My Learning Journey – Emily Lum

My Learning Journey – Emily Lum

Name: Emily Lum Yuen Ying Name of institution: Insworld Institute Course of study: Pearson Edexcel “High Achiever Award” Recipient (2014) What were the challenges that you faced before joining Insworld Institute? Before joining Insworld, I was studying in a big international school in Singapore. I… Read More

Insworld Institute

Insworld Institute

Insworld Institute Fast Facts Founded in 2001, Insworld has a close working relationship with Pearson Edexcel, a fully accredited UK Exam Board and Awarding Body. Insworld Institute is a recognised Pearson Edexcel Centre of Excellence and is an Edexcel Approved Centre delivering Academic Qualifications. Pearson… Read More

Canadian International School

Canadian International School

Canadian International School Fast Facts The Canadian International School (CIS) opened its doors in 1990 and has always focused on excellence in all facets of education. We believe that through years of successful practice and from a firm understanding and implementation of educational research and… Read More

Tanglin Trust School

Tanglin Trust School

Tanglin Trust School Fast Facts With 90 years experience of providing British based education to the international community in Singapore, Tanglin Trust School provides a unique learning environment for children from Nursery right through to Sixth Form (3-18 years). Whilst our academic traditions and approach… Read More

Value-Added Schools

Value-Added Schools

No, this is not a post about value-added evaluation practices.  I believe that ship has sailed. There is a great deal of research and evidence out there that pretty much debunks the claims of many in the world of education reform that accountability systems based… Read More

In Search of Something More vs. Community Belonging

In Search of Something More vs. Community Belonging

I heard two things that got me thinking the other day. Actually, three, but let’s do this one at a time. I have already written about being a Third Culture Person, someone who has lived in so many places that she can’t pinpoint where she… Read More

Why Is Play So Important For Your Child?

Why Is Play So Important For Your Child?

by Munia Ahmed, Principal of EtonHouse Pre-School Vanda Research continues to prove beyond any doubt that play is vitally important to the healthy development of a child; physical, cognitive, social, emotional and language. More parents and educators are now subscribing to the belief that play… Read More

International Community School (Singapore)

International Community School (Singapore)

International Community School (Singapore) Fast Facts With a low student-teacher ratio and students from over 26 nations, International Community School (ICS) is a fully accredited K-12 international school teaching an American curriculum with a Biblical worldview. Since our founding in 1993, we foster a caring… Read More

Prince of Wales Island International School

Prince of Wales Island International School

Prince of Wales Island International School Fast Facts Prince of Wales Island International School (POWIIS) is the first school in Malaysia to offer large scale British-style boarding alongside thriving day education. With an excellent fully air-conditioned campus, POWIIS caters to boys and girls aged 11… Read More