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How to get the most from a parent-teacher conference?

A dreadful moment for some parents, an exciting opportunity for others: the parent-teacher conferences. During the first term of each academic year, many schools schedule parent-teacher conferences that serve as an important moment for parents to get insights into their child’s school life and academic performance. What is the best way to prepare for this important appointment?

Press release: IB World School for the MYP

Amity Amsterdam is delighted to announce the International Baccalaureate Organization (IB) has approved the school for authorization to offer the Middle Years Programme. The International Baccalaureate® (IB) Middle Years Programme (MYP) is designed for students aged 11-16 and provides a challenging framework that encourages students to make practical connections between their studies and the real world.

10 Questions to Ask When Choosing the Right Education for Your Child

While in the past students were assigned to schools based on their location, today there are many factors that have to be considered when choosing a school that suits your child and places them on the right path. Here are 10 key questions that can help you make an informed decision when choosing the right school for your child.

Benefits of a Private School Education

Private schools can be more expensive, and it is true that there are many Dutch public schools that do an excellent job of educating their students. So, is the financial investment required for private schools really worth it?

Give your child a head-start with English Summer Camp

For many parents, the big question will be how to keep the kids busy and make the most of the holidays. And the answer might just be simpler than you think. Summer camp! Year after year, and despite our youngsters’ eternally changing interests, the age-old summer tradition is still going strong. And there are plenty of different kinds of camp to suit everyone.

5 important trends in education for 2021

Schools, Universities and educational institutes all over the world had to adapt almost overnight, drastically changing the way they delivered classes due to the COVID-19 pandemic. One thing that is for certain is that the educational landscape has changed forever, and educational technology (EdTech) is here to stay, global crisis or not. Read on to learn more about the latest projected trends in education for 2021.