Stories from our international boarding schools


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5 simple study habits for exam success

Exams are a necessary part of every academic journey. And while they’re something most students feel... 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

The importance of experiential education

What is experiential education? Experiential education is an ideal learning model that allows for d... 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

The big debate: IB vs A-Levels

One of the most important decisions a student can make during their final years at school is which a... Read more

Our top 5 New Year’s resolutions for students

New Year is the perfect opportunity to reflect on the past, the present and the future. What do you ... Read more

Driving into the future: A visit to the Jaguar Land Rover factory

As a followup to their visit to the BMW Mini factory in Oxford earlier this term, EF Academy Oxford ... Read more

10 tips for studying in Oxford

The experience at EF Academy is not only about studying. And it doesn't need to be. Studying every m... Read more

Student-approved study tips for a successful exam week

It's hard to believe that this term is already coming to an end as our students prepare to take exam... Read more

The 8 steps of revision: From desperation to liberation

Originally published February 15th, 2018 As snow begins to melt (at least in some places) under e... Read more

10 benefits of small class sizes

At EF Academy, a majority of our classes have an impressively low student-teacher ratio of 15:1. Sma... Read more

What is a boarding school and what are its benefits?

While the concept of a “boarding school” is familiar to most people: it is quite simply a school whe... Read more