Top 4 Reasons to Study Abroad

Top 4 Reasons to Study Abroad

Even though more than half of all American college students say they'd like to study abroad, fewer than 10 ...
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Top Reasons to Learn a Foreign Language

Top Reasons to Learn a Foreign Language

On the 21st February, Britannica students, parents and staff recently celebrated International Mother Language Day. We asked around the ...
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How to optimize your child “screen time”?

How to optimize your child “screen time”?

By Doctor Nancy Le Nezet Director of Studies at the Swiss International School of Qatar “I think my daughter ...
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The Ultimate Packing Guide for University Freshmen

The Ultimate Packing Guide for University Freshmen

For Year 13 students around the world, anxious anticipation has turned to glee as university acceptances have poured in ...
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Character Education: The Truths and Value of a Fully Rounded Education

Character Education: The Truths and Value of a Fully Rounded Education

Character education is a relatively new concept in the education world. Yew Chung International School of Beijing explains this ...
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How to choose your university admission expert?

How to choose your university admission expert?

Beware! Private university admission counselling companies can now be found everywhere. Unfortunately, many of these supposed “experts” aren’t really ...
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The Importance of Technological Megatrends and Their Impact on Education

The Importance of Technological Megatrends and Their Impact on Education

YCIS Beijing Western Co-Principal Noel Thomas believes that one of the keys to understanding this constantly evolving landscape is ...
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Preparing for Primary: 8 Tips to Ease Your Child’s Transition

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 ...
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Getting the best from Boarding

Getting the best from Boarding

Sending a child to a boarding school is a huge decision for any parent and their child. Tim McDonald, ...
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Times are changing in International Schools

Times are changing in International Schools

Turn back the clock twenty years and an international school may not seem too dissimilar in its appearance to ...
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Benefits of a Chinese-English Co-Teaching Model

Benefits of a Chinese-English Co-Teaching Model

Co-Teaching is defined as two teachers working together with groups of students. A real co-teaching classroom does not simply ...
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Should you send your kid to boarding school? Benefits of boarding

Should you send your kid to boarding school? Benefits of boarding

Why choosing a boarding school? Sending a child to a boarding school is a life-changing decision for both parents ...
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How much Chinese can a child realistically learn?

How much Chinese can a child realistically learn?

Obtaining Essential Learning Skills through Foreign Language Study As learning Mandarin Chinese becomes increasingly popular across the world, exposing ...
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Settling into Your New City: How to Pick the Best School for Your Family

Settling into Your New City: How to Pick the Best School for Your Family

A Q&A with the Director of The American International School · Vienna As Director of The American International School ...
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Advanced Placement Classes for Motivated Students

Advanced Placement Classes for Motivated Students

What is an Advanced Placement Program? The Advanced Placement program provides alternatives for high school students in the United ...
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Which Curriculum is Best for My Child?

Which Curriculum is Best for My Child?

Such a critical decision Being a parent is the most important job you will ever have, and the most ...
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Preparing today’s young people for the challenges of tomorrow

Preparing today’s young people for the challenges of tomorrow

The challenges for students wanting to enter university nowadays are considerable; not least that for every high achieving student ...
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The 21st Century Educational Revolution

The 21st Century Educational Revolution

THINK Global School is the world’s first traveling high school, and each year its faculty and students engage in educational ...
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Today’s Teaching with Technology

Today’s Teaching with Technology

Any teacher that can be replaced with a computer, deserves to be.David Thornburg Life is fundamentally relational. This understanding ...
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5 Tips To Help Your Child Prepare For A School Trip

5 Tips To Help Your Child Prepare For A School Trip

Knowing that schools trips have multi-layered benefits that extend from social to scholarly, parents can help children prepare in ...
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How School Drama Programs Help Students ‘Perform’ Better, Inside and Outside the Classroom

How School Drama Programs Help Students ‘Perform’ Better, Inside and Outside the Classroom

It may be true that school plays have been the traditional home of outspoken and outgoing students. But drama ...
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The Value of After School Activities

The Value of After School Activities

As much as a school tries, there is just not enough time in the school day to give students ...
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Why you should study at an International School?

Why you should study at an International School?

Finding the right school is one of the very important decisions in many parents’ and students’ lives. Especially, when ...
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Benefits of All-Girls Boarding Schools

Benefits of All-Girls Boarding Schools

Choosing a school for your daughter is one of the most important decisions you will have to make. There ...
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How to unlock the athletic potential in your child

How to unlock the athletic potential in your child

‘Sport is for all’ – how to unlock the athletic potential in your child Being healthy and active is ...
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3 Parenting Tips to help families achieve a fuller, more satisfying family life

3 Parenting Tips to help families achieve a fuller, more satisfying family life

Yew Chung International School of Beijing counselors Marianne Thomas and Ron Drisner recently brought the famed Active Parenting Workshops ...
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5 Ways to Thrive During the First Month of School

5 Ways to Thrive During the First Month of School

School can be stressful or exciting depending on how prepared you are. Don't wait until you begin having problems ...
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Advantages of Studying at a Small Boarding School

Advantages of Studying at a Small Boarding School

Over the course of building and expanding our ever-more-popular school blog that explores all aspects of boarding school life, ...
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How to help your child settle into school

How to help your child settle into school

The first term of the new school year is an exciting time for children, as they make friends, learn ...
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