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THE SCHOOL OF THE OTHERS – THE NETHERLANDS

THE SCHOOL OF THE OTHERS – THE NETHERLANDS

I am very proud to have contributed to the ‘THE SCHOOL OF THE OTHERS’-series for DYNAMIS, the Journal of Philosophy and Educational Practices of the Campostrini Centre in Verona, Italy.

The story (and numbers) behind New2NL

The story (and numbers) behind New2NL

I wanted to get to know my clients better and decided to analyze the numbers behind the valuable New2nl clients over 7.5 years.
I’d love to share some insights with you.

Moving to and living in the Netherlands

Moving to and living in the Netherlands

Some people find it a frightening idea to live below sea level, and some don’t believe it is actually possible. In the Netherlands, however, this is really the case. If the dikes and dunes weren’t...

International School or ‘Go Dutch’?

International School or ‘Go Dutch’?

Before enrolling your child at a school, you’ll have to decide whether to send them to an international school or ‘go Dutch’. Both have their own advantages. In this article we’ll explore the...

The basics of the Dutch education system

The basics of the Dutch education system

There is a lot to tell about the Dutch education system, which is very different from most other countries. On top of that, some of the policies vary per city. In the article below we’ll explain the...

AMSTERDAM SECONDARY SCHOOL LOTTERY

AMSTERDAM SECONDARY SCHOOL LOTTERY

Is your child currently in group 8, and do you live in or near Amsterdam? 
Then this explanatory video about the secondary school lottery is important for you!
The application period is 25-31 March.

16 Life Hacks for Dutch Primary School

16 Life Hacks for Dutch Primary School

In my 10 years of experience, many international parents in the Netherlands want to know the same 16 things before possibly enrolling their child at a Dutch school.
So here are those 16 life hacks for you.

winners of the DUTCH CHRISTMAS & NYE Quiz 2023

winners of the DUTCH CHRISTMAS & NYE Quiz 2023

Announcing the winners of the DUTCH CHRISTMAS & NYE Quiz 2023! Thank you all for participating.
Find the answers to the questions here. Did you know all of them already? Wishing you a great year!

THE SCHOOL OF THE OTHERS – THE NETHERLANDS

THE SCHOOL OF THE OTHERS – THE NETHERLANDS

I am very proud to have contributed to the ‘THE SCHOOL OF THE OTHERS’-series for DYNAMIS, the Journal of Philosophy and Educational Practices of the Campostrini Centre in Verona, Italy.

BEFORE 2023 ENDS

BEFORE 2023 ENDS

Before 2023 ends, there are a few things you might want to do to wrap up the year nicely.
As usual, I have made a long, but not exhaustive, list, with tips & tricks. Think about the below situations, whether they apply to your family.

DUTCH CHRISTMAS & NYE QUIZ 2023

DUTCH CHRISTMAS & NYE QUIZ 2023

Have you recently moved to the Netherlands? How much do you already know about the Dutch Christmas and New Year’s Eve celebrations?
Take this quiz now!

SECONDARY SCHOOL PROCESS

SECONDARY SCHOOL PROCESS

Is your child currenly in group 8? it is a good idea to start the secondary school process now.
Use our checklist during your school visits.

Back2school live event

Back2school live event

BACK2SCHOOL LIVE EVENT – THIS EVENING AT 8 PM CET.
Ask all your questions about education in the Netherlands.

Do you still have questions on the Dutch education system? Check out our FAQ page for answers.

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