Education & Schools

education and schools We know that making the right education decisions for their children is the number one priority for relocating families and can be the key to a successful relocation. 

That's why you will find on these pages all the latest education news, international developments and quality resources to help globally mobile families with those 'make or break' education and school choices.


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School Report

Hear from the schools themselves on how they support internationally relocating families, nurture globally mobile students and read their views on the world of education opportunities.

ACS Cobham parent and child

Helping children settle into their new life after relocation

Following an international relocation it is every parent’s wish to see their child happy and settled. As part of an on-going series of Counsellor’s Columns from ACS International Schools, Anneke Theron, Lower School Counsellor at ACS Cobham International School takes a look at the importance of communication.
ISL Surrey IB diploma

ISL Surrey receives high praise from International Baccalaureate Organisation

ISL Surrey has been approved by the International Baccalaureate Organisation to offer the IB Diploma.
tasis innovation centre

TASIS England launches Innovation Centre in partnership with Samsung

International school, TASIS England, has announced the launch of a new Innovation Centre and plans for a high altitude weather balloon experiment.
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Education Explained

Rebecca Marriage Education Explained is an essential series of practical and informative guides, helping you navigate the complex international education options for globally mobile families.

Colin Bell, COBIS

COBIS Conference 2015: Student welfare, learning and wellbeing

Anne Keeling reports from the Council of British International Schools annual conference.

Education Explained: Apprenticeships in England

As part of the Education Explained series, looking at the education options for relocating families, Rebecca Marriage takes a close look at Apprenticeships in England.

Education Explained: Applying for a school place in England

As part of the Education Explained series, providing information and practical guides, Rebecca Marriage takes a look at applying for a school place in England.
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Higher Education
Learning Chinese

Is Britain losing the race to attract international students?

In a new cross-party parliamentary report, MPs have warned that British universities could be “losing out in the global race to attract international students” by restricting post-study visas for global graduates.
university graduates in gowns and mortar boards

Educating Global Citizens: Exploring UK Universities

How can mobility professionals best advise assignees with late-teenage children on higher education? Sue Shortland provides some tips for UK university visits.
PHD student

New postgraduate loans to grow global talent

In his last Budget before the general election, Chancellor, George Osborne has announced research loans of up to £25,000 for postgraduate study.
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Awards 2014/2015
Dave Keelng of Laughology at Relocate Awards 2015

Video: Relive the excitement of the Re:locate Awards ceremony!

Catch the excitement of the Re:locate Awards ceremony 2014/15, held in the grand surroundings of the Institute of Directors, Pall Mall, London with the evening's MC, Dave Keeling of Laughology.
Andrew Williams of PwC, winners of Relocate Awards

Recent trends in global mobility – a view from PwC

Andrew Williams, of PwC, which won the special Re:locate Award for Technology – Global Benefits, discusses the recent trend for shorter assignments within the global mobility industry.
Ezeibe Agomo of Sapient

Why the Re:locate Awards are important – a view from Sapient

Ezeibe Agomo, of Sapient, named Inspirational HR Team of the Year 2014/15, explains why he thinks the Re:locate Awards are so important to the global mobility industry.
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