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.


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.

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.

Education Explained: The International Baccalaureate Career-related Certificate

As part of the Education Explained series, looking at the choices for relocating families, Rebecca Marriage examines the International Baccalaureate Career-related Certificate.
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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
Winners of Relocate Awards 2014

Re:locate Awards: Who will this year’s winners be?

The entries are in, the judging is underway, and anticipation is mounting as we await the announcement of the shortlist in April.
Laptop on desk with Webinar on screen

Re:locate Awards 2014/15 Webinar 5: Now available

The final Re:locate Awards webinar of our 2014/15 series recaps the key points about each of our 12 categories and answers your questions on the awards and how to enter them. Entry deadline: Friday 13 March!
Doug Greenwood, Direstor of Sales and Marketing, Cheval Residences

VIDEO – Cheval Residences, sponsor, Re:locate Awards 2014/15

Doug Greenwood, director of sales and marketing at Cheval Residences, talks to Fiona Murchie, managing editor of Re:locate Global, about why the London-based serviced apartment provider is sponsoring a Re:locate award this year.
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