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Meet the team: Neil Abbott, EF Academy Torbay

  Today, we're interviewing another member of our amazing EF Academy staff. Pathway Manager ... Read more

Why athletics are a vital part of the high school experience

There are numerous baby pictures of me holding all kinds of sports balls; it seems I learned from a ... Read more

A-Level Business Studies revision workshop with Tutor2u

A-Level Business Studies students went to London for a revision workshop in April. With exams coming... Read more

EF Academy Oxford’s writing contest winner: The Incident in the Night

At our Oxford campus, our Head of Literature Emma Gernez organizes a creative writing competition ea... Read more

Celebrating diversity at Culture Fair 2019

Each year at EF Academy New York, students spend countless hours preparing for one of the best days ... Read more

Favorite clubs on campus: Visual Arts Club in Torbay

In this series, we’re going to explore some of the clubs students love on campus. From Model UN to A... Read more

The importance and benefits of giving back to your community

Volunteering your time to support a cause you are passionate about is something you will never regre... Read more

Getting over the homesickness hurdle

Anyone who has spent an extended period of time away from home has felt it – that ache for the comfo... Read more

The benefits of co-curricular activities in high school

We get it – high school can be tough. Maybe you’re busy getting ahead, or maybe you’re busy just try... Read more

Knot theory: public lecture at Oxford Mathematical Institute

On March 11th, it was time for another lecture in a series of public lectures hosted by the Oxford M... Read more

Five parent-approved tips on how to manage your child’s homesickness

At any age, moving across the country (or across the world) is both a hectic and exciting experience... Read more

Benefits of a round-the-clock learning experience

Attending boarding school – living on campus and being part of a diverse community – intrinsically m... Read more