Your school search overseas – Special Educational Needs

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Special Educational Needs abroad When you are moving abroad with children, choosing a school is difficult. If your child has special educational needs, this can be even more of a challenge. If you’re moving from the UK, the culture change can be a shock. Educational needs vary from country to country and often the quality […]

The physical effects of expat life

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The physiological effects of moving and living overseas Much is written about the psychological effects of expat life; culture shock, Expat Child Syndrome and much more. But it’s not just our emotions that go through a roller-coaster ride when we move and live abroad; our body can also be affected by the changes. Changes of […]

Living with uncertainty

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Planning for the unknown Moving abroad comes with uncertainty. Maybe it’s the company saying you might be posted overseas… but they don’t know for sure. Or maybe the uncertainty is that you will be posted overseas… but you don’t know when. Or you don’t know how long the posting will last… is there a set […]

The four key challenges new expats face

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Being an expat isn’t easy No one ever said that being an expat was easy; in fact, when you’re starting out, it’s about as far from the romantic ideal of a carefree life in the sun as you could possibly get. With so much to plan and organise it feels chaotic at best and disastrous […]

10 tips on choosing the right school abroad

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How to choose the right school abroad Choosing the right school for your child is one of the biggest challenges any parent faces. You have to balance so many considerations – a good performance, a suitable teaching ethos, a great anti-bullying policy and above all somewhere you feel your child will fit in and be […]