Articles: Education

Learn More: Digital Skills (11 June 2018)

Learn More: Digital Skills (11 June 2018)

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On this week’s edition of Learn More, Sean Power, Director General of the Institut Florimont examines digital skills

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Learn More: Learning  Environment (4 June 2016)

Learn More: Learning Environment (4 June 2016)

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On this week’s edition of Learn More, Sean Power, Director General of the Institut Florimont discusses how important the school environment is for learning

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Learn More: Private Means International? (21 May 2018)

Learn More: Private Means International? (21 May 2018)

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On this week’s edition of Learn More, Sean Power, Director General of the Institut Florimont discusses does a private school in Switzerland automatically mean an international school?

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Learn More: The Digital World (14 May 2018)

Learn More: The Digital World (14 May 2018)

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On this week’s edition of Learn More, Sean Power, Director General of the Institut Florimont on the importance of digital training

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Learn More: Why Private Schools? (7 May 2018)

Learn More: Why Private Schools? (7 May 2018)

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On this week’s edition of Learn More, Sean Power, Director General of the Institut Florimont on how private schools differ from public

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Learn More: Teacher Training (1 May 2018)

Learn More: Teacher Training (1 May 2018)

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On this week’s edition of Learn More, Sean Power, Director General of the Institut Florimont on the importance of teachers staying up to date.

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Learn More:  Building Character (24 April 2018)

Learn More: Building Character (24 April 2018)

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On this week’s edition of Learn More, Sean Power, Director General of the Institut Florimont looks at the importance of building character.

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Learn More: STEM subjects (16 April 2018)

Learn More: STEM subjects (16 April 2018)

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On this week’s edition of Learn More, Sean Power, Director General of the Institut Florimont looks at how STEM subjects are covered - Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths

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Learn More:  The Importance of Nursery Education (2 April 2018)

Learn More: The Importance of Nursery Education (2 April 2018)

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On this week’s edition of Learn More, Sean Power, Director General of the Institut Florimont looks at the importance of nursery education.

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Swiss Up! - Enclaves and exclaves

Swiss Up! - Enclaves and exclaves

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  Did you know that there is a German and an Italian village both of which are completely surrounded by Swiss territory? These Swiss enclaves have existed for hundreds of years. Figure out ...

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The Importance of the Night Sky

The Importance of the Night Sky

The Breakfast Show

Husband and wife team Roberto and Kerstin are so worried about how we are all missing out on the night sky due to light pollution. Artificial lights in our towns and cities means we can't se...

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Learn More! Homework (26 March 2018)

Learn More! Homework (26 March 2018)

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This week, Sean Power from the Institut Florimont explains how many schools are taking a new approach to homework - and that it may not be done at home at all.

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Talking cloning and theatre in schools with James Spencer

Talking cloning and theatre in schools with James Spencer

Mid Morning Mix

'A Number' - a play that looks at the ethics of genetics and cloning by following one family of cloned siblings - is travelling to schools, so that kids can use the experience as ...

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Chateau de Chillon - Medieval Factory - Noémie Enz

Chateau de Chillon - Medieval Factory - Noémie Enz

Mid Morning Mix

Noémie Enz, head of Cultural Events at the Chateau de Chillon, tells us about the 'Medieval Factory' exhibition. It's an interactive, family-friendly exhibition that allows ad...

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Learn More: Hooked On School (19 March 2018)

Learn More: Hooked On School (19 March 2018)

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On this week's Learn More with Sean Power, Director General of the Institut Florimont in Geneva - how to make sure kids get to love school and want to keep learning for the rest of their lives?

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Learn More: what parents should consider this time of the year (7 February 2018)

Learn More: what parents should consider this time of the year (7 February 2018)

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On this week's Learn More, Sean Power Director General of the Institut Florimont talks about what parents should be thinking about at this time of the year. For many exams are looming - but at ...

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Talking Positive Discipline with Izumi Takase

Talking Positive Discipline with Izumi Takase

Mid Morning Mix

We talk to Izumi Takase, Certified Swiss Federal Trainer & Positive Discipline Educator about what positive discipline actually means when it comes to encouraging our children to behave, with s...

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Learn More: Plans For 2018 (23 January 2018)

Learn More: Plans For 2018 (23 January 2018)

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On this week's Learn More, Sean Power, Director General of the Institut Florimont in Geneva looks at what the plans are for 2018 and the challenges of educating students in an international environ...

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Raising creative, independent and eco-aware children with Guri Miran

Raising creative, independent and eco-aware children with Guri Miran

Mid Morning Mix

The Swedish International School of Geneva has set out to nurture happy, creative and independent children. School Head, Guri Miran, joins us in the studio to explain their bilingual programs an...

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Blue Man Group in Lausanne: a very different night out

Blue Man Group in Lausanne: a very different night out

Mid Morning Mix

The world famous Blue Man Group continues its succesful run at the Theatre de Beaulieu in Lausanne. The show goes on until Sunday. Get your tickets 

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Learn More: Preparing For The 21 Century (16 January 2018)

Learn More: Preparing For The 21 Century (16 January 2018)

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On this week's edition, Sean Power - Director General of the Institut Florimont explains how teaching has changed to prepare students for the future - when no one is really sure what it will look l...

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Learn More: Private Vs Public (8 January 2018)

Learn More: Private Vs Public (8 January 2018)

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On this edition of Learn More, Sean Power, Director of the Institut Florimont in Geneva, looks at the difference between private and public education in Switzerland and examines why ex-pats tend to...

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The 3 essential requirements for writing

The 3 essential requirements for writing

When I worked full time in international business, I dreamed of writing. But I also travelled about  260 days a year to far away places and experienced a lot of jetlag. 

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Finding your path when you want to quit!

Finding your path when you want to quit!

So many people tell me they want to quit their jobs and make a big change. 

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