Deciphering Reggio Emilia

There are more options to a child’s education than ever before – especially in early childhood. Increasingly educational philosophies tend towards a holistic approach which gives equal weight to artistic, physical and emotional endeavours...

The Benefits of Children Joining Preschool Under 3

Did you know by age 2 we lose half the neurons we were born with, but that 80% of the synapses made stay with us for life?  Early Years Specialists, Blue House Nursery &...

Choosing the right bilingual programme for your child

Chinese-English bilingual programmes offer children many benefits, yet deciding which one is best for your child can be challenging. Huali Xiong, Head of Chinese at Canadian International School (CIS) and author of the best...

5 Questions to Ask When Choosing a School for Your Child

Education access for foreigners living in Singapore is often a difficult mine-field to navigate, with blogs, forums and advice from colleagues often contradicting the reality of the school landscape. To help choose the right school...

Choosing your pathways

  By Jonathan Cox, Secondary Years Deputy Principal at GEMS World Academy (Singapore) Choosing the right pathway for your son or daughter’s move from High School to University and beyond can be a nerve-racking affair. But...

Experiential Learning – actively connecting with the world around us

Experiential learning is a process which results in greater student engagement and, whilst most educational pedagogies allow for some exposure to experiential learning, approaches which fully integrate these experiences within academics deliver greater opportunities...

White Lodge visit Jamie’s Italian

Eighty-eight children from White Lodge Kindergartens descended upon Jamie’s Italian VivoCity on Friday 16 May to celebrate Food Revolution Day. For those unfamiliar with the campaign, Food Revolution Day is celebrity chef Jamie Oliver’s...

CIS kindergarten boosts children’s learning with spectacular new Outdoor Discovery Centre

At the Canadian International School (CIS) Kindergarten, we pride ourselves on making sure each of our students are given a strong educational foundation in an environment that is friendly and supportive and nurtures creativity...

Why Action and Community Service matter?

“Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.” Albert Einstein The mission of the International Baccalaureate is to develop active, internationally minded, inquiring and compassionate young people who want to make a difference...

Learning for the Future: Providing an Academic Infrastructure, Sporting Culture, and Fuelling Creativity

Choosing the right International school for your child can be a daunting task. Parents need to consider how a school meets the needs of the future. For starters look for a 21st century learning environment...