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Preparing students for university

The years we spend at university are oftentimes some of the best years of our lives. Preparing students for this experience can be an exciting, yet somewhat exhausting experience for their parents. Students require parental guidance during this period as they begin to...

Science learning at best schools in Spain’s Schools

The schools at Best Schools in Spain stand out for their excellent academic results in general, as well as in the sciences, in particular. Evidence of this success is demonstrated by external tests such as the PISA exams and/or university admission exams, among...

Private schools in Spain

In Spain, there are three types of schools that are categorized according to the nature of their financial management: public, charter and private. Every parent seeks the best educational option for their child, based upon their own particular economic conditions and...

How to choose the right school for your child

Choosing the right school for your child is one of the most important decisions a parent has to make. And with good reason, since choosing the right centre for our children will to a great extent determine what kind of educational training they will receive, as well...

STEAM Learning: Education for life

Nowadays, technology is changing our society at a dizzying pace. Because of this, labour demands are constantly evolving and the need to find workers with a diverse technological skill set is ever growing. What we are currently experiencing is a skills revolution. The...

Lodging options for foreign students

Making the decision to send your child to study abroad depends on a lot of different factors. Among them is lodging, a matter that can be fundamental when the time comes to decide whether to send your child to one destination or another. In the end, the experience of...

The digital world inside Spanish classrooms: Motivational tools

Digital technology has transformed every facet of our lives, including the way that we communicate with each other, and can even be found inside our classrooms. Nowadays, it’s difficult to imagine a Spanish curriculum that doesn’t benefit from the use of modern...

Student competences in the 21st Century

One of the great challenges that face educators today is the need to train modern citizens to successfully live and flourish in the society they live in. The function of teaching has changed a lot throughout history and schools have evolved along with it. However,...

Evaluating students in Spain

"One of the main challenges facing teachers in Spain today is the move away from traditional evaluation models, expressly focused on exams and marks, and instead towards more formative assessment models, which clearly focus on improving learning. Dochy, Segers and...