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Staying in Milan With Kids This Summer?  Stay Sane and Have Fun!

Staying in Milan With Kids This Summer? Stay Sane and Have Fun!

It’s nearly here again…summer! And with it comes the end of another school year and the start of what seems to be both the fastest and slowest season of the year, depending on where you’re sitting. Some of you have summer calendars already jammed so full with plans that you risk whiplash racing from one event and vacation to the next. Some of you are planning to go “back home” to spend extended ti... »

British Council

British Council

The British Council is the United Kingdom’s international organization for cultural relations. In Italy we have offices in Rome, Milan and Naples and we are active in many other cities with our programs and services in the fields of Arts, English, Education and Society. Our activities and programs in Italy are based on mutually beneficial relationships with customers, partners and sponsors. We wor... »

International School of Europe – Kiddy English

International School of Europe – Kiddy English

ISE Kiddy English An exclusive pre-school, especially designed for young children. Inspired directly by the world renowned Reggio Emilia Approach to Early Years Education, the Kiddy English Curriculum offers a holistic inquiry approach to constructivist learning which is firmly grounded in the expressive arts and in the development of the creative thinking skills necessary for fulfilling your chil... »

International School of Milan

International School of Milan

INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF MILAN – FOR A WORLD WITHOUT FRONTIERS High Standards, International Values and Active Citizenship Learning at ISM is exciting and engaging, as students strive for excellence in a climate that is caring and responsive to their personal needs and goals. Our global vision is coordinated by an outstanding team of educational leaders and implemented by our highly skilled and ded... »

International Baccalaureate, a growing trend in international education.

International Baccalaureate, a growing trend in international education.

Where as for most Italian families the topic of what educational system is often not an issue as the Italian school curriculum is set by the Ministry of Education and applies both to public and private schools, this is not the case for international families and expats. Though over the years we have seen an increase in the number of students crossing over between the different school systems, the ... »

The British School of Milan

The British School of Milan

As a British school operating in an international setting the The British School of Milan strives to offer the very best of British education and provide opportunities for students to develop their talents and to discover new ones. To thrive children need to be challenged and inspired – in the classroom, on the stage, on the sports field – as they in turn aspire to be the leaders and shapers... »

American School of Milan

American School of Milan

The American School of Milan (ASM) is an independent, co-educational college preparatory day school with a state-of-the-art campus located south of Milan. ASM has been educating international students from more than 50 countries for more than 50 years. The school offers a student-centered, American-style education that encourages children to develop their full potential, achieve personal excellenc... »

Traveling with Kids

Traveling with Kids

Like international couples, my wife and I travel abroad frequently, often to spend time with family and friends. For expats, traveling is like brushing your teeth, something you do on autopilot without giving it much thought. Well, at least that was the case before you had kids. Now this has become something far more challenging. Our travels have become more challenging since the birth of our firs... »

Day trips from Milan for families with kids!

Day trips from Milan for families with kids!

Ten destinations only one hour away by car from Milan. The best choices when you run out of ideas in town.  Castello di Gropparello 80 km from Milan Travel back in time for a fantastic family adventure in an authentic medieval fortress. Castello di Gropparello is located over a ravine above the Vezzeno stream. This is the right place for a unique experience with knights, wizards, goblins, elves, d... »

Children/minors travelling to/from South Africa

Children/minors travelling to/from South Africa

As from 1 June 2015, where parents are travelling with a child, such parents must produce a copy of an unabridged birth certificate of the child reflecting the particulars of the parents of the child. All documents issued in a language other than English should be accompanied by a sworn translation issued by a competent authority in the country concerned. The South African regulation regards a chi... »