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Fixed mindset vs. Growth mindset

How do you know if your children are really making progress every day? In this post, we will outline some of the key questions you can ask your children and the answers you can expect. We will also look at some of this scientific research on learning, differentiating between fixed mindset and growth mindset and […]

How to find out if your child is learning at school 

In the following post we are going to find out the key questions to ask our children and more importantly, the answers we should be looking for to find out if they are learning at school. We will also look at some key research that will give you a real insight into how you can […]

Emotional intelligence in children and its importance for the future

Emotional intelligence in children is an important factor during their early years, and it will also be fundamental for emotional management in the future. Activities to develop emotional intelligence in children allow them to stimulate certain affective responses, which they can put into practice in their daily circumstances.   What is emotional intelligence and how [...]

What is blended learning, face-to-face and distance education?

The temporary closure of schools in 2020-21  has generated the need to look for new teaching-oriented solutions. Blended learning is a method that takes advantage of the benefits of online education, while maintaining face-to-face classes in certain situations. The blended learning method allows flexible schedules for students and families, while maintaining the quality of teaching. [...]

Are your children safe on the internet?

New technologies -although they are no longer "new"- are here to stay. And the appearance of Facebook, back in 2004, was a turning point that marked forever what the 21st century would be, and our way of living, socializing and understanding the world. But... is it all as beautiful as it seems? Is the Internet [...]

Top 10 skills for 2030 and beyond

ISP Schools develops an online tool to predict the most in demand  work skills in the future Educators and parents both share a common question: how do we prepare young people for the future? ISP Schools are helping answer this question through a ‘mapping your future’ interactive tool now available online for everyone. It is [...]

The importance of Early Years education for the future

Early Years education is the first contact a child has with school education. In Spain these courses are taught from 3 to 6 years old, a very important stage for the education of a student, because during these years they  will learn much of the knowledge that will be basic throughout their school years. The [...]

The importance of new educational methods

The implementation of new educational methods enables schools to adapt their curricula to the challenges of the future. In just a few years, the labour  market has been completely transformed, and new teaching methods must encourage skills such as continuous learning and creativity. In our schools we propose new educational methods that allow us to [...]

How to work on emotions in primary school in educational environments

Emotional education at Early Years ages  is part of basic education. Knowing how to work on emotions in primary school will allow us to reinforce the student's emotional competences, promoting values such as empathy, solidarity or leadership.   What is emotional education? Emotional education is a set of pedagogical techniques related to the management of [...]

International schools with a method based on linguistic immersion

Linguistic immersion is what allows a student to really learn a language, with this method he or she can acquire a solid base of knowledge, to improve his or her command of the language in the future. In our international schools the concept of linguistic immersion is present on a daily basis, so all our [...]