Primary schools across the Netherlands (especially concentrated in Amsterdam, The Hague and Eindhoven) are expecting large numbers of expat children to arrive in the Netherlands.
The cause of concern is related to the preparation involved in accommodating these children, mainly because of the language barrier. Many children may speak no
According to NU.nl, in Eindhoven, they are expecting an increase of around 4,000 pupils within the next 20 years. That’s a lot considering the non-Dutch language side of things. Thankfully, children tend to pick up languages fast though!
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