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My internship experience I won’t forget

Blog by Ján Hlinka
To confess, my anticipations were slightly skeptical before starting as I’ve heard numerous cases where interns represented a burden rather than added value to the company.

Am I good enough to apply for the internship? Yes, you are!

Blog by Samuel Malina
Experiencing a real work environment can give a realistic perspective on a field of interest. One question interns-to-be tend to ask themselves is whether they are good enough to apply for an internship…

Where to go if you want to create a CV/resume?

Blog by Jasna Cifrová
High school students are often put in front of seemingly impossible questions and tasks – how to get work experience at a job which requires an applicant to already have work experience? What is a CV/resume, and how to create one? What to write, if one doesn’t have that much work experience?

Congratulations to our first graduates!

Graduation ceremony on Saturday the 23rd of June was a big milestone not only for our graduates but for all of us. For the first time in the history of LEAF Academy, we witnessed our students stepping out into the next chapter of their lives. Celebrating with our first graduates was an emotional experience when…

Tips from our students on how to live an eco-friendly lifestyle

Over the past few months our students have been diving deep into the topic of eco-friendly and zero waste lifestyles. Their teachers from the Entrepreneurial leadership department joined up with teachers from STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) department to create a complex educational approach toward this subject. Feel inspired by our students and their tips.  …

Our students are IPPF world champions!

GREAT NEWS! On Saturday (14.4.2018) our students bested a field of high schools from around the globe, winning the 17th Annual Brewer Foundation/New York University International Public Policy Forum (IPPF) debate competition and a $10,000 grand prize.  Out of 158 teams, they were the only team from Europe that has advanced to the finals. Their…

Cultural brunch, please!

From the moment you have entered the room, all your senses were captivated. Delicious aromas in the air confirm you are in the right place at the right time, not even mentioning the view of tables full of colorful tasty ingredients. Almost immediately you knew this is going to be the best feast at our…

Meet our students Jasna and Tim

Let´s give the floor to our students Jasna and Tim! Jasna is a year 3 student enjoying the learning atmosphere during classes and the individual approach of teachers.  Find out what surprised her at the beginning and how she describes the school from her perspective.   Tim came from the Czech Republic to experience a new way of studies.…

Webinar: Application form Tips & Tricks

Danka from the Admissions team together with our student Miška will share with you the tips & tricks how to make your application shine. You can look forward to useful tips, little tricks and Miška’s own experience with the application from last year. 3 facts about the application to LEAF Academy: ✔ the application is online…

2-year diploma program as seen by our student Jakub

A 2-year diploma program at LEAF Academy prepares students for AP® International Diploma or AP® Capstone Diploma. Students can transfer from their high school after their second year to join this program that offers 14 AP classes. Jakub, from the Czech Republic, is one of the students who attends this program and has been telling us how…