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The United Lisbon Blog

Martinhal Residences Living room with view

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Renting before you buy or a reconnaissance visit? Medium-term and long-term rentals available in our safe and secure serviced apartments and villas with private pools, throughout Portugal, under the trusted Martinhal Family Hotels & Resorts brand umbrella. Martinhal has villas and apartments in 4 prime locations in Portugal – Sagres,

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How technology engages students and boost skills

How technology engages students and boost skills How are we preparing our kids for the current and future world of technology at United Lisbon?  Our Education Technology Specialist, Kyriakos Koursaris, talks about how educational transformation through the integration of new technologies is one of the core pillars for promoting active

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Why Portugal will be even more popular in the #postcovidworld

Geoffrey Graham, Senior Partner at EDGE International Lawyers in conversation with Chitra Stern, CEO, Elegant Group, Portugal Hear their experiences of living in Portugal for several years as foreigners, doing business in Portugal and how Portugal has fared in the pandemic. What does the future in our #postcovidworld hold for

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Our Purpose

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)

Facilitating a Welcoming Environment and Equitable Access for English Language Learners The ESOL department supports the ULIS commitment to creating a welcoming, inclusive environment for all languages and cultures represented in its community. Working collaboratively with content-area teachers, the ESOL department also strives to ensure English language learners have equitable

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A Typical Day in Early Childhood

At United Lisbon, we care for each child’s success, beyond academics. We understand that learning in the early years is crucial for a child’s development. Learning that occurs during this time sets the foundation for the rest of each child’s life. For many children, United Lisbon is their first community

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Makerspace: Leading experiential learning at ULIS

In our new school we have a space called “Makerspace” in which students can work through the design cycle to innovate, explore, make and create, and is a combination between science lab, woodshop, technology lab, and art room. This space is one of the pivotal learning areas of the school

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School Opening Scenarios

Our Leadership Team is closely monitoring the situation resulting from the pandemic, both in Portugal and internationally. We have planned three scenarios, full opening, blended opening and On-line Learning for how ULIS will be operating at the start of the school year to accommodate the varying and uncertain challenges and

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State-of-the-art technology and collaboration tools

Using Microsoft Teams and other tools, we are totally set up to do online schooling At United Lisbon, we treasure personal relations, but we acknowledge that learning must seamlessly go beyond the time that we spend together in the same classroom. We believe that meaningful use of technology will make

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We are United Lisbon

We present to you our core team of teachers José Azcue, PhD (CA/PT) Lead Principal (Interim Head) Experience in Teaching: 25 YearsCountries taught in: Brazil, Canada and PortugalDiplomas: PhD Geochemistry, Masters in Environmental Chemistry, Diploma for International School Leadership, IB Diploma School Visit Team Leader José has more than 25

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United Lisbon builds innovation Partnership with Microsoft

United Lisbon builds innovation Partnership with Microsoft

United Lisbon builds innovation Partnership with Microsoft United Lisbon is proud to announce the kick-off of its partnership with Microsoft as this allows the school to leverage learning using the latest available technologies and through collaboration within an exclusive global network of leading schools. This adds to the opportunities for

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