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Cycling full circle: Brendan’s EF journey

It’s 1 p.m. and Brendan is getting ready for his next big match. Game face on, table tennis paddle i... Read more

5 former classroom teachers now opening the world through education with EF

Teachers shape the lives of young people every single day, and here at EF Education First, we count ... Read more

Driving opportunities through language learning: Ludvig’s EF journey

It was a blustery day in December, only four months into his new job as a Business Analyst with EF E... Read more

On the run: EF staff marathoners exploring the world 26.2 miles at a time

Here at EF Education First, people are a lot more than their day jobs. Whether it’s cycling for a ca... Read more

In their own words: Inside the EF Educational Tour Consultant experience

“This job has allowed me to become a business leader straight out of college.” That’s Ben talking... Read more

Solving problems: Lillah’s EF journey

If you ask someone what they enjoy most about work, odds are you won’t hear “problems.” But just tal... Read more

Pursuing passions: Jess’ EF journey

Crystals. A drawer full of herbal remedies. And a half-eaten avocado. It might sound like the che... Read more

Four female Nobel Laureates and the moments that inspired them

Finding inspirational women around the world (including right here at EF Education First) is a simpl... Read more

Words of wisdom from 10 EF women

The women of EF Education First support one another--whether it’s giving encouragement on an early m... Read more

EF opens new Zurich headquarters in the former Swiss Stock Exchange Building

Shares, bonds and investment funds have been traded for global education programs at Zurich’s former... Read more

People

Delivering results: Charley’s EF journey

Sweating on the job is a good thing, as far as Charley is concerned. As a lifelong athlete, he’s mad... Read more

A day in the life: Claudia, EF360 Tech Trainee

Claudia knew she wanted to pursue a career that would impact young peoples' lives. She just didn’t k... Read more

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News

EF receives NEA Foundation’s highest honor for ‘advancing global learning’

What do visionaries, philanthropists and entrepreneurs have in common? They were all students once. ... Read more

EF teams up with the Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019

At EF Education First, bringing people together across cultures and breaking down barriers isn’t jus... Read more

Year in review: Unforgettable EF moments of 2018

2018, you’ve been one to remember at EF Education First. It was a year filled with new places, la... Read more

10 things that make EF a top place to work (in Boston and beyond)

The results are in: EF landed the #2 spot on the Boston Globe’s 2018 Top Places to Work list in the ... Read more

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