Global Indian International School Blog

    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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    IB Programme @ GIIS – Preparing Students to be World Citizens

    July 17, 2018

    Switzerland-based International Baccalaureate just released its results for exams held in May. As usual, Global Indian International School - one of the 700 international schools in Asia Pacific region to offer IB curriculum - fared very well, with 4 students emerging world toppers. This feather in the cap for the students (and for GIIS) is a...

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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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    When accomplished leaders inspire students, achievements can grow!

    April 16, 2018

    Singapore’s founding father Lee Kuan Yew, India’s most popular president Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, Peace activist Ela Gandhi, Statesman Tony Blair, actor Aamir Khan, cricketer Virender Sehwag! These are men and women of repute; those who have achieved success through hard work and talent, and those who can inspire many to achieve more through their...

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    GIIS Scholarship Programme - Opening Doors to Success

    March 23, 2018

    The word 'scholarship' holds tremendous weight in education parlance.

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    Is Leadership Taught or Inborn?

    November 1, 2017

    Groundbreaking ideas sometimes stem from controversies. In this blog post, we dare challenge our community to the age-old debate of nature versus nurture. Hear the different sides of the debate, and put your thinking cap on! Here is the question: Is leadership taught or inborn?

    Some feedback from our community of students, parents and academic...

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