The association assumes the following enterprising and strategic tasks:

  • Representing the Swiss schools abroad interests with the general public, the economy and the authorities in Switzerland
  • Organizing and conducting the annual 3 days conference of the Swiss schools abroad which helps the innovation, allows the exchange of experiences and promotes continuing education
  • Employment contracts with Swiss teachers in European schools
  • Connecting educational institutions in Switzerland and the Swiss schools abroad in order to promote both, innovations and exchange of experience
  • Evaluating the schools’ location and its synergy potentials with other European schools, as well as examining new and additional locations

In addition educationsuisse, on behalf of the schools, cares for a number of service tasks as well:

  • Exchange of information and communication with schools
  • Financial coaching and consulting for economic and local decisions
  • Contact with Swiss associations and Swiss teachers living abroad, bringing a Swiss touch in the international schools where they are working
  • Management of social insurances (pension fund and AHV) for Swiss teachers, payment of insurance premiums and the preparation of the final payments
  • Payment transactions on behalf of the schools and keeping its corresponding accounting
Alpenstrasse 26
3006 Bern

Swiss schools abroad
Phone +41 (0)31 356 61 20

Education in Switzerland
Phone +41 (0)31 356 61 04
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