September 30, 2020
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How to Keep Your Child Motivated for School?

For most parents, getting your kid motivated to do their homework can seem like an upheaval task — so to speak, let alone keeping them motivated for school. There are several reasons why your child may not be motivated for school, including learning issues, social challenges, emotional and attention problems. […]
August 30, 2020
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5 Ways to Ease Back-to-School Anxiety Post-COVID 19

The recent pandemic has caused an interruption in our usual way of life — in the areas of business, education, travel, etc. Every person, young or old, has been affected one way or another. Children are also feeling these effects. Now that the ban has been lifted for children in […]
July 22, 2020
returning to school after MCO

How to Ensure Your Child’s Safety When They Return to School After MCO?

The coronavirus has been reported in kids of all ages, although the number of cases in children is significantly fewer than those of adults. Several studies have proven that children generally experience a milder form of COVID-19 than adults. Some children display very mild symptoms or none at all. As […]
May 27, 2020

How to Keep Your Child Focused During Online Learning

Parents are now spending every single moment of every single day with their children due to CMCO in Malaysia. While it’s nice to think that they can spend so much time with their loved ones, it’s also challenging because parents are now responsible for helping their little ones learn properly […]
February 27, 2020
Straits International School : Private schools teachere

Private Schools vs. Public Schools in Malaysia

In Malaysia, the debate about private schools versus public schools has gone on for ages — when it comes to deciding where your child should go. Both systems have their strengths and weaknesses. However, the private school system offers more advantages, academically, socially, and otherwise.   What’s a public school? […]
February 10, 2020
YE event in SIS Penang

Types of School in Malaysia

Choosing the right school for your kids is one of the best decisions you can make. Because it is an essential factor that can affect the course of the child’s future. Talking about the different types of schools in Malaysia, there are many options to choose from. In this blog […]
January 14, 2020
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Benefits Of Enrolling In An International School

There are several benefits that come with enrolling your child in an international school in Penang, Malaysia instead of a public school. Even though the original intent of establishing international schools in Malaysia was to provide for foreign students who want to study in Malaysia, local parents choose to enroll […]
November 27, 2019
Penang Straits International School students

Preparing Your Child For Kindergarten

Transition to kindergarten is usually a big change for both parents and kids. For the kids, it will be an exciting time of exploration and growth. During this stage, their sense of independence, self-reliance, and self-confidence starts to develop. To get the best out of your kid, during his/her kindergarten […]
November 26, 2018

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