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Thursday, May 6, 2021

The Art of Rangoli

Rangoli is a type of art originating from Nepal, India and Bangladesh. Rangoli is created using coloured sand, rice, flour and even flower petals to make beautiful patterns on flooring typically around the time...

The School of the Future Is Here

GEMS World Academy (Singapore) is pleased to announce the launch of its “Future School” initiative, built around 3 key pillars, to prepare students for the realities of future life.   BLENDED LEARNING The first pillar is Blended...

A Quality Primary Education That Won’t Break The Bank

Singapore is a wonderful place to live and you can often find yourself staying for much longer than you originally anticipated. With rising outgoings, families often find themselves in the position where they...

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...

Does happiness matter?

It’s now well-known that happy people tend to live longer, be more successful and are more likely to have a lasting friendships. But what exactly is ‘happiness’? Many people believe that happiness is about...

An Art Exhibition With a Difference

Located in the historic and iconic Old Hill Street Police Station, ReDot Fine Art Gallery is the sole art gallery in Singapore, featuring Australian Contemporary Indigenous Art. Established in 2004, by Giorgio Pilla,...

Top tips on choosing the best school for your child

Choosing the ideal school for your child can be one of the most important and daunting decisions that a parent will make. Navigating schools in Singapore is especially challenging as the cost of...

Why is STEM a crucial component of learning for all children?

STEM is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. STEM is about providing interdisciplinary integration of subjects to solve real-world problems. This means students need to access knowledge and skills from two or...

Appreciating Values with Children

Living in such a wonderful place as Singapore, we can often take things for granted and raising children in this environment can make them unexposed to lives that people in other parts of the...

The Genius in all of us

One of the most disheartening facts of life is that few of us truly get to know our full potential. As late as the 1960s, the view was that schools make almost no difference...