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Quality of overseas education is better than at home

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, September 22, 2016

Moving children overseas is a huge responsibility for parents. The decision to do it weighs heavily on some parents’ minds while others jump at the chance with hardly a backwards… Read more…

How to successfully teach English overseas

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, September 12, 2016

We investigate the world of teaching English as a foreign language and find that it’s not quite so confusing as it might at first seem! English-speaking expats know all too… Read more…

How to decide between local or international education

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, September 1, 2016

Making the choice of school for your child can be a very emotional time. Lucy, our World Blogs editor, helps you with two simple criteria. The choice of overseas schools… Read more…

London the top city for Americans working abroad

By Angloinfo World Editor - Wednesday, August 3, 2016

The UK’s capital is named most popular city for American expat workers.     The survey conducted by Linkedin, the internet CV site found that Americans in London made up… Read more…

How many languages does your expat child speak?

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, February 3, 2016

In the EU-28, on average, 51 percent of children in primary and secondary education speak two or more foreign languages, according to new figures published by Eurostat. However, many countries… Read more…

English language schooling challenges remain for Luxembourg

By Angloinfo World Editor - Thursday, December 10, 2015

Concerned business leaders, school faculty and HR directors have all gathered recently to discuss the growing problem of expat education in the Grand Duchy. Education for foreign settlers has become… Read more…

10 embarrassing language mistakes

By Angloinfo World Editor - Friday, July 10, 2015

Living in a foreign country can be a life changing experience for many who experience it. Learning the local language is a fun and rewarding challenge but can be fraught… Read more…

Bilingualism boosts brain power

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Speaking more than one language keeps the brain sharp…find out more and how to access free language training… “Bilingualism is a form of brain training, a mental workout that fine-tunes… Read more…

A Handy Multi-European Language Translator

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, February 6, 2014

Part of the UK Data Explorer series, the European Word Translator map allows users to enter an English word and see its translation into everything from Maltese to Finnish, all… Read more…

The Top Ten Languages Most Needed in the UK

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, November 26, 2013

The latest report from the British Council has significance for expat children living in the UK and for expat children learning languages overseas who may one day return or move… Read more…

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