TEN BASIC THINGS TO LOOK INTO BEFORE ENROLLING YOUR CHILD
Do teachers have relevant degrees and experience with children?
Is the school following international standards like IPC or AERO?
Is the school welcoming, with representatives who are able to answer questions about its credentials?
Are facilities well-maintained and well-used?
Are students and teachers active and engaged in the classroom?
Are teaching assistants and support staff caring and encouraging independent learning?
Does the curriculum include non-ESL textbooks and activities that focus on concepts and problem solving?
Are extracurriculars like music and sports part of a normal school day?
Is there a core group of staff that has been at the school for a few years?
Does the school have a clear plan for tracking the progress of students and communicating with parents?