05 décembre 2019

GSA & Harrison Street enter Spanish market

By Patrick Atack. Global Student Accommodation Group and Harrison Street, both global operators in the student accommodation sector, have announced a joint venture worth at least €750m in Spain. More...

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ISC report notes increase in Chinese private international schools

By Patrick Atack. A new report from British research firm ISC Research, has highlighted the growth of “an international style of education” in China, and the steep rise in Chinese children joining immigrant communities in the new schools. More...

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Hong Kong: Int’l school board in equality battle

By Patrick Atack. The German-Swiss International School in Hong Kong has reneged on plans to suspend voting rights of parents who sit on its board but do not speak German. More...

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Japan missed English proficiency targets

By Patrick Atack. The level of English proficiency among Japanese school children has not improved at the rate of the government’s targets, it has been revealed. More...

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US: SEVIS figures confirm international student drop

By Patrick Atack. Newly-released SEVIS figures from the US Department of Homeland Security have confirmed the drop in international students signalled by the IIE’s Open Doors report. More...

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Abducted Chinese student found safe in Canada

By Patrick Atack. A Chinese student who was kidnapped on March 23 has been found safe, according to police in Ontario, Canada. More...

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Saudi launches Mandarin teacher training push

By Patrick Atack. The Saudi Arabian education minister Hamad Al-Sheikh announced a new program for teachers in the Kingdom to learn Mandarin in order to teach Saudi students. More...

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Estonia augments its post-study work offer

By Patrick Atack. The Estonian government is keen to augment the post-study work opportunities it offers international students and it is running targeted networking events to facilitate job offers for its international graduates with businesses in the country. More...

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Inaugural IIE PEER Global Forum seeks collaboration on refugees in HE

By Patrick Atack. The first-ever Global Forum for the Institute of International Education’s PEER initiative was held in New York City on April 4 and brought together international educators and facilitators to discuss refugee education in 2019. More...

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ALCC in New York closes suddenly, students moved to local schools

By Patrick Atack. The American Language Communications Center in New York City closed in early April, causing confusion and panic for students who may face both financial and legal issues. More...

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