Parents of today’s generation, face different challenges from parents of a decade ago. A decade ago children would return home by 3.30 given both the child and parent ample of time to study, play and develop hobbies. Perhaps they have been picked up by a driver or a parent, or even by school bus. This is because even if they travelled long distances, there was not the density of traffic as there is today. So travel time was shorter. They would still have plenty of time to play outdoors, go out with their families and still have time for homework.
An international school truly by the name signifies a school meant for children who may, not be in their host country or children who would like to have an exposure to a diverse international curriculum with practical based learning. Such schools also do not stress upon children learning the local language.
Many of us face a dilemma when it comes to choosing the best international school for our children. Most of the international school websites are very flashy and provide almost the same kind of content and facilities for the visitor. All the top international school associations mentioned below focus on a bicultural and bilingual education. Countries like India, Japan, China, and in particular Hong Kong, have the best and widest range of international schools in the region catering to a large expatriate population.
India is becoming one among the favorite destinations for many international schools now- a-days providing world class education. With increasing per capita disposable income and rising competition parents are looking forward to enroll their children in the best schools in terms of international standards and quality of education. With rising competition and job needs, the choice of the right school ensures that the seed for best education has been already sowed.
A host of top reputed and quality boarding schools dot the country of India. India is known since history for its cosmopolitan culture which is very well reflected in its educational institutes and schools.
It is important that parents read to their children, parents want their children to read however many school children don’t want to read.