Korea Overseas Council of Schools

A nonprofit organization that has served the needs of international schools and educators on the Korean Peninsula since 1973. 

Membership Information

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2018-19 Events

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KORCOS IEC Conference

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School Representatives

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Member Institutions

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KORCOS Executive Board 2018-19

Soleiman Dias


Dr. Dias has been involved with KORCOS for the last 15 years. He is the Director of Admissions and Alumni Relations at Chadwick International.

Mirela Matesan

Vice President

Mirela has been involved with the KORCOS executive board since 2015. She is currently a PYP EAL teacher at Chadwick International.

Elizabeth Cho

Director of Coummications

Elizabeth (Liz) Cho has been involved with KORCOS since 2016. She currently is the Princpal of Learning at Korea International School.

Darren McQuaid

Director of Technology

Darren has been involved with KORCOS since 2017. He is a Middle School Social Studies teacher at Korea Kent Foreign School. 

Bill Waldron


Bill has been involved with KORCOS since 2014 as Tresurer. He is a music teacher at Osan Middle/High School.