Welcome to The Royal Hospital School, supporting our work in the guardianship of international students.The 200-acre site in Suffolk provides excellent teaching, sports and boarding facilities for 700 boys and girls (boarders and day pupils) aged between 11 and 18.
We welcome five new member schools/colleges to AEGIS:
Remember, new schools/colleges attending our Spring Conference on Thursday 17th March 2016 receive one year's free membership to AEGIS.
Congratulations to Brighter Prospects Guardians for passing AEGIS Accreditation, bringing our accreditated Guardianship Organisations up to 38 members.Brighter Prospects specialise in working with parents and students from China. It's a busy start to the new year with many more inspections under way.
CONGRATULATIONS to Guardians Etc and Cambridge Guardians Ltd for gaining full AEGIS accreditation, our newest members. That brings our Guardianship Organisations members up to 37 and there are many more inspections in the pipeline. Another busy year for the AEGIS inspectors.
We have a change of speakers at our Spring Conference. Louise Tickle, award winning journalist, will be speaking on PR Crisis Management instead of Janet Murray. She writes for the Guardian, Observer, Times, Sunday Times and Newsweek
magazine, and has extensive experience of training universities and non-governmental organisations in how to manage their relationships with the media. www.louisetickle.co.uk
Check out Pie News for a special report focusing on the guardianship of international students. Many of our members are featured: Pie News
We welcomed a new member of staff to AEGIS in October, Elaine Austin. Elaine is helping to run the AEGIS office and will be at our March conference so you can meet her then!
*The AEGIS conference will be held on THURSDAY 17th MARCH 2016, at the Grand Connaught Rooms, London.* Speakers include: Kalsoom Bashir - Internet safety and Radicalisation, Janet Murray - PR Crisis Management, Q & A session with StudyTravel on International Student Recruitment and working with agents. There will also be a chance to hear about the AEGIS Inspection & Accreditiation Process for Guardianship Organisations. A great chance to network. Full programme will be available shortly.
Congratulations to Alpha Plus Guardian Services for successfully gaining re-accreditation. Alpha Plus was one of the founding members of AEGIS. We have more Guardianship Organisations undergoing the rigorous AEGIS accreditation process currently and many more working towards it.