Tagged: international

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Living in Beijing – Guide for New Families

New to Beijing?  Welcome!  The expat community is extremely supportive and there is no doubt you will quickly make some very good friends. Whatever your worries and your fears, it is likely that someone has experienced the exact same thing before you. Frustrations are normal so do not be afraid to...

East and West – Motherhood around the World

Becoming a parent is a journey of self discovery, influenced by who we are and where we are. In her column “Motherhood around the World” Joanna Goddard, shares the points of view of American mothers on how the country they are living in influences the way they bring up their...

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The Economist’s Education Global Ranking 2012

Finland and South Korea occupy the top two places of a recent study on Global Education written by The Economist. Mexico, Brazil and Indonesia are the bottom three on this list of education systems in the developed world. The rankings are based on international tests results and data such as...