Sisters and co-stars. Recently, Yew Chung International School of Shanghai (YCIS) students Madison (Year and Emma (Year 6) became just that as they had the unique opportunity to perform in The Sound of Music China Tour. The sisters, who starred as sisters Marta and Brigitta, had the chance to travel around China for the [...]Continue
Lisa Chen, a Grade 11 student at Shanghai Community International School, Hongqiao Campus, held her personal photography exhibition at Shanghai Hongqiao Contemporary Art Museum on 7 February. The title of her exhibition was Africa Wildlife Photography Exhibition ‘WEALD’ by Lisa Chen.
On exhibition was only a small part of Lisa’s photographs, which total thousands of great [...]
The sun is scorching
Here in Nigeria, the heat is almost unbearable. I stand where the shadows can greet me, watching as my brother walks off into the distance.
I turned to my mother, curious: “Mamma, when can I go to school too?”
Mamma said nothing. She took one last look at the horizon, and scanned our [...]
The Secondary School students, teachers and parents at International School of Tianjin (IST) witnessed a remarkable presentation by students at a special Secondary School assembly on 26 January. The audience was left spellbound by five student speakers from the IB Diploma Programme, who shared their candid and moving experiences of ‘Growing Up International’ and what [...]Continue
International School of Tianjin (IST) students and staff celebrated School Spirit Week from 26 to 30 January. On each day of the week the students and teachers dressed up according to the day’s theme. There was a lot of fun and competitiveness involved as there were prizes to be given. Monday saw everyone dressed for [...]Continue
On Tuesday 27 January, the Secondary teachers and students of Yew Chung International School of Beijing (YCIS Beijing) gathered in the school auditorium to attend the annual YCIS Film Festival. From trailers to short movies, romance to horror, the audience was engrossed in what was a hugely successful event. Organized by the Student Council, the [...]Continue
There’s no hiding the truth that it does play a large role in a school’s short- and long-term planning. Pollution is a concern for all people who reside in Beijing, but arguably more so when it comes to families with young children. As part of Yew Chung International School of Beijing’s continuous efforts to ensure [...]Continue
“Self-motivation is the most important characteristic for your success.”
“Studying languages opens up so many opportunities to work around the world.”
“It is important to be in an environment where you have a mentor, freedom to explore, and can have fun, enjoying your passion.”
“You can take many paths to get to where you want to go."
These are [...]
The inaugural ‘Etonkids English Presentation of Chinese Regional Culture’ was successfully held on 17 January 2015. This event was organized by Etonkids English Department, in collaboration with the Etonkids Academic Department, to provide a platform for students to showcase their talents and English abilities. Also, teaching results were presented and the New Year was celebrated. [...]Continue
Canadian International School of Beijing (CISB) students showed off their scientific talents at the Science Week from 2 to 5 February. For three days Grade 9 students gave science demonstrations at lunchtime, which were enjoyed by High School and Elementary School students, as well as the teaching staff. They had all the classic pleasers like [...]Continue
Kim has joined Beijing International Bilingual Academy (BIBA) as the new Korean school counselor, bringing with him a wealth of experience working with Korean families and guiding them in their university choices for their children.
Kim has worked internationally for many years and spent ten years teaching in Jakarta International Korean School. On return to Beijing [...]
One of the many traditional roles of the Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) is to help create a sense of community among the parents within a school. BCIS is especially lucky that the PTA organizes many classes for the school’s parents to attend, including weekly classes in Chinese, English, Spanish and German, and also some monthly classes, [...]Continue
For BCIS (Beijing City International School), establishing connections with the school’s Chinese roots is a very important part of the school’s philosophy and culture. To that end, the school actively works to embrace traditional Chinese festivals and activities, and work them into every level of the programme. With the coming of Chinese New Year, the [...]Continue
Just as celebrating a child’s 100th day since birth is an important part of local culture and tradition, Beijing City International School (BCIS) also recently celebrated the 100th day since the opening of its new Early Childhood Center (ECC). For BCIS, the event represents the school’s mission and desire to be a school with real [...]Continue
Beijing World Youth Academy (BWYA) has opened a brand new campus, dedicated to its IPC programme, which includes state-of-the-art sports facilities and a dedicated Performing Arts & Athletic Centre that the whole school will utilize.
BWYA’s IPC Campus, situated in Laiguangying, is now attended by almost 100 students in Grades 1 to 5, which is expected [...]