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News image Metacognition in 60 seconds-Metacognition in 60 seconds-metacognition Blog | Educational Insights
Metacognition in 60 seconds
In this article we explain what 'metacognition' is and how we can support students understanding themselves as learners. 
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News image Understanding the IB Diploma Programme... in 60 seconds-The IB in 60 seconds-Champittet_Lausanne_Sept 2021_187 Blog | Educational Insights
Understanding the IB Diploma Programme... in 60 seconds

What makes the Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (aka the “IBDP”) stand out amongst other qualifications offered by schools? As the world’s largest IBDP provider, we’ve got a unique perspective.

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News image Let's talk about metacognition-Lets talk about metacognition-MicrosoftTeams-image (88) Blog | Educational Insights
Let's talk about metacognition
We sat down with Mark Orrow-Whiting and Kate Erricker, who oversee Nord Anglia's curriculum, to get to the bottom of what metacognition is and why Gen Z care so much about it. 
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News image Innovation in education. It’s all about teachers.-Innovation in education Its all about teachers-Learning Explorations Press Releases | Educational Insights | Featured
Innovation in education. It’s all about teachers.
In this article, Emily Murphy, who supports Nord Anglia’s edtech programme, talks about her work on innovation in education, edtech, and AI, and how they’re supporting our teachers.
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News image The Benefits of Boarding School | Nord Anglia Education-What Are the Benefits of Attending Boarding School-Still_China_BL_Boarding_15_02_JPG Blog | Educational Insights
What Are the Benefits of Attending Boarding School?
Find out what boarding school is like and how it works, as well as the benefits of boarding school, with Nord Anglia Education.
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News image Why is Homework Important? | Nord Anglia Education-Why is Homework Important-Rotterdam 18_070 Blog | Educational Insights
Why is Homework Important?
Homework can be a divisive topic. In this article, we will discuss why it’s important and how it helps with your child’s development.
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News image The Importance of Online Learning to Students | Nord Anglia Education-The Importance of Online Learning to Students and Teachers-NIS_Jakarta_2019_079 Blog | Educational Insights
The Importance of Online Learning to Students and Teachers
Considering a virtual school experience for your child? This article discusses the importance of online learning to both students and teachers.
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News image The Nine Types of Intelligence That Should Be Considered in All School Curricula-The Nine Types of Intelligence That Should Be Considered in All School Curricula-Nyon18_006 Blog | Educational Insights
The Nine Types of Intelligence That Should Be Considered in All School Curricula
Learn about the nine types of intelligence. In this article, we cover characteristics, careers and how we incorporate them into our curriculum.
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News image The Benefits of Coding in School and How to Teach It | Nord Anglia Education-The Benefits of Coding in School and How to Teach It-bsw18_055_jpg Blog | Educational Insights
The Benefits of Coding in School and How to Teach It
Coding is becoming an increasingly important part of the school curriculum. In this article we’ll outline the benefits of coding and where it fits into the modern curriculum.
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News image The Benefits of School Uniforms, and Why Schools Have Them | Nord Anglia Education-The Benefits of Schools Uniforms and Why Schools Have Them-NAIS Al Khor_Qatar_2020_021_JPG Blog | parentadvice | Parent Advice | Educational Insights
The Benefits of Schools Uniforms and Why Schools Have Them
School uniforms are an essential part of building a cohesive educational environment. This piece gives you every benefit of school uniforms and why we have them.
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News image The Importance of Music in Education | Nord Anglia Education-The Importance of Music in Education-bish18_447_jpg Blog | Educational Insights
The Importance of Music in Education
Our guide to the importance of music in education highlights a string of vital benefits children get from receiving musical instruction from an early age.
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News image The Benefits of Bilingual Education | Nord Anglia Education-The Benefits of Bilingual Education-bilingual Blog | Educational Insights
The Benefits of Bilingual Education
Bilingual education has been proven to supercharge children’s learning & even change the structure of the human brain. Read about these benefits here.
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News image The Importance of Sports in Education | Nord Anglia-The Importance of Sports in Education-la-cote18_366_jpg Blog | Educational Insights
The Importance of Sports in Education
Sport and exercise can be powerful tools in developing a healthy body and mind. Our article explores all the benefits to sports in education, touching the physical and mental.
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News image Why is It Important to Study History? | Nord Anglia Education-Why is it Important to Study History-Still_NAIS_Pudong_Student_1_JPG Blog | Educational Insights
Why is it Important to Study History?
History is one of the most important academic pursuits of any child’s education. Here, we outline the importance of learning history and reveal study tips for pupils.
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News image Why is Education Important? | Nord Anglia-Why Is Education Important-education Blog | Educational Insights
Why Is Education Important?
Education provides the world with our future leaders and innovators. Here, we asses exactly how important education is in building a better world.
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News image How to Prepare for Boarding School | Nord Anglia Education-How to Prepare for Boarding School-wps_windermere_2019_080 Blog | parentadvice | Parent Advice | Educational Insights
How to Prepare for Boarding School
Boarding school is a big change for both parent and child. From packing to planning, our guide will help get prepared for your child’s first day at Boarding School.
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News image Nord Anglia graduates share their secrets to academic success-Nord Anglia graduates share their secrets to academic success-gradbloglink Blog | Educational Insights
Nord Anglia graduates share their secrets to academic success
One in three Nord Anglia students are admitted to the world’s top 100 universities listed on the QS World University Rankings. So far, 94 per cent of Nord Anglia’s 2017/18 graduating class have now taken up places at leading universities in countries around the world, including prestigious schools such as Harvard, MIT, the University of Cambridge, University of Oxford and many others.
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News image The significance of MIT’s “mind and hand” philosophy-The significance of MITs mind and hand philosophy-mindhand_link Blog | MIT | Educational Insights | Featured | School Activities
The significance of MIT's “mind and hand” philosophy
It’s one of the biggest events in NAE’s calendar. STEAM Week @ MIT kicks off this weekend on 29 April and our students are buzzing in anticipation of what’s to come! An interesting fact unknown to many about MIT is its motto, “mind and hand”, or Mens et Manus in Latin. We would like to share a blog post by Mark Orrow-Whiting, Nord Anglia Education’s Director of Curriculum and Student Performance, on why he believes the “mind and hand” philosophy is integral to NAE’s STEAM curriculum, which has been enhanced in a collaboration with the university.
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News image Student Voice: Taking action on the Global Goals | Nord Anglia Education-Student Voice Taking action on the Global Sustainable Development Goals-fernando-conrads_unicef_540x329 Blog | Educational Insights | Featured | Student Stories | UNICEF
Student Voice: Taking action on the Global Sustainable Development Goals
Fernanda Bravo Conrads is in her last year of IB. She was selected by her head of school to attend the first Global Goals Summit 2017, where 87 Nord Anglia students traveled from across the world to the iconic city of New York. Nord Anglia worked with UNICEF to promote and help achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Fernanda joined three other students from Nord Anglia International School Shanghai, Pudong -- Sammi Huang, I-Zac Lee and Benedicte Vestrum.
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