Mission & Purpose

Mission and Purpose

The mission of the Council of Administrators of Expatriate Schools (CATES) is:

To promote, support and improve member schools serving the international community in Taiwan.

To pursue its mission, CATES will:

1. facilitate the sharing of information, experience, practice and initiatives for the benefit of all member schools;

2. collaborate on the development of shared practices and procedures;

3. serve as an advocate for the collective interests of member schools in Taiwan;

4. foster connections between member school administrators for professional support;

5. liaise where appropriate with other regional and international associations;

6. sharing PD opportunities whenever possible; and

7. support positive athletic events such as tournaments and seasonal competitions.