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    GIIS Team

    5 things that make Singapore Unique

    June 10, 2019

    Singapore is a small but prosperous island nation that has a lot to offer when it comes to quality of life and individual growth. Although a little red dot on the world map, the country is very conducive for families and raising kids in a happy and safe environment.

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    A TV Studio in GIIS SMART Campus

    May 29, 2019

    A small crew works behind the scenes to ensure everything is in place before showtime; then, the cameras roll. A student takes on the role of the news anchor, narrating events that have recently taken place within the school community, whilst another set of students produce a commercial to showcase their marketing skills. Sketches like this...

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    5 Ways GIIS Embraces ‘Learning by Doing’ Approach

    April 11, 2019

    Experiential Learning or 'Learning through reflection on doing' is being argued by experts as a path forward for students who wish to be all-rounders and apply the acquired knowledge in real-life situations. A school that aims to balance academic excellence with holistic development, GIIS uses a very practical and hands-on approach to education.

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    Sport Stars Inspire GIIS Students with Messages of Perseverance, Dedication, Hard Work and Self-Confidence

    October 2, 2018

     

    "Don’t let anyone say you can’t do it.”

    That’s the message world-class tennis player Sania Mirza shared with GIIS students during a visit to the erstwhile Queenstown Campus as a part of the GIIS Leadership Lecture Series in December 2014. She is not the only one who has been to the GIIS campuses to encourage students to follow their passion...

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    How is 21st century school building different from traditional school?

    September 11, 2018

     

     
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    Why is Cambridge Lower Secondary Programme a Strong Curriculum

    September 1, 2018
    The Cambridge Lower Secondary Programme (CLSP) is specially crafted for children between 11 to14 years old and provides a strong foundation to students who want to pursue any international or national curricula for higher classes.
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    How a good primary education can help all-round development of students

    July 30, 2018

    In the words of the author, Jess Lair, "Children are not things to be moulded, but are people to be unfolded." Every child is talented in his own way. This belief is the basis of the Primary Programme at GIIS which aims to provide maximum exposure to students not only in academics but in multiple talent areas.

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    Why technology is vital in education process of Generation Z

    July 2, 2018

    Most of the present primary and secondary schools are catering to Generation Z, or post-millenials. Any progressive school will agree that confining Gen Z to regimented classroom and chalk-and-talk teaching will lead to futile learning. To keep up with the present generation’s learning style, schools have to leverage on technology.

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    Smart Schools Pave Way for Smart Students

    May 21, 2018

     

    If we teach today as we taught yesterday, then we rob our children of tomorrow – John Dewey

    Technology has come of age driving every aspect of our life. In the present times, every industry that affects human life – be it healthcare, banking, retail or travel, is thriving on technology. Then how can we ignore school education? After all,...

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    The future of education is here!

    April 14, 2018
     

    Remember the time when schools were classrooms with wooden furniture, basic facilities, a single teacher and textbook-heavy learning? Education, back then, was designed to meet the need of the hour.

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