A blog that looks behind the scenes at how we bring our mission to life, every day


16 articles
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

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

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

Sailing pink in support of Community Boating, Inc. (CBI)

If you’ve been lucky enough to visit Boston during the summer, chances are you’ve seen the bright pi... Read more

Hoisting the final beam: Skanska USA and Iron Workers Local 7 top off

Each morning as EF Education First employees are arriving to work in Boston, the construction site a... Read more

The road to recovery through education in Nepal

The April 2015 earthquake in Nepal was more than a natural disaster – it devastated an entire nation... Read more

Tackling public transportation challenges at EF’s Glocal Challenge

For those of us living in cities, public transportation is something we deal with regularly. This is... Read more

Building leaders at Ashridge Executive Education

Have you ever wanted to attend a leadership retreat in a castle? (Sorry, “house” for our British rea... Read more

EF Education First is #1 on Boston Globe’s Top Places to Work 2017

The results are in! EF Education First was named as #1 in Boston Globe’s Top Places to Work 2017 in ... Read more