ESF to become a 'through-train education system'

Posted on 8th Mar 2019 in School News, Hong Kong

The ​English Schools Foundation (ESF), the largest provider of English medium education in Hong Kong, today announced that, from 2020, all students attending since the first year of an ESF kindergarten, who can benefit from a mainstream, English medium education, will be guaranteed a place at both an ESF primary and secondary school – without the need for any further interviews.

Parent tips: Helping your child cope with anxiety

Posted on 1st Mar 2019 in School News, China, Wellbeing

It is normal for children to feel stressed by the pressures of growing up, school life and exams, but there are things parents can do to help. Rachel George, School Counsellor at Yew Chung International School of Beijing, shares some of her tips for parents on helping children cope with stress and anxiety.