Global Indian International School Blog

    Volunteer today, be a leader tomorrow: How the 9 GEMS framework supports volunteerism and develops strong students

    September 15, 2017

     

    The benefits of community service are numerous, and research suggests that it truly is great to give help, as well as receive it. At every GIIS campus, our 9 GEMS™ model integrates opportunities for our students to give back to the community, and encourages students to develop their own unique sense of what it means to act upon their values...

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    Service uplifts us all: How “giving back” builds better communities and kids

    September 15, 2017

     

    Helping someone, or some community, in need can be a powerful and yet humbling feeling. And research suggests that only does serving others make us feel good, it makes our whole communities better, too.

    It’s no accident then, that a commitment to community service is built right into our holistic 9 GEMS™ model at all GIIS campuses. We provide...

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    Working hard and playing smart: How sports benefit the body and the brain

    September 15, 2017

    Learning to work hard and play fair, both in and out of the classroom, is a lesson we teach at every GIIS campus. We offer sports participation to students of all abilities across a large range of activities from basketball, tennis, soccer, athletics and yoga to Taekwondo and badminton, plus our Gold Squad Training programme for promising and...

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    How school sports can help build "soft skills"

    September 15, 2017

     

    Proponents of quality education agree that a rigorous academic preparation will provide students with a solid foundation that will grant them access to enter any number of career fields. At GIIS, our understanding of a comprehensive, quality education takes a holistic approach to preparing students with the kinds of skills required by the...

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    4 Benefits of playing traditional Indian games

    August 23, 2017

    Playing games has always been an exciting part of growing up for us all. We recollect with happiness our childhood games and gadget free days. Sports is a great way to make friends and be healthy as well.  

    Here are 4 reasons why we think playing traditional games is good for kids.

    Does not require expensive gear

    Indian traditional games like –

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