American, British and IB Schools in Lisbon & Cascais: Which is the best school for your family?

International families moving to Portugal are now spoilt for choice when it comes to English language international schools. In fact, the number of options has doubled in the past five years, making it more important than ever to truly understand what separates one from the other in order to make the right choice for your… Continue reading American, British and IB Schools in Lisbon & Cascais: Which is the best school for your family?

The IB Diploma Program Explained

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The International Baccalaureate diploma program is a two year program for adolescents typically aged 16 to 19. It is recognized around the globe as an entrance qualification for universities. It is one of the most challenging programs in the world. Some educators describe it as a marathon of deliverables and exams. The requirements are as… Continue reading The IB Diploma Program Explained

International School vs. Local School: Benefits and Challenges

Living abroad is an enriching experience that usually has a lasting impact on a child’s development and future prospects. Whether your child attends a local Portuguese or Spanish school or an English language international school, they have the opportunity to gain: Cultural Awareness and Global Perspective: An experience outside of your home country can help… Continue reading International School vs. Local School: Benefits and Challenges