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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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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
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Camp it Up

Camp Asia is the coolest thing your kids can do during school holidays

As summer is fast approaching, parents might be wondering what there is for children to do in Ho Chi Minh City during the summer holidays? Look no further, Camp Asia has arrived!

Camp Asia is the leading […]

By |March 26th, 2018|Education, Family|0 Comments
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The Italian Approach

The children are at the center – strong, capable and resilient; rich with wonder and knowledge

This January, guests of Aurora International School Of The Arts (www.aurorareggio.com) were treated to a fascinating presentation by visiting Pedagogistas Tania Bertacchi and Alessandra Ferrari, experts in the Reggio […]

By |February 27th, 2018|Education, Family|0 Comments
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ISHCMC academic results higher than World average

Exam marks are no longer considered the be-all-and-end-all of education, but when a school is performing consistently higher than World average in terms of academic results, you can be sure they’re getting something right. At International School Ho Chi Minh […]

By |February 16th, 2018|Education, Family|0 Comments
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Education is Special for Everyone

Oi speaks with Mariecris Buenviaje, founder of STEPS Special School – Support Teach Encourage Person with Special Needs, Saigon’s first international standard school dedicated to children with special needs

Why did you choose a career in special education?

While working in the corporate world I became a […]

By |February 14th, 2018|Education, Family|1 Comment
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Seeking Attention

Strategies for teaching ADHD students at home

According to the Learning Disabilities Association of America, Attention Deficit Disorder/Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is not considered a learning disability. But the reality is that many students who have ADD/ADHD have other associated issues, which do hinder their ability to learn according […]

By |January 3rd, 2018|Education, Family|1 Comment
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Mind Your Languages

Why should anyone learn a foreign language? While living abroad, I can say that one thing I regret is not learning a second language. There are so many benefits to learning a second language. Such as connecting with people from different cultures, traveling, building multitasking skills, and increasing […]

By |December 26th, 2017|Education, Family|0 Comments