Homestay host family reluctance in Canada attributed to Covid-19

Homestay host family reluctance in Canada attributed to Covid-19

“We’ve had 14 families cancel in the past week,” related Carolina Cintra, accommodations manager at ILSC Vancouver. “Hosts with small children or who are elderly are afraid to take students from these countries.” Cintra added that it was more work finding new homestays for these incoming students. “We call around to other families on our […]
Online learning shift will bring positives, but adapted delivery is key

Online learning shift will bring positives, but adapted delivery is key

“It typically takes months to launch really high quality online learning programs” According to NYU Shanghai, more than 1,000 students and faculty successfully participated in the first week of the program, from as far away as Brazil, India, the US, and as close by as...
UK higher ed specialists SI-UK to open 120 branches globally by 2025

UK higher ed specialists SI-UK to open 120 branches globally by 2025

Since opening in Tokyo in 2006, the company has grown to having 53 offices in 23 countries and is aiming for around 120 by 2025. The last 24 months have seen in enjoy a year-on-year growth of 250% and in 2019 it helped 16,200 students makes 40,500 applications to UK...