Selecting school has always been a trouble that concerned parent face. Modern day superfluity of schools with varying boards, make the parents actually confused and perplexed. It’s not the secondary schools only but selecting the playgroup and nurseries is also difficult a venture.
As similar to the college admission or admission in MBA course, school admission brings fever. The parents as well as the students have to undergo the stress of filling up application forms, be present in interviews also facing the spout of enquiries and questions, and then finally waiting for the final admission list makes everything so difficult. Now these steps are mandatory and fundamental steps that never go missed.
Choosing the Curriculum
Those days are gone when parents use to give all the value and importance to a specific board or schools. Modern era offers plethora of options such as Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) and The International Baccalaureate (IB). While finalizing the board or curriculum, the parents should be considering their job. Whenit’s transferable, they should choose from ib school. Those who are having overseas prospect, opt for IGSCE (International General Certificate of Secondary Education) board.
There are different international schools, which are cropping up in every corner of the prominent cities. These schools are having high fees structure. It has turned into a latest fashion for the parents to have their children admitted in one of an IGSCE school. But having a prominent background is not enough. Although there are number of schools providing international curriculum but few among them is having global recognition. The names of the recognized schools are there on the website of as International Baccalaureate Organization or IBO.
Student Oriented Approach
ib school are seen to be student centered. Students who are having some learning disorders such as dyslexia, weaker eyes sight or memory problems, best schools are having resources and faculties to offer some extra coaching and support to these children, to help them grow up. It is must for every school to have a sound teacher-to-child ratio, significantly in the lower classes. So before taking admission, it is must to understand all these factors.
Financial Determining Factors
Now this is worth considering as financial part is not the prime factor but one of the important factors. Among all the boards, IGSCE charges near about one lakh. However it would not be a onetime expense but one of the recurring expenses which go on rising every year.