Recruitment Booklet 2021 Updated 11.15.21

3 TABLE OF CONTENTS Becoming a Member of the TAS Faculty Welcome from Head of School Dr. Grace Cheng Dodge Introduction to Taiwan Introduction to Taipei American School Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (JEDI) and Wellness Safeguarding Campus Safety: Access, Security, and Epidemic Prevention Measures Academic Program Information Technology Libraries and Information Literacy The Three Divisions: Lower School, Middle School, Upper School Reporting Student Progress Professional Growth and Evaluation Campus & Facilities Applying to TAS Personnel Policies Other Benefits Housing What to Bring to Taiwan and What to Expect “Learning to Appreciate a Modern Miracle: Taiwan” 51 04 06 08 10 12 13 14 16 22 26 28 36 37 40 42 42 46 49 64