Articles: Education

Learn More: Extra-Curricula Activities (24 September 2018)

Learn More: Extra-Curricula Activities (24 September 2018)

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Today Sean Power from the Institut Florimont on how and why schools place a high value on what kids can do outside the classroom - extra-curricula activities. Good decisions here can make a differe...

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Learn More: The Modern School (17 September 2018)

Learn More: The Modern School (17 September 2018)

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On this week's Learn More, Sean Power from the Institut Florimont looks at how parents should choose the best school for their child - and the grown-ups need to understand that schools today are ve...

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Learn More:  School Choice (10 September 2018)

Learn More: School Choice (10 September 2018)

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Today Sean Power from the Institut Florimont looks at what schools parents choose. Is it right to say that expats tend to choose private schools? Not so, says Sean.

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Learn More:  Starting School (3 September 2018)

Learn More: Starting School (3 September 2018)

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On this week's show, Sean Power from the Insitut Florimont looks the specific challenges schools can have at the beginning of the academic year.

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A mouthwatering exhibition at the Chateau de Chillon

A mouthwatering exhibition at the Chateau de Chillon

Mid Morning Mix

Noémie Enz, Cultural Mediation Manager, explains the mouthwatering exhibition about medieval food and drink at the Chateau de Chillon.

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Walking with Dinosaurs - talking to the people that bring dinosaurs to life

Walking with Dinosaurs - talking to the people that bring dinosaurs to life

Mid Morning Mix

Katt meets WALKING WITH DINOSAURS's Resident Director Ian Waller and Lead Voodoo Operator Amanda Maddock at the Geneva Arena. 

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Swiss Up! - Assisted Suicide

Swiss Up! - Assisted Suicide

Swiss Up!

Today Dario discusses legally assisted suicide in Switzerland and how it's different to taking one's own life. How much does it cost, what does it exist for, and what is Switzerland doing t...

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Swiss Up! The correlation between the Nobel prize & chocolate

Swiss Up! The correlation between the Nobel prize & chocolate

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When was the most recent Nobel prize awarded to a Swiss person and what for? Figure it all out in today's episode of Swiss Up! with Dario

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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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