d’Overbroeck’s Young Professionals Begin their Academics

The first week is almost over in Bucksmore Young Professionals Summer School at D’Overbroecks in lovely Oxford and it looks like our students are already having the time of their lives. Arrivals day has been as lively and rewarding as expected with our 118 students arriving from forty different countries from around the world. Campus […]

Young Medics at d’Overbroeck’s

Our young medics here at D’overbroecks have been working extremely hard. During the EFL lessons, students have been discussing a range of issues such as how to deal with a struggling British healthcare system. Every week students have presented to the rest of the school on areas they have been working hard on with Ms […]

d’Overbroeck’s Hardworking Engineers !

A thunderous start to the Engineering course with whirls, turns and loops the loops after our workshop on the Zodiac ride at Thorpe Park from a member of the Thorpe Park educational team.  Though the talk was provided with lightening aplomb it was nothing to compare to the fast track queue to the Zodiac experience […]

Brighton – d’Overbroeck’s Day Out!

On our trip to Brighton we saw the students of d’Overbroeck’s venture out of the historic city of Oxford for a successful day out at the seaside. Brighton is a bustling cosmopolitan city, popular for its vibrant shops situated by a glorious pebble beach. Upon arrival at the sunny Brighton Pier, we began the trip […]

Drama & Media at d’Overbroeck’s

We’ve had a flying start to classes in the Performing Arts stream. Miss Amy has been expertly guiding the students through both the theory andpractical elements of theatre and helping the students with their group projects. On the English Language side, the students have been looking at William Shakespeare’s The Tempest in the capable hands of published poet, Mr Charlie. Students […]

Let’s get down to business

Business and marketing was the focus in last week’s lessons and four different workshops were linked to the topic. At the beginning of the week, lessons were geared around the power of advertising and marketing in regards to the car industry. Teachers embedded vocabulary associated to persuasive writing, explained the powers of persuasion and teaching […]

Making the headlines at D’Overbroeck’s

In week 2 of Bucksmore D’Overbroeck’s students learned and engaged in lessons, workshops and excursions related to this week’s topic Communication and Culture. Monday Lessons taught the kids about how the news are made especially at the BBC. Specific vocabulary was learnt helped so students are able to understand journalistic reports and further lessons build […]

An activity-filled first week

The first week of d’Overbroeck’s Bucksmore international school has got to a fantastic start, with activities and two trips out of Oxford. The first day of the week saw students arrive to a barbecue and a chance to meet each other for the first time, the evening activity was speed mates where students had to […]