Stories from our international boarding schools

EF Academy

We value our community and give a voice to all - this is why you'll find several blog posts written by various people including our students, staff and faculty. This is one of those pieces.

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10 Christmas films to learn English with

With the winter holidays right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to curl up on the couch, wat... Read more

Economics in Action at the University of Warwick

In November, all of EF Academy Oxford’s economics students went to attend lectures at the Univ... Read more

How school environments inspire learning and creative thought

Setting the scene at EF Academy Torbay. Not only do EF Academy students get to live in a new country... Read more

How to build English foundations

“…remember that knowledge is one of the few things that no one can ever take from you. T... Read more

4 benefits of your child being fluent in a foreign language

Today, we live in a globalized world. One where more students study abroad, travel is increasingly a... Read more

Guy Fawkes Night: remember, remember the 5th of November

On the eve of the 5th of November, the people in the UK go out onto the streets to light a bonfire a... Read more

Our outdoor classroom: University of Oxford Botanic Garden

Written by Proud Siwanarak IB year two student, EF Academy Oxford Currently studying evolution, the ... Read more

Meet the team – student success with Daniela Arcos

Our student success teams at EF Academy are committed to ensuring that every student’s experience is... Read more

How Laurent went from EF Academy to studying in Japan

Laurent Limboerg graduated from EF Academy in 2018 with an IB Diploma. As soon as he graduated from ... Read more

Sara Park’s internship story

Sara Park comes from South Korea and is currently in her senior year with EF Academy New York. She d... Read more

EFA Oxford goes to Oxford University

A large group of students from EF Academy Oxford visited the Oxford University Open Day, an opportun... Read more

EF Academy Oxford visits New Scientist Live exhibition in London

Written by Bennett Thompson & Laurin Demmler IB Year 1 Students, EF Academy Oxford EF Academy O... Read more