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Education

Spain’s Andalucia guarantees “immediate schooling” for refugee children from Ukraine

THE Junta has announced it will make Andalucian educational centres available for refugee children from Ukraine. The measure was announced earlier this week by the...

Spain’s Andalucia aims to ditch face mask rule in schools after Easter Week

NORMALITY in Andalucian schools is getting closer with the Junta proposing to drop the mask mandates after the Easter holidays. The Regional Minister for Health...

Masks in schools in Spain’s Andalucia no longer be mandatory once ‘80% of children have been vaccinated’

ANDALUCIAN schools will be able to ease up on their mask policies once "80% of children have been vaccinated" the Deputy Regional Minister of...

ISP Schools’ Education Talks for parents and families are back!

This free and open virtual event will consist of monthly webinars where topics of great importance will be shared with parents and families regarding...

The Benalmadena International College gives children an opportunity to thrive with the school motto of ‘Building Inner Confidence’

DYNAMIC, vibrant and dedicated to educational excellence. The Benalmadena International College, is a modern-day school offering the British curriculum to children and young adults...

Four top tips to step up your Spanish this year

LEARNING a language is hard.  Luckily for us living here in Spain, Spanish is one of the easier languages to pick up.  But we are all...

Calpe School is bringing a new dynamic approach to primary education on Spain’s Costa Blanca

Calpe School is a private Primary School offering the British National Curriculum. Founded in 1973. It has been successfully teaching children of all abilities,...

Svenska Skolan Marbella: Bringing a friendly approach to the Swedish curriculum

Svenska Skolan is a private school offering the Swedish curriculum to all students aged from three to 18 in their preschool, primary and secondary...

Get career ready with the University of Gibraltar

THE University of Gibraltar offers students high quality, UK-aligned, employability focussed degrees in a sunny, safe and multicultural location. The University’s focus on career readiness...

Sunny View School on Spain’s Costa del Sol celebrates a milestone and looks to the future

ONE of the most important things a school can do is to create an environment which allows its students to truly thrive – academically,...

SPAIN’S EDUCATION SYSTEM: Not making the best of it

NOW that schools have returned to some sort of normality following the pandemic, the debate on school hours in Spain is set to reignite. Figures...

EDUCATION SPECIAL: Try teaching English for a rewarding career in Spain

THE recent boom in private language schools offering English has meant a bigger demand for English teachers in Andalucia. This means that increasing numbers of...

How to write my paper in a short time – Helpful writing tips

Writing academic papers may seem like a tough task. Venturing into the deep waters of source materials and processing them is only half of...

Help at last: Gibraltar to open first school for students with special needs

Gibraltar will open its first independent Special Education Needs (SEN) school later this year at the old St Martin’s School building. It is set to...

Frigiliana City Council in Spain are offering free antigen tests to school pupils this Wednesday

SCHOOL pupils in Malaga are being advised to take a free antigen test at school to limit the spread of omicron. Students at Enrique Gines...

‘NO TO SCAREMONGERING’: Schools to reopen for regular classes in Spain next Monday (Jan 10)

SPAIN'S central government has agreed along with regional presidents to restart the school term next Monday, January 10, with regular classes despite record-breaking COVID-19...

5 most common false friends in Spanish and English

Falsos amigos – also known as false friends – are words that are identical or similar in spelling or sound in two languages, but...

English teacher sacked for refusing to wear mask at school in Spain’s Granada

ANDALUCIA’S education authority has suspended an English teacher without any pay for refusing to wear a face mask at a school in Granada. The English...

Auxiliares: English teaching assistants in Spain’s Valencia region complain they are ‘working for nothing’ after late payment shambles

NATIVE English speakers employed as language assistants by education authorities in the Valencia region will stage a protest on Friday over repeated delays in...

Police hunt for man after six-year-old boy stabbed outside British school in Madrid 

POLICE in Spain are appealing for information after the stabbing of a six-year-old boy walking to his school in Madrid.  Officers have launched a probe...

Granada: The ultimate student guide to the city in southern Spain

IF you were to visit just one city in Spain, Ernest Hemingway wrote, it should be Granada - and there are few student cities...

Fury in Gibraltar at lack of criminal proceedings over female teacher who ‘groomed’ student

Teachers on Gibraltar have expressed outrage at a lack of action by education authorities to properly investigate reports that a teacher was grooming a...

Spain’s education sector dips a toe into the 21st century, but will it take the plunge?

STUDENTS of UK expats or Spanish-expat hybrids have long been faced with a significant challenge when taking the leap from the Spanish Baccalaureate to...

Free nursery places announced in education budget  

VICENT MARZA, the Minister of Education, Culture and Sports, announced on Tuesday that all children aged 2-3 would receive free nursery places in both...

Spain wants to reopen Cervantes Institute in Gibraltar to boost Spanish language on the Rock

Spain’s Cervantes Institute is considering plans to reopen a branch on the Rock amid concerns that the number of people who speak Castellano well...

Dance academy in Spain’s Valencia shortlisted for International Awards

A VALENCIA Dance academy celebrated its second birthday last week after being shortlisted for the internationally prestigious Worldwide Dance School of the Year Awards. Cameron...

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