Category archives for: Education

Our Brilliant Barge Trip!

Our Brilliant Barge Trip!

by Mary, Year 5 student at GIS
Year 5 students from Garden International School (GIS) had an amazing barge trip and learned all about the famous Chao Phraya River and its uses.
Before we got on the boat in Bangkok we met the barge crew – Mr Craig, Ms Erica and Mr Tee who told us the [...]

All you need is love

All you need is love

by Peter Hartnell
With the scent of roses still fresh in the air from Valentine’s Day, it is timely that this week, Tara Pattana International School (TPIS) has been holding meetings with parents and students as part of its Sex and Relationships Education Policy.
We believe that all children should experience a planned programme of sex and [...]

2015: A GIS Space Odyssey

2015: A GIS Space Odyssey

by Ian Fraser
One of humankind’s greatest accomplishments was to successfully land men on the moon and then return them safely to Earth.
As part of its ongoing commitment to Education Outside the Classroom, Garden International School (GIS) took 55 students from the Year 9 and IB cohorts, as well as five staff members, to the NASA [...]

Benefits of Extracurricular Activities

Benefits of Extracurricular Activities

by Jojo Jimenez Patubo
Extracurricular activities facilitate in the development of various domains of mind and personality such as intellectual, emotional, social, moral and aesthetic development. Creativity, enthusiasm and positive thinking are some of the facets of personality development and the outcomes of extracurricular activities.
Anda Performing Arts School provides a plethora of extracurricular activities in Music, [...]

Classroom Observation

Classroom Observation

by Rob Cable
In this article I will discuss multimodal semiotic analysis and its functions in the classroom.
Semiotics is the discipline that concerns itself with the meaning of all kinds, in all forms, everywhere. Sign is the central concept of semiotics; it is an entity in which meaning and form have been brought together in a [...]

The best of both worlds

The best of both worlds

by Peter Hartnell
Choosing the right school for your child is probably one of the most difficult decisions parents ever have to make. It is always something of a risk, especially when a school is relatively new and still has to establish its reputation.
In reality, many “international” schools in Thailand usually have a majority of students [...]

What is Montessori education?

What is Montessori education?

by Annemaree Grant
Montessori classrooms are filled with materials designed to spark interest and purposeful activity. Children are free to choose their own materials and to work with them for as long as they wish. At the heart of the Montessori approach is the view that children’s freely chosen activity builds independence, self-discipline and the ability [...]

Promises, promises

Promises, promises

by Peter Hartnell
By mid-January, most of us have made and already broken our New Year’s resolutions. Resolving to make changes to our lives is a popular preoccupation at this time of year throughout the world, so popular that the US government has a website dedicated to supporting people who want to make and to keep [...]

Avoiding the extremes of excess and deficiency in the classroom

Avoiding the extremes of excess and deficiency in the classroom

by Anthony Lawrence Kelly
Both ancient philosophy and modern science have taught us that balance is fundamental for life to thrive. Aristotle talked of the ‘Golden Mean’; Buddha of the ‘Middle Way’ and you’d be hard pressed to find a right-minded ecologist who supports the idea that disrupting an ecosystem would be beneficial to most preexisting [...]

Oxford Junior School holds Christmas party

Oxford Junior School holds Christmas party

Oxford Junior School Pattaya celebrated the festive season at its annual Christmas party held at Cholchan Pattaya Resort. Director Kamonporn Sae-Tae (Teacher Benz) was on hand to welcome and thank parents and guests. Pattaya City Deputy spokesperson Banchong Bantoonprayuk, guest of honor, stressed the importance of education in an address to participants. The evening also [...]

1 - 15 February 2015

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