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What Do You Teach?

“What do you do for a living? ”

“I am a teacher.”

“Oh! What do you teach?”

This is a more complicated question than most people realize. I have provided instruction on many things including, but not limited to, literacy, mathematics, science, geography, […]

By |September 26th, 2016|Education, Family|0 Comments
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Someone Special

Teachers, charities and parents are fighting to improve education for children with disabilities

Three years ago, a deaf-blind toddler who self-harmed was brought out of a psychiatric hospital and into The Kianh Foundation, a charity for children with disabilities in the central […]

By |September 18th, 2016|Education, Family|0 Comments
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Education Evaluation

A look at Vietnam’s growing options of international schools

The local real estate market has been in a sort of “honeymoon” phase when it comes to foreign investors, as the State allowed foreigners to purchase property for the first time in […]

By |September 11th, 2016|Education, Family|0 Comments
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Leveraging Languages

Is translanguaging the answer to 21st century multilingual classrooms?

It is hard to argue against the importance of English as a truly world language. Used by almost 942 million people around the world, and in five of the world’s top ten largest […]

By |September 8th, 2016|Education, Family|0 Comments
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School on a Hill

In the world of international schools, the newly opened Anne Hill International School aims to stand out

Anne Hill is owner and principal of Anne Hill International School—a new International School in Ho Chi Minh City, which caters to children from 18 […]

By |September 7th, 2016|Education, Family|0 Comments
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Natural Born Philosophers

Research has shown that children from as young as four years old can engage in philosophical dialogue. Many people shy away from the idea of doing philosophy with kids, but they are actually the perfect candidates. Philosophy is all about […]

By |August 25th, 2016|Education, Family, Homework|0 Comments
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The Ta Lai Project

The Grade 11 students at European International School Ho Chi Minh City rebuild sanitation facilities at Ta Lai village school

This spring, when Grade 11 students at the European International School Ho Chi Minh City learned that primary students in the […]

By |August 21st, 2016|Education, Family, Higher Learning|0 Comments
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ISHCMC’s Class of 2016 Sets New Highest Average IB Diploma Score

ISHCMC’s Class of 2016 Sets New Highest Average IB Diploma Score and Individual Subject Scores for ISHCMC

International School Ho Chi Minh City (ISHCMC) has cause to celebrate with outstanding results in the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program (IB DP) examinations. The […]

By |August 17th, 2016|Education, News|0 Comments
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Speaking in Tongues

As a bilinguist, I often get asked: “How did you learn English so well?”, “When did you start learning English?,” and “Did you live in America at some point in your life?” I giggle and think to myself, “Here we […]

By |August 15th, 2016|Education, Family, The Syllabus|1 Comment

ISSP offers free After School Activities Program

The International School Saigon Pearl welcomes all children aged 4 to 11 years old to join a free taster session of their highly popular After School Activities Program.

Exciting activities to look forward to include cooking, ballet, magic club, arts & […]

By |July 29th, 2016|Education, News|0 Comments