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Tuesday, April 13, 2021

The Challenges and Rewards of IB Creativity, Activity & Service (CAS)

What issues of global significance matter to you? What would you say are the ethical implications of your actions on others? These are two questions that I ask my students as they embark upon...

Congratulations AIS Class of 2020!

The Australian International School (AIS) 2020 Graduating Class has achieved an exceptional set of academic results, writes AIS Senior Marketing Manager Sarah Hunter.

STEAM Education at CIS: Equipping students with essential skills to succeed in the future

STEAM at CIS is an interdisciplinary teaching approach that stands for science, technology, entrepreneurship, arts and maths. It plays an integral part of our school curriculum and equips each student with essential skills (collaboration,...

Can you eat healthy at a hawker centre?

In our busy and fast-paced lives, dining out has become a way of life. Fortunately, eating out in Singapore is both convenient and affordable with the country’s numerous hawker centres and food courts. Dining...

Learning To Spell With AIS

The English language is one of the most widely spoken and written languages in the world, but for young children who are learning to spell it can be challenging to navigate the complex minefield...

Fun with small children in Singapore

Having a small child can often be isolating. It can often be hard to think about ways to fill the day so that your little one is stimulated while you as a parent...

7 Useful Tips For Parents To Encourage Their Children To Become Independent Thinkers

“It is widely agreed that children should be taught how to think, not what to think, in order to be successful twenty-first century learners and citizens. Avondale Grammar School’s Assistant Principal and Head of...

JCU: Learning for the Real World

When it comes to higher education, it’s natural to think of academic excellence. However, a well-rounded education should go beyond just that - not only focusing on academic excellence, but also preparing students to...

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 &...