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Education For Expat Children: Your Questions Answered

Posted on Monday June 17, 2019 (14:13:38)

A few weeks ago, we asked our readers on Facebook and Twitter what they'd like to know about educating children abroad. Now Stephen Spriggs from William Clarence Education has put together some answers.   more ...

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What Might Brexit Mean For International Students?

Posted on Tuesday February 05, 2019 (10:42:08)

Brexit and its associated debates and options are causing confusion across the board at the moment, not least for students coming to the UK to study. The EFL market is huge in Britain, not just for the country’s many language schools, but also for universities and colleges.   more ...

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What Could A No-Deal Brexit Mean For Brits Wanting To Study Abroad?

Posted on Monday January 14, 2019 (10:42:32)

The possibility that Britain might exit the EU without a deal on the table is currently looming large in everyone’s mind, not least for British students planning to go abroad to study.   more ...

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The Differences Between British And International Schooling

Posted on Monday December 17, 2018 (09:23:29)

Travelling the world there are a hundred and one tasks to cross off the to-do list. From visas and local currencies to languages and finding a place to live, an important aspect is the education of any children coming along for the ride.

Stephen Spriggs of William Clarence Education is here to look at international schooling for expat families and the differences in the classrooms. How you can ensure your children get the best education possible from the transition?   more ...

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Choosing An International School For A Child With Special Needs: Five Things To Consider

Posted on Wednesday August 29, 2018 (18:27:55)

Packing up and moving to another country is an exciting yet stressful proposition. Finding schooling for your children abroad can be another mammoth task to tick off your growing to do list. If your child has a diagnosed learning difficulty or particular special educational needs, it can be even more important to get it right.   more ...

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Expat Education In Europe

Posted on Tuesday March 13, 2018 (09:48:28)

Following last months first in the series of insights on expat life for China, by expert Stephen Spriggs of William Clarence Education, we look at European expat opportunities, what lifestyle changes to expect, and how you can ensure your children get the best education possible from the transition.   more ...

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Interview With Stephen Spriggs, Founder, William Clarence Education

Posted on Friday January 26, 2018 (18:20:20)
Stephen Spriggs

Stephen, you founded William Clarence Education. What was it that prompted you to do so?

I had worked in the City of London for a small hedge fund for five years, and after leaving there I started to tutor maths and economics, as that was my background both educationally and professionally with work, as a way to keep active while I was considering my future. That opened a door into a world that I never knew existed – education.   more ...

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Why You Should Consider Sending Your Child To A Local School Abroad

Posted on Monday May 22, 2017 (12:39:40)
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When parents meet up with one another in parks, restaurants or malls, the conversation inevitably turns to the most critical topic: schooling. Education plays one of the most important roles in a child’s life! It is therefore essential that you choose the right school for your young ones, whether you reside in your home country or a foreign location.

Of course, there are several advantages to being a global citizen, such as exposure to an unfamiliar lifestyle, meeting new people and getting to know about a different culture. At the same time, a well-developed system of academics will help enhance the whole learning experience for your child to a great extent.   more ...

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The World's Best International Schools

Posted on Friday May 19, 2017 (17:59:36)
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One of the main concerns of the expat community is finding the right school for their children.

While parents look for a safe and nurturing environment that is academically sound, children simply want kind teachers, good friends and interesting activities.

To help you make a decision about which school is right for your child, here’s a list of some of the world’s best international schools.   more ...

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Where Are The Most Expensive International Schools?

Posted on Monday September 12, 2016 (15:09:48)
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Education is a basic requirement for all children, regardless of their nationality. Several countries have therefore made it compulsory for kids to attend school up until a certain age. Public schooling is therefore free for local students in most nations today. Children studying in state-run schools do not have to pay a tuition fee; however they are responsible for the cost of school supplies, books, uniforms, and other expenses.   more ...

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