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Life in the Canary Islands

The Canary Islands form part of Spain, although probably not as you think. For starters, the Canary Islands are closer to the African continent (the eastern island of Fuerteventura is only 100 kilometres from the Moroccan coast) than to the Spanish mainland (its...

Spanish or International Baccalaureate (IB)?

During secondary education, students receive broad educational training through diverse thinking abilities and skills, which will enable them to choose what type of Baccalaureate best conforms to their learning style and to the type of life plan they have chosen for...

Wellness in Spain: the Mediterranean diet, our lifestyle

How do people live in Spain? This question has many variables. According to the Human Development Index (HDI), which is annually published by the United Nations (UN), Spain is the fifth best country to live in. The climate, the culture and the food are some of the...

Baccalaureate: a retrospective view showing the virtue of excellence

Reaching Baccalaureate (upper secondary education) is no mean feat by a long shot. Students take many subjects to show in an assertive and intelligent way that they have the specific abilities that invariably validate their long track record as non-university...

Digital skills that are enhanced at school

The 21st century has become one of the most faced paced environments with regards to technological and digital advances. Less than 40 years ago, the World Wide Web was invented, and portable computers became available for the public to buy. Now we live in the digital...

How to orient a child into professional vocations from the classroom

Career guidance was first introduced into the Spanish curriculum in 1970, through the Education Act considering it a right for students. Since then, career guidance has grown considerably within education, with a huge amount of support now widely available for...

Life in north-east Spain: Catalonia

Catalonia is one of the most diverse areas in north-east Spain: its location, history, culture and cuisine have defined over the centuries what it now is. One of the most interesting areas for living in Spain is the north-east since it is synonymous with quality of...

Spanish, a language on the rise

Spain is a study destination par excellence and also very popular with tourists. Spanish universities are recognised for their excellent level of education and infrastructure, and research has increased significantly in the last twenty years. Likewise, the BSS (Best...

New learning methods based on traditional values

By being at the forefront of our students' education, we provide them with the necessary tools so that they can become citizens ready to face the new challenges of the 21st century, without forgetting the values which will enable them to make the most appropriate...

Life in central Spain: Madrid, Toledo and Zaragoza

Spain is a land of contrasts even though it is not a big country. Its different climates, landscapes and customs change both in the various inland areas and on the different coastlines.Nevertheless, all its territory shares a common history of more than 500 years and...