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Special Needs

Identifying if a pupil is SEN or EAL when learning another language

“When we learn to speak a different language, we learn to see a bigger world.” These days, this simple statement in its context premise probably would not find many opponents. With so many language centers and […]

By |May 24th, 2018|Education, Family|0 Comments
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More Than Skin Deep

The medical tourism industry is booming and Vietnam is tapping into the market

Vietnam’s got sandy beaches, ancient history and topnotch restaurants, but that’s not why tourists are flocking here: they’re coming for the health care. Medical tourism is a booming industry thanks to affordable prices, cutting […]

By |May 15th, 2018|Features, Health|0 Comments
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I Love You, I Hate You

Young people don’t love their devices as much as we think they do. In fact, they want our help disconnecting from them

When I was interviewing college students about technology, one young woman told me how—after getting mugged for her smartphone on a Chicago bus—she chased her muggers off the bus and […]

By |May 11th, 2018|Education, Family|0 Comments
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Curious About Cupping

Cupping therapy is an ancient form of healing that has been used for many different purposes more than 3,500 years

According to an article on positivehealthwellness.com by Karen Reed, there are numerous scientifically proven benefits to cupping therapy, which includes helping the body recover from weaknesses due to […]

By |May 8th, 2018|Features, Health|0 Comments
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Experience The Difference

It is a responsibility that some parents may find daunting: finding the right school for their child. We speak with Ms. Nhung Nguyen, Head of Admissions at International School Saigon Pearl (ISSP) to hear some of the common challenges and questions parents have when searching for a […]

By |May 2nd, 2018|Education, Family|0 Comments
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Heavenly Heat

Inside the infrared sauna that claims to deliver health benefits

Christmas, New Year and Tet have all come and gone. The holiday season is now well and truly over. As most people can relate to, I overindulged in honor of the festive spirit and now I needed to detox […]

By |April 27th, 2018|Family, Health, Spa & Health|0 Comments
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Gut Reaction

Learn about Helicobacter pylori, a bacteria that infects the stomachs of roughly 60 percent of the world’s adult population

Around 50 years ago, every doctor in the world believed that no bacteria could survive in such a hostile and acidic environment as the stomach. Even when pathologists […]

By |April 24th, 2018|Family, Health|0 Comments
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Stop, Focus, Thank You

How photography can help cultivate mindfulness and gratitude

If you were to think about teaching both mindfulness and gratitude to students, photography might not be the first method that comes to mind. But mindfulness is, at its core, a state of open awareness and attention—and to […]

By |April 17th, 2018|Education, Family|0 Comments
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ISHCMC Secondary Campus Celebrates New Facility with Grand Opening Ceremony

ISHCMC Secondary Students from the school’s talented music department entertained guests with musical performances during the Opening Ceremony. The ISHCMC Senior Jazz Band performed Walking on Sunshine, ISHCMC Grade 10 pianist, Dinh Anh Truong played Moment Musicaux No. 6 and […]

By |April 13th, 2018|Education|0 Comments
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BIS HCMC students visit MIT

British International School, Ho Chi Minh City students showcase their STEAM skills at MIT

Students from the British International School, Ho Chi Minh City (BIS HCMC) a Nord Anglia Education school, are showcasing their STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and maths) […]

By |April 3rd, 2018|Education, Family|0 Comments