The Do’s and Don’ts of Gift Giving and Receiving on Teacher’s Day in Korea

Though this is the second year that the law has taken effect, many are still confused as to what is and what is not appropriate gift giving. 

Grade 5 Students at ISB Successfully Present Their Culminating PYP Exhibition Projects

Grade 5 students at the International School of Busan (ISB) successfully presented their IB Primary Years Programme exhibition on April 25 and 26. 

BFIC Accepting Scholarship Applications for International Students in Busan

The city of Busan and the Busan Foundation for International Cooperation have announced that application for scholarships for international students studying in Busan is now open. 

CSAT Takers Down Slightly From Last Year

The Busan Metropolitan City Office of Education (BMCOE) has announced that 33,973 students applied for the 2019 college scholastic ability test (CSAT). 

Ulsan’s Hyundai Foreign School Relocates to Hanmaeum Center

Hyundai Foreign School (HFS), the only foreign school in Ulsan, has recently relocated to a new site at the Hanmaeum Center in Dong-Gu, Ulsan.

Foreign Students on the Rise in Korea

A tally from the National Institute for International Education showed today that the number of foreign students enrolled in South Korea showed a record-high growth rate last year, propelled by a rise in those from China. 

Korea’s CSAT to be Delayed by One Week

Educational authorities have announced that this year's CSAT college entrance exam has been delayed by one week due to the Pohang earthquake.

86 Middle Schools to Introduce “Free School System” From Next Year

Eighty-six middle schools in Busan and South Gyeongsang province will introduce a no-exam quote unquote “free school year system” from next year. 

Korea Ranked 19th in TOEIC Scores Worldwide

South Koreans ranked 19th worldwide in TOEIC scores according to a 2016 report by ETS.

South Korea Regains Math World Championship Besting China, Vietnam & U.S.

After dropping out of the top spot for the past five years, South Korea won this year’s world championship for mathematics with six gold medals.

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