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Columnists > Fiona Hodgkins


Fiona Hodgkins
Fiona Hodgkins is co-founder of Didicimus Education which offers British Education Services for Expats by Expats. Born in Japan, she has lived in Singapore, Malaysia, Germany, the UK, Zimbabwe, Sharjah, Trinidad, Venezuela and Dubai. She has successfully navigated her way around the maze of expat education firstly as a student in expat schools overseas, then at boarding school in the UK; later as a teacher in various locations around the world at different types of schools; and finally as a parent moving her 3 children between 14 different schools in 6 different countries over the last 20 years. Didicimus Education was formed in Singapore in 2015, and specialises in meeting the educational needs of the global family through schools advice and tutoring services. Visit www.didicimuseducation.com for more information


Fiona Hodgkins

Expat Children Need A Helping Hand

Posted by: fthodgkins on Wednesday June 14, 2017 (00:35:58)   (7426 Reads)
As this is my first submission as a columnist to Expat Focus, I would like to start by introducing myself. Born in Japan (to a British father and Eurasian mother) I grew up in South East Asia, went to boarding school in the UK at 11; then embarked on the expat circuit as an adult with my oil engineering husband, and have lived in such diverse locations as Japan, Germany, the UK, Singapore, Malaysia, Zimbabwe, the UAE, Venezuela and Trinidad.    more ...