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Thursday, May 6, 2021

Volunteer with Virtual English Tutoring

During COVID-19 ANZA member Fleur Maidment saw a need to support continued education in Myanmar, for students stuck in remote villages without textbooks and with weak data connections. She launched a virtual English tutoring program - matching Karen students from the Thai-Burma border region with ANZA volunteers. The program has grown to 50 tutors from around the globe.

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...

Local School – International Student Admissions

Singapore’s school system enjoys an excellent reputation. With many expats now paying their own education expenses and monthly school fees for local schools set at $500 for primary and $650 for secondary schools in...

JCU: The Place for Gaming Enthusiasts

The Singapore campus of James Cook University (JCU) offers unique opportunities to discover the world of video games and to level up game development skills.

Launch of the AIS Outdoor Education Program

The Australian International School has officially launched it’s exciting new Outdoor Education Program, which gives all students from Prep to Year 12 the opportunity to take part in an outdoor learning experience. Students will learn key...

How to excel at sport? Focus on strength and conditioning

For many of us, participating in sport is a way of life. While many say that you can pick it up at any age, the truth is, the earlier you start, the easier it...

The Value of Loose Parts in Children’s Play

“The beauty of playing and constructing with “loose parts” is in its ability to ignite imagination and creativity in children, whilst offering experiences that hone spatial awareness, tactile sensitivity, social constructs and lay out...

IGCSE: Is it right for my child?

As a parent and a science teacher, I am familiar with the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE). It is the world’s most widely used international qualification for 14-16-year-olds, developed by the University...

The Right Team for Your Kids

We all want our children to learn the right skills in order to become successful in their later lives, but all books and no play is definitely not the way to go. Studies have...

JCU: Improving Food Security Through Sustainable Seafood

The Singapore campus of James Cook University (JCU) is helping to raise food production efficiently and sustainably, through cutting-edge aquaculture research and development.