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Top Tips To Prepare For An International School Interview

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Deciding which international school is the best for your child can be one of the most stressful decision awaiting expat parents. It certainly doesn’t get easier when the admission process begins. Interviews can begin as young as three years old and it makes sense to know exactly what to prepare for. Here are our tips for the interview process at …

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Five Of The Best Kids Stores In Hong Kong

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Whilst Hong Kong has always been criticized as being geared more towards the urban professional than those with a family, it has to be said that there are a multitude of kids stores in Hong Kong. You might be looking to buy a special treat for your own kids or a gift for someone else’s, you can rest assured that …

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Celebrating Easter In Hong Kong With Your Family

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Easter is just around the corner and Hong Kong has a whole heap of family friendly activities to get involved in. Thanks to British influence, Hong Kong will have the same public holidays as the UK, from Good Friday to Easter Monday so there is no excuse not to hit the streets and see what Hong Kong has to offer. …

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Top Attractions For Children In Tokyo

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It is a common misconception that Tokyo is expensive and more geared towards adults than for children. However, this is not the case whatsoever. There is plenty to see and do in Tokyo with your family. All of these activities depend on your individual budget of course, but do not think twice about taking your kids to Tokyo. You will …

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3 Essential Pieces Of Advice For Choosing The Best International School For Your Child

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With so many options and teaching styles available nowadays, how can a parent know what is the best international school for their children? Trends come and go but the need to ensure the best education for your child never changes. Taking into account that the learning environment is only one part of a larger spectrum, a parent also has to …

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Get Your Kids to Practice Higher Order Thinking With The World’s First Math Mobile Ecosystem!

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It’s been labeled as the world’s first critical thinking mathematical mobile ecosystem, connecting little learners’ progress with teachers and parents through a handy analytics performance reporting dashboard. Previously, Team Expat featured Zap Zap Math as an educational app you want your child to get hooked on—and the app continues to amaze us with its ability to progress with the times. …

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How To Survive Long Haul Flights With Your Kids

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At some point in their lives, expat parents would have to make a plane trip with their kids in tow—whether to move abroad or to pay a visit to their extended families back in their home countries. Travelling by plane is arguably one of the most grueling journeys to make, as it involves the hassle of inspections, the marathon run …

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How to Find the Best Schools For Expat Children in Hong Kong

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While public schools in Hong Kong are considered academically excellent, the study approach is learning by rote and reinforced through examinations. Also, local schools may promote themselves as English schools but many still conduct a majority of lessons in Cantonese; as the language is the main medium of communication in Hong Kong. This can be a challenge for parents of …

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Top 5 Hong Kong Schools Expat Parents Need to Look At

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According to ‘The List Reader’ Choice Awards’, listed below are the top 5 schools Hong Kong has to offer. To understand how education works in Hong Kong, its intricacies, and how you need to prepare for your child’s schooling arrangements before making the move to Hong Kong, do read our comprehensive article on Finding The Best Schools For Expat Children …