How can schools best serve international students and their families?


Britain’s reputation of ‘gold standard education’ is attractive to international families who want the best possible future for their children. International pupils provide a viable income stream for independent schools and bring cultural diversity as well. Some schools lack an awareness of the impact that international relocation has on young people. Mary Langford draws on her unparalleled experience in international education to discuss the challenges faced by schools and how they can help children coming from overseas thrive.

Across two days, over 250 sessions will take place at the Festival. A full timetable of sessions will be available from late May 2019. Until this point we will only be announcing the day(s) sessions will be taking place.