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April 27, 2022
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Mistakes Parents Make That Can Affect Their Child’s Learning

One of the keys to your child's success is avoiding these common mistakes that many parents make.
March 25, 2022
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What Age Do Kids Start School in Malaysia?

Every child is unique and has a different growth pattern; some children develop quickly, while others develop more slowly.
March 22, 2022

Mandarin Singing Competitions

Singing brings a sense of fun to our Mandarin lessons! Our students beautiful singing voices were highlighted at our Mandarin Singing Competition. A special mention to prize winners:
February 23, 2022
Kolb's Learning Styles

Kolb’s Learning Styles: How They Help Students

Kolb's learning styles and experiential learning cycle enable students to translate information into real and practical concepts or theories.
February 3, 2022
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What is Trending in Education in 2022?

In recent years, the world of education has seen tremendous shifts as a result of a variety of circumstances such as the pandemic, technological advancements, and shifting alternatives and priorities. It can be difficult for a busy parent, educator, or student to maintain their footing on what appears to be […]
December 27, 2021
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Benefits to be Part of International Schools Partnership (ISP)

Running a school “on your own” is challenging, especially if you don’t have access to additional help, counsel, or finance. This is a reality for many independent schools. The International Schools Partnership (ISP) recognizes this, and membership in the ISP organization provides major benefits to schools of all types, including […]
November 24, 2021
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5 Tips for Parents to Prepare Their Child to Return to School

Following months of lockdown, children will be confronted with new school regulations, routines, classrooms, classmates, teachers, and, in some cases, new schools. Many kids, like those in primary school,  will be anxious about these new developments, especially in light of the continued menace of COVID-19 and new school social distancing […]
October 28, 2021
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How Do I Help My Child with Anger Issues?

When a child in school struggles with anger, it can be a difficult position for both the parents, teachers and the child. Some children are quickly irritated. They get worked up over seemingly little incidents. They scream. They may even become combative. If your children in primary school often experience […]
October 11, 2021
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Make Learning Fun Again for Kids Who Learn from Home during the Pandemic

For kids, staying home for long without the regular extracurricular activities like playing with their friends can cause a loss of motivation in academic studies. This is especially true during the Covid-19 pandemic as most kids have shifted to online learning.  The good news is by making learning fun for […]