Community work in South Africa

During the holidays a group of students visited South Africa. They joined an organisation called Global Vision International (GVI) and did the Volunteer and Adventure experience in South Africa for two weeks. On Monday, we started with our voluntary work in a school called ‘A.C.J Phakade Primary’, in the community of Nomzamo, where GVI already…

Finding My Voice: Reflecting on My Travel-Filled Teenage Years

The following reflection was written by Class of 2018 student Jessica Meniere. At sixteen, I’ve made a hobby out of collecting destinations, air miles and one way plane tickets. My belongings fit well within the 23kg weight limit of the flights that I take, and the fatigued wheels of my suitcase find refuge in the…

Five Reasons To Choose The TASIS Summer Programs

Set in beautiful Lugano, the TASIS Summer Programs in Switzerland offer intensive academic courses, an unparalleled performing arts program, thrilling outdoor adventures, advanced sports training, and engaging cultural excursions to students ranging in age from 4½–18. Below are five reasons why we believe there is no better place to spend your summer. 1. You will…

The Best International Schools in UAE

International Schools are very popular in UAE. Discover The Best International Schools in UAE. Why choosing a International School? Finding the right school for your child is one of the major concerns for many international families when relocating to a new country or city. Families moving to Dubai can be confident to find a wide…

The Best International Schools in Abu Dhabi

International Schools are very popular in Abu Dhabi. Discover The Best International Schools in Abu Dhabi. Why choosing a International School? Finding the right school for your child is one of the major concerns for many international families when relocating to a new country or city. Families moving to Abu Dhabi can be confident to…

Your Gateway to the World’s leading Universities

Shrewsbury International School continues to set the benchmark for academic excellence in Thailand, with another outstanding set of GCSE grades adding to a record-breaking set of A Level results for 2017. Mr. Steve Allen, Vice Principal (Head of Senior) says, “This is another wonderful set of results that reflects and rewards an incredible amount of…

Preparing for Primary: 8 Tips to Ease Your Child’s Transition

One of the biggest transitions for a child is the move from kindergarten to Primary School. For the first time, students are presented with more expectations, from completing daily diaries to reading books to being self-sufficient when eating and dressing. While YCIS Beijing takes great effort to ensure a smooth transition to Primary School, responsible…

Optimizing our Educational Environment by Prioritizing Community and The Development of the Whole Child

“The landscape of education is really changing right now. When I think about all the opportunities that schools are considering in terms of global citizenship, diversity, character education, leadership development, critical thinking, creativity, innovation; there is a laundry list of choices that schools have to figure out. How are they going to prioritize? …Two priorities…

1 2 3 21