Of the 165 positions and requests for LCMS missionaries available worldwide this year, only about half have been filled, according to the Rev. Dr. David Birner, interim executive director of the Synod’s Office of International Mission. That total includes 101 positions for GEO (Globally Engaged in Outreach, serving one- to two-year terms) missionaries, with only [...]
(Photo: HKIS’ Twitter) The world-renowned Hong Kong International School (HKIS) is one of three LCMS international schools in Asia. It opened its doors in 1966 to 170 students. Since then, it has grown to more than 2,600 students who represent 40 nationalities. Currently, HKIS is seeking to fill 10 open educator positions for the 2012-13 [...]
Meet students, staff and teachers at Concordia International School Hanoi on its first day of school–Aug. 24, 2011.
LCMS World Mission joins the Lutheran Education Association in congratulating and giving thanks for the service of LCMS International Educator Bill Leese, Hong Kong. At the triennial LEA Convocation, held this year in March in Cincinnati, Ohio, Leese received the award for Distinguished Lutheran Secondary Educator.
LCMS World Mission celebrates with the staff and students of Hong Kong International School (HKIS) upon the school’s recent announcement that Kevin Dunning has accepted their board’s offer to serve as head of school…
“On July 9, Concordia International School in Hanoi, Vietnam (CISH) received the long-awaited final approval from the government of Vietnam to begin operations. The school is planning to start classes in August 2011, with students enrolled in preschool through grade 7…
LCMS World Mission celebrates with International Educator Louise Weber, who received the Alumna of the Year Award at the 2010 commencement exercises of Concordia University Chicago, River Forest, Ill. This award is given annually to an alumnus whose service to the church and community has brought honor to Concordia University Chicago.
Since 2003, Concordia International School Shanghai (CISS) has offered student teaching opportunities to students from Concordia University Wisconsin, Mequon; Concordia University Chicago, River Forest, Ill.; Concordia University, St. Paul, Minn.; and Concordia University Nebraska, Seward, Neb. CISS places high priority on partnering with the Concordia University System in the mentoring and nurturing student teachers as [...]
Concordia International School Shanghai is pleased to announce that Mrs. Krista F. Nagy will assume the position of elementary school principal, beginning with the 2010-2011 school year. Mrs. Nagy is well-versed in the needs of the 21st-century learner and is a very experienced instructional leader.
LCMS World Mission invites you to follow Glenn and Connie Steinbrenner as they journey to Asia to visit our LCMS international schools, Concordia International School Shanghai (CISS) and Hong Kong International School (HKIS). Learn more about the ministries of CISS and HKIS alongside the Steinbrenners by following a blog, http://steinbrennersinasia.wordpress.com, which will include regular updates, photos, and video from Glenn and Connie.