10 vital decisions on your children’s education

Children and Education Being a parent means making a lot of decisions for your children and their education, ranging from every day (what to eat, when to bath, when to sleep, etc.) to the essential decisions (what kind of skills...

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Life Hacks for Kids – Keeping your Children Entertained with Summer Programmes

Summer is upon us and with it comes every parent’s nightmare of having bored children. If you are one of these parents, remember that you are not alone. The long, lazy days ahead are a challenge for most parents, especially if you do not get much help from your family. Besides sending your children to…

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The Montessori Way of Education

Maria Montessori was a famous expert on child development. Her ways and ideas of education differed from traditional methods of the time. The Montessori curriculum that she developed is highly unique and largely individual. Let’s take a closer look at the Montessori’s methods and structure of education.   Foundation of the Montessori Way The key…

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GESS launches first Junior Engineer Academy Outside Europe

If your child dreams of joining the ranks of young innovators and future engineers, the opportunity is ripe in GESS. This international school has become the first ever school outside of Europe selected to offer the esteemed Junior Engineer Academy programme, which, up until now, has only been offered by schools in Europe. The Junior…

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Trends in Education: Private Schools and Public Schools

According to a recent report by ISC Research, many families around the world are opting to send their children to private schools or international schools instead of the traditional route of public schools in their respective countries. It is also interesting to note that there is a global shift in the nationalities of student bodies…

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Best International Schools in Singapore – Rated by Parents

We might be used to reading articles about the Best International Schools in Singapore, however, it is not clear how the selection of schools has been made or which criteria have been taken into account. Could it perhaps be a marketing campaign sponsored by the schools themselves? Our list of Top 10 International Schools in…

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Welcome to the Integrated International School in sunny Singapore

Integrated International School: IIS is built on the principle that every child is capable of success, reaching far beyond the standard definition. Redefining success is not just our motto, but a living reality for everyone’s journey at the Integrated International School (IIS). Founded by our Principal, Dr. Vanessa Von Auer, a leading clinical psychologist in South…

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Helping your child with Homework: To do or not to do

Homework is unavoidable once your child reaches grade school. It would be the first time that your child experiences homework, and hence, it can get a little overwhelming. However, homework is essential to extend knowledge beyond the classroom and trains your child to be an independent learner. Homework teaches your child to read and follow…

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How to transit your children into a new school during the middle of the school year

Expatriates are often envied for the shiny lives that they seem to enjoy. The exposure of living in a foreign country, the perceived high salaries, and the sponsorship for housing and international schools for their children appear to be a life worth sought-after. However, many often did not see the ugly side of things –…

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10 vital decisions on your children’s education

Children and Education Being a parent means making a lot of decisions for your children and their education, ranging from every day (what to eat, when to bath, when to sleep, etc.) to the essential decisions (what kind of skills to learn to, which doctor to go to, etc.). Some of these choices result in…

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Effective communication with your middle school child

Did you ever feel like you are talking to a wall whenever you try to have a conversation with your middle school child? It can be challenging to break the barrier that your adolescent puts up. In fact, it is almost an art to master the skills to communicate effectively with your child. There appears…

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