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Distance Learning: Interview with Students

Since the middle of March 2020, the whole education process at LEAF Academy transitioned into distance learning in order to protect our health in the first place and respect the restrictions of the Slovak government. Now, almost two months after adapting to distance learning, came the right moment to share the first-hand experience from our…

How (smooth) was our transition to online learning?

Around mid-March, the first cases of COVID-19 started appearing in Slovakia. After a couple of days, the Bratislava Self-Governing Region officials decided to start closing the first high schools in Bratislava. The leadership of LEAF Academy promptly acted by suspending daily attendance at school and moving all classes into the mode of online learning. What…

Learn more about the experience of our students

You have already seen their faces in the campaign so we thought we would give you a more in-depth perspective on their experience. 🙂 Meet our students Nhung, Tim and Miro. Nhung joined us this school year, Miro is our Year 3 student and Tim is part of our 2-year program graduating this year. Enjoy…

How to fit all of you into an application

Are you applying to LEAF Academy? We know it is a big step for you and all of your family. We understand that while trying to fill in the best application ever, you might be under a bit of pressure. That’s why we decided to make it much easier for you by giving you a…

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Do you have a question? Ask our students!

Are you more curious about daily life at LEAF Academy and don’t know who to ask? Then, ask our students!
Dominika, Adam and Joachim will gladly answer all your questions and share their experience with academics, co-curriculars or residential life.

Introducing the Graduation Class of 2019

With the first tones of festive music, LEAF Academy graduates entered the hall in Primate’s Palace with happy smiles and hearts beating fast. Saturday 22nd of June was the day of celebration when one episode of their lives ended and a new one began. Our 23 graduating students attended a 2-year program that has helped…

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Term E is beyond regular…

Warning: Out of box thinking needed to digest this article! 😛 One of our students’ absolute favorite activities at LEAF Academy is definitely Term E. “Term E” is a big term itself for us, but let’s start from the beginning… “Experiential learning is basically “learning by doing”. When you think of a “traditional class” you…

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When books and movies bring the whole community together

It is a sacred occasion at LEAF Academy. A few times a year, in a place where both students and staffulty have consistently busy calendars, we pause for Seminal Readings. Regular classes and meetings stop, and the entire community comes together to tackle important issues through challenging literature and thought-provoking films. Often, it’s not easy…

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