Monday, June 27, 2022


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Do you feel like you don’t fit in? Here’s a collection of our favourite books to help outsiders understand themselves

Spanish university crowned Erasmus champ

Valencia’s Universitat Politecnica flies the flag for Spanish universities

But will we fit in?

Parents more concerned that other families are ‘people like us’ than about discipline

UK education bottom of the class for ‘neets’

White, working class men most likely to find themselves without work

Back-to-school bills set to rocket

As kids head back to school, parents are facing record expenses

Top tips for a new school in Spain

OPX editor Wendy Andersen on preparing your children for a new school

Spanish parents call for a homework strike to relieve overloaded school children

Mums and dads warn schools their kids will not complete their homework in protest

Lady Elizabeth School on the Costa Blanca joins global Greenpeace climate strike campaign

STUDENTS from a top British school on the Costa Blanca have marched on their town hall to demand collaboration in tackling environmental issues. Lady Elizabeth...

Spain’s Andalucia to hire 6,300 extra teachers for next school year

Additionally, 1,600 cleaners will be employed to cover the disinfection tasks of the schools

Valencia’s new Shackleton International School offers an innovative way of teaching from September in Spain

A brand new international school with an innovative way of teaching will open in the Valencia area this September in spite of the uncertainty...

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...

Giant database for learning Spanish created by researchers at University of Granada

THE world’s largest database for learning Spanish as a second language has been created by researchers at the University of Granada. The Granada-based team has...

Brexit blamed for first drop in EU applicants to British universities in five years

BREXIT has been blamed for a drop in Europeans applying for British university places. The number of students coming to the UK from the EU...

British international schools on Spain’s Costa del Sol named among best in the country

FOUR international schools on the Costa del Sol have been named the best of their kind in the country.  Aloha College in Marbella was among...

135 teachers out of 87,911 test positive for COVID-19 in Spain’s Andalucia

Only 0.1% of teachers have tested positive for COVID-19 in serology tests

EN ESPAÑOL, POR FAVOR: Spanish language and culture centre reopens in Valencia with summer courses to suit every need

AFTER what seems like an eternity, Spain is gradually opening up again now that the worst of the coronavirus pandemic is behind us. With an...

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...

Miguel Angel Jimenez to play in Butterfly event at Aloha Golf

The Spanish golfer will take part in a tournament to helps children with the incurable condition

New guidebook helps Gibraltarian uni freshers adjust to life away from the Rock

Philip Vasquez has written Gibraltar’s first survival guide for uni freshers studying away from the Rock

Religious education to be stripped of its academic value in Spain

RELIGIOUS education is to be stripped of its academic value under Spain’s new education chief, Isabel Celaa. Announcing the reform, the Minister said RE would...

COVID-19: Spain’s Andalucia plans to reopen schools on May 18 for ‘face-to-face’ teaching despite unions’ coronavirus fears

THE Junta de Andalucia has said it plans to reopen the region’s schools on May 18 for ‘face-to-face’ teaching. The Ministry of Education and Sports...

Female role models in tech will help in creating an open, diverse, and inclusive ICT industry

“Young girls need role models. So, we must share more stories about great women, and promote this topic. When more women stand out in...

Watch! Sassy schoolgirl in Spain delivers priceless pep talk about the importance of masks

A SPANISH schoolgirl's hilarious response to having to wear a mask in class has gone viral. The cheeky youngster from Murcia earned fans across 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...

When Should Drivers Use the Emergency Brake?

The extremely rare situation, nevertheless acutely critical, arises during a complete failure of the brake system. Modern cars are equipped with a dual-circuit brake...




Spain’s Rugby World Cup expulsion appeal fails

SPAIN has lost its appeal over its exclusion from the 2023 Rugby World Cup for twice fielding the same ineligible player in qualifying matches. An...


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