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  1. Other Asia
    Hi folks, I am new to this community, and I want to know about the admission procedures for a kid in Singapore Schools. I want my kid to get admitted in a good international school, which is equipped with all the facilities and can help him in getting a job or admission in future as well.
  2. UAE Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UAE
    Dear All: I am considering a move to AbuDhabi and need some opinion about British school in Abudhabi. We are British family currently living in Malaysia. My daughter is in year 3 ( 8 year old) and we would like to continue her in British School. Appreciate if someone can share what are the...
  3. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Arriving in Sept 2020 with kids aged 5, 8, 10. Trying to sort out where to rent, in large part in relation to schools. Questions: 1. How do I figure out what the catchment areas are? 2. Valenciano and Castellano - does one school or another teach less Valenciano than another? 3. Do most kids...
  4. Egypt Expat Forum for Expats Living in Egypt
    Hi - I know this question has probably been asked before but times change so I really wanted an up to date opinion. My family are moving to Cairo this summer with 2 kids going into year 8 and 11. Hearing lots of mixed reports about the quality of education so keen to get a good school. What are...
  5. Life in Australia
    We are planning to move to Sydney in coming months from India. I have a son studying in Class 7 in India in CBSE medium. 1. Do we have CBSE medium schools in Sydney 2. If not, what curriculum the schools follow. How easy or difficult is the transition from CBSE to Australian curriculum 3. If...
  6. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Hello all, I am currently on the hunt for a language school for an intensive class in Castellano in Barcelona. I live outside the city about 45 minutes by train but going in everyday is not a problem as long as the school is near a train/metro stop. Getting the right school is though. I...
  7. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Hey, I am trying to get an objective opinion on a topic that has been bothering my mind recently..concertado o bilingual public school an expat's opinion. I recently moved my kids from a public school to a concertado school. The primary motivation for the move was a place where they could stay...
  8. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hello everybody! I'll be moving to London arriving November 1st, employed and with a visa sponsored by the company. I have a four-year old daughter (birthday is in March) whom is not a native english speaker, but we have lived in Singapore for the past year and a half so she picked up some...
  9. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi, I want to get assessment of my wife. She is a teacher. But she receives the salary in cash and school does not give any salary slips. Can the ACS take her case and get assessment done?
  10. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi everyone, I have an Australian PR and have been living in Brisbane for nearly 4 years now. I want my sister (Indian passport, no PR) to continue her further studies here in Australia. She is currently in 9th class and the school follows Indian CBSE course. I did some research and found the...
  11. Life in Australia
    Hello, I'm new to this forum, and I'm looking for some information around education system in Australia. I'm in process of moving to Australia in 2019, however, my main concern is whether or not my child will be able to cope up and settle in school in Australia. I have a 9 year old son...
  12. Life in Australia
    Hi all, We're looking to move to Adelaide later this year and I'm trying to figure out the best time given school enrolments. My daughter is turning 5 soon and will be starting primary school next year. 1. When do school enrolments happen? Is there a defined time slot (like in India) or it's...
  13. Other Asia
    Looking for opinions on ISY - International School Yangon. Coming from an American based International School with Middle School kids so really focused on MS and HS academics and activities. Thanks!
  14. Egypt Expat Forum for Expats Living in Egypt
    Hello everyone! I am wondering what your opinions are about children’s school in Egypt. I will be looking into putting my son into English school. He will be going into grade 2. I’m moving to be with my husband and my biggest concern is the schooling there. I appreciate any input, thank you!
  15. Life in Australia
    Hi I am after information on Schools on the Gold Coast as the stories I have read in the local papers and news online is not encouraging. Are the schools really that violent with students bringing in multiple weapons and drugs? Are students unsafe? I am finding it difficult to make an informed...
  16. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    My daughter (11) and I will spend the 2018-19 school year living in southern France. I speak French fluidly, however, my daughter is at a very beginning level, studying at our Alliance Francaise/working with a tutor. I have latitude in choosing where we stay. We have good friends in Montpellier...
  17. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hello Friends, I am planning to migrate to Melbourne shortly with my family. If anyone can let me know where to get the Victorian school curriculum for class 6. It would help me to orient my son in that direction so that he feels comfortable with new school in a different country. Thanks and...
  18. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hello, One of my main reasons for going to France is going to University there to avoid debt at the early stages of my life however when I look up to find the equivalent of a French Bac I get multiple contradicting answers. Of course, I am skeptical since these answers range from 2002 to 2015...
  19. Articles: Americas
    For students looking to study overseas and determined to find the very best place to do so, they need to the look to the United States or the UK, which dominate the 2018 university rankings. For the sixth year running, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) tops the QS World University...
  20. Portugal Expat Forum for Expats Living in Portugal
    Has anyone had experience with Portuguese language schools? I've looked online at several in Portimao, but they have disconnected links, or don't have a lot of detail of what they offer. When I lived in Spain several years ago, I took morning language classes for 2 months and it was a great way...
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