Stories from our international boarding schools


45 articles
How to match your learning style to your study technique

No two learners are the same. While some students might struggle to study in solitude, others might ... Read more

Our 12 favorite songs to study with

One of the most universal truths about attending school is that you’ll need to learn how to st... 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

5 skills the next generation will need for success

Being successful looks different to everyone. It comes in all shapes and sizes, but one thing that m... Read more

The top 5 qualities that universities look for in applicants

Every year the competition for university places begins again with top students from all over the wo... Read more

3 ways to create a differentiated learning environment

Education should anticipate diversity and seek to provide the best experience for as many students a... Read more

The case against a one-size-fits-all education

The journey that each child takes through education is different. In the past this journey was defin... Read more

I found out what it’s like to work at a hospital

This is an article by Sara Zonza, an IB student studying Biomed at EF Academy Oxford. To make a good... Read more

Congratulations to our IGCSE students in New York and Torbay

The IGCSE results were released on Wednesday. Year after year, EF Academy students work hard to achi... Read more

Congratulations to our A-Level students: results from Oxford and Torbay

Image: Juhyun Kim, Korea, EF Academy Oxford and will attend university at King’s College Considered ... Read more

Congratulations to our IB diploma students: results from Oxford, New York, and Torbay

2018 marks the 50th year of the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme. It feels especially f... Read more

Motivation at the Mathematical Institute

The week before exams started in May, EF Academy Oxford organized a trip to the Mathematical Institu... Read more