few days left of winter break, I decided to call one of my new coworkers and invite her to lunch. Omaimah is from northern India so when she asked me where I wanted to go, I told her I wanted to experience some real Indian food, what...
  • Your Perceptions Could be Wrong
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    With only a few days left of winter break, I decided to call one of my new coworkers and invite her to lunch.  It is amazing to me how ignorant we show ourselves to be before we get to know people.  Let me first give you some background: I think...
  • 365 Day Recap
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    It is New Years day here in Qatar and I am not at work. Hallelujah!  -My New Year’s Eve was kind of boring (no fireworks here, and stayed home instead of partying) but after the amazing year I’ve had, I’ll take it!  If you came to my blog expecting this… Sorry...
  • My Imperfection is my Super Power: The Crown
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    “Step outside of the box and others will follow” by Kennesha Bell and Amani Khlifa I told my son I believe that it is important to give and serve but I didn’t think that I was doing enough to help other people.  Yes, I am teacher and I help little people...