HE Membership

As a professional learning organisation, ECIS positions itself at the forefront of teaching, learning, and leading. To complement our activity in those areas, we welcome select higher education institutions who desire to engage our vast network from aneducational research perspective.

Through Higher Education membership, professors and researchers may join our network, most notably our special interest groups, and contribute to professional educators' learning in that regard. We expressly wish for higher education members to engage our network in quality research studies by identifying and proposing research projects to ECIS. With hundreds of schools and thousands of educators and leaders, our network looks to learn from and with higher education professionals, with tangible benefits to our member schools and the profession as a whole.

Member Benefits

    • Create an institutional profile page on ECIS Connect, our community engagement platform, so that educators and leaders in our network can follow you and receive your updates
    • Join our special interest groups and learn what international educators and leaders are doing in their schools
    • Propose research projects that include our member schools
    • Discover how, where, and in what fields teachers and leaders want to advance their qualifications through a graduate degree
    • Print subscription to ECIS Global Insights
    • Discounted member pricing for attending our conferences and events

    Annual subscription is £720 (including VAT), and the membership period runs 1 September to 31 August



Chairman of the Board, TASIS England

“ECIS understands the complexity of international education and what it takes to be a world-class school.

The ECIS professional development opportunities are excellent, and their solution services have helped us to create a powerful, transformative vision for the future of our school.

We are pleased to be associated with an organisation which promotes leading practices across international education.”


Learning Support Specialist Teacher PYP

“It is truly an honour to be a member of ECIS.

Membership provides a plethora of experiences to develop as a professional international educator.

ECIS is committed to delivering high-quality opportunities and evolving innovative platforms to equip teachers and schools with the tools to cultivate optimal learning environments for all learners.

It has been incredible to witness educators collaborate, connect, and contribute to the continuous development of professionally ‘growing and becoming’ within education.”

Commercial Director, International Schools Unit, itslearning

“itslearning has found Partnership with ECIS to be exceptionally beneficial on a number of fronts.

Most importantly, the relationship has been a great conduit to connect us to our existing and future customers.

Also important is the calibre of conferences and events. These are of high quality and highly focused. For example, the tech conference, spring leadership conference, and annual schools conference allow us several opportunities each year to engage directly with the marketplace.

Aligning ourselves with ECIS was an easy decision, as we feel the core focus of the organisation and our goals are mutually aligned. ”



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