British Schools in Spain

British Schools in Spain

International schools in Spain follow alternative curriculums to the Spanish national curriculum, which, additionally, may be adapted for the different autonomous communities in the country. These schools may either offer the British, or the American curriculum, or...
Creative learning at our schools

Creative learning at our schools

The schools that form part of the Best Schools in Spain (BSS) network share a common interest in providing comprehensive education that will enable students to be in direct contact with the reality of nature and culture and acquire a critical and creative spirit. At...
Educating for digital competence

Educating for digital competence

The world is changing, customs are changing and the labour market is changing. From an overall standpoint, there is something in common: technology is structuring most of those transformations. Therefore, how are schools adapting to such changes? We cannot deny that...
Entrepreneurship in the classroom

Entrepreneurship in the classroom

Schools are the necessary players for educational change where education transformation initiatives must be developed. “Our task as teachers is to provide education to our students that will enable them to face the world which is different to the one we know and...
How we foster a love of reading at the Best Schools in Spain

How we foster a love of reading at the Best Schools in Spain

The time devoted to reading and book sales have decreased worldwide, making this especially visible among teenagers. Youngsters aged between 14 and 18 progressively abandon reading to devote their time to other activities. This is when more time should be devoted to...
Living in south-east Spain is finding qualify of life

Living in south-east Spain is finding qualify of life

The south-east coast of Spain is a privileged area for many reasons, making it attractive for living in throughout the year. Its geographical situation along the Mediterranean Sea favours a warm climate, with over 300 days of sunshine a year, so the region receives...
Life in the Canary Islands

Life in the Canary Islands

The Canary Islands form part of Spain, although probably not as you think. For starters, the Canary Islands are closer to the African continent (the eastern island of Fuerteventura is only 100 kilometres from the Moroccan coast) than to the Spanish mainland (its...
Spanish or International Baccalaureate (IB)?

Spanish or International Baccalaureate (IB)?

During secondary education, students receive broad educational training through diverse thinking abilities and skills, which will enable them to choose what type of Baccalaureate best conforms to their learning style and to the type of life plan they have chosen for...
Wellness in Spain: the Mediterranean diet, our lifestyle

Wellness in Spain: the Mediterranean diet, our lifestyle

How do people live in Spain? This question has many variables. According to the Human Development Index (HDI), which is annually published by the United Nations (UN), Spain is the fifth best country to live in. The climate, the culture and the food are some of the...