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Spanish parents go on homework strike

By Angloinfo World Editor - Friday, November 11, 2016

Parents in Spain are going on strike in their thousands in protest at the volume of homework given to their children by schools.     As part of a highly… Read more…

Teachers set to strike in Mexico City

By Angloinfo World Editor - Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Teachers against education reforms have announced protests for the next three days. It comes after a number of teachers were dismissed by the Public Education Secretariat.     Rallies are… Read more…

Real life challenges of being an expat parent

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, September 29, 2016

Raising a child overseas has all sorts of challenges for parents. Probably the greatest of them all is education. Today we look at two particularly tough challenges and review this… Read more…

5 essential education updates for parents in France

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, September 23, 2016

The new school year is well underway, but did you know about five new initiatives introduced by the French government that should be helpful to parents of school children in… 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…

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…

Low expat salaries disrupt Chinese education

By Angloinfo World Editor - Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Expat teachers are increasingly causing instability in the Chinese education system. With over 4000 foreign teachers, China has become a haven for teachers looking for something different. However, low salaries… Read more…

How to choose a school in England – is the data reliable?

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, January 29, 2015

New statistical data puts top schools in England at the bottom of the class.   Today, 29 January, the UK government’s Department of Education released their 2014 school performance data… Read more…

French mayors face fines and imprisonment

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, September 4, 2014

Will all primary schools in France open next Wednesday? La Rentrée had a turbulent start for a small minority of primary schools in France. Perhaps yours was one of them…. Read more…

How to get rid of unwanted visitors

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, August 27, 2014

The annual battle commences…not against friends and family but against the little beasties that children pick up at the beginning of the new school year: dreaded head lice. Even reading… Read more…

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