Cover for the April 2023 cover of International Educator magazine

April 2023: Give Back and Lift Up

Practice Area Column
Teaching, Learning, and Scholarship
Mentorship Matters
Karen Doss Bowman
Mentorships serve as a cornerstone of professional and personal development for many international educators.
Practice Area Column
International Education Leadership
The Mentorship Extra Mile
Dana Wilkie
Often mutually beneficial, mentor-mentee relationships play a crucial role for international education leaders—or those who aspire to pursue leadership.
The International Educator Podcast
Welcome to the International Educator podcast! Monthly episodes cover trends in the field of international education, news in context, thought leadership, and more.

About International Educator

International Educator is NAFSA’s flagship publication and has been published continually since 1990. As a record of the association and the field of international education, IE includes articles on a variety of topics, trends, and issues facing NAFSA members and their work. 

From in-depth features to interviews with thought leaders and columns tailored to NAFSA’s knowledge communities, IE provides must-read context and analysis to those working around the globe to advance international education and exchange.


NAFSA: Association of International Educators is the world's largest nonprofit association dedicated to international education and exchange. NAFSA serves the needs of more than 10,000 members and international educators worldwide at more than 3,500 institutions, in over 150 countries.

NAFSA membership provides you with unmatched access to best-in-class programs, critical updates, and resources to professionalize your practice. Members gain unrivaled opportunities to partner with experienced international education leaders.