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Getting started with robotics and programming

Getting started with robotics and programming

The future is now – and what better way to experience authentic learning than by getting your hands on simple programming languages and robots. Today at the Brussels Apple store the BEPS Secondary Students made a robot dance, animated an LED matrix and programmed a robot to navigate an obstacle course. Using basic programming, lots […]

Emotional intelligence day at BEPS

Emotional intelligence day at BEPS

Emotional Intelligence (EQ) as it is known, is all about developing the skills for a better life and a better world. It’s all about growing friendship, reducing conflict. Growing self-awareness, reducing volatility. Growing connections, reducing isolation. The children enjoyed exploring a wide range of activities to help them grow in these ways.

Discovering BEPS secondary

Discovering BEPS secondary

The older students touched on topics such as kinetic energy, hydroelectric power, deforestation and the wider significance of rivers. They stretched their own learning by considering how to ask factual, conceptual and debatable questions in creative and memorable ways. Year 6 students had also the chance to tour the Secondary School and ask their hosts […]

Starting at the beginning

Starting at the beginning

“He has such a deep knowledge about where the IB programmes came from and are heading, which compliments BEPS informed, innovative and forward thinking approach to Secondary education.“- Andrew Mitchell, BEPS Secondary MYP Coordinator. The one-to-one and group sessions provided BEPS staff with confidence and advice which will allow them to start the new school […]