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Person-First Language

Focusing on who students are as individuals – instead of on learning differences or other descriptors – starts with empathy

As educators strive to be inclusive of all children, one way to begin is to actively use person-first language, a form […]

By |October 11th, 2018|Education, Family|0 Comments
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Woof Rider

Take your dog on your next motorbike trip exploring Vietnam

On a bright Saturday morning Elizabeth Souba waited inside Café Zoom (169A De Tham, D1) close to Saigon’s backpacker area, the takeoff point for Vespa Adventures waiting for her day trip […]

By |October 10th, 2018|Features, Pets|0 Comments
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Common Pet Emergencies, Part Two

It can be quite frightening to see your pet suffering, especially if you are unsure if the situation should be considered an emergency. When in doubt, always contact your veterinarian or the nearest animal hospital. But to hopefully better prepare […]

By |October 4th, 2018|Family, Pets|0 Comments
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Common Pet Emergencies, Part One

If your furry friend shows any of these signs, don’t ask Facebook members for a diagnosis, go to the vet stat
It can be quite frightening to see your pet suffering, especially if you are unsure whether the situation should be […]

By |October 4th, 2018|Family, Pets|0 Comments
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Zombie Minds

Can you be a prophet in your own hometown – where is your Rick Grimes? 
Many teachers would be aware of Sir Ken Robinson’s discussions about various educational paradigms. Most would be familiar with Sir Ken talking of education systems as […]

By |October 3rd, 2018|Education, Family|0 Comments
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Sun, skin, scar

Love to bathe in the sun? Then it’s time to check your face, lips, ears, back of your hands, forearms, scalp and neck for these signs

Actinic keratosis is a precancerous lesion that can develop into a carcinoma. It normally appears in […]

By |October 1st, 2018|Family, Health|0 Comments
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Passionate About Pets

When man’s best friend gets sick, veterinarians like Dr. Note are the ones who are there to get them back on their paws again.

Tell us about yourself.

I’m Dr. Surasit Detchom, but you can call me “Dr. Note.” I graduated with […]

By |October 1st, 2018|Family, Pets|0 Comments
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Pampering With Purpose

Work out those stress kinks with a traditional Red Dao herbal bath all the while supporting a good cause

There are few occasions in life when we can treat ourselves to an hour of pure pampering while feeling we are also […]

By |September 30th, 2018|Family, Health|0 Comments
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We Are Accredited

International School Saigon Pearl (ISSP) is fully accredited by two of the most prestigious international accreditation agencies in the world: the Council of International Schools (CIS) and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), effective since July 2018.

In […]

By |September 28th, 2018|Education, Family|0 Comments
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Pain Management

When acute or chronic pain drags you down, you’re desperate for relief. Here are a few ways to put out the fire

Back, shoulder and neck pains are one of the most common types of pain resulting from repetitive use, poor […]

By |September 27th, 2018|Family, Health|0 Comments