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The spirit of co-operation and continuity

Private Banking at SEB strengthens its team and underlines long-term commitment in SingaporePictured are (from left): Jonas Bergqvist, Head of Private Banking; Rolf Fus, General Manager of SEB’s private banking branch in Singapore Rolf Fus, General Manager of SEB’s private banking branch in Singapore, looks out on the Marina Bay from the office on the 12th…

Mindfulness Specialist Ms. Gift Nisanart Dharmakeisirattana

American Int. School

ScandAsia had the pleasure of sitting down with Mindfulness expert Ms. Gift Nisanart Dharmakeisirattana.  Ms. Gift serves as the Co-chair of Communications and Development for the International Schools Association of Thailand  (ISAT) and is a pioneer in Asia for implementing Mindfulness into a school’s curriculum.  She  earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Film and Television from…

TEDx event at Bangkok Prep provides evening of inspiration

On Monday 3rd April 2017, Bangkok Prep proudly held its very first TEDx event, which was entitled ‘TEDx Youth@BangkokPrep Presents Evolutionary Ideas’. The event featured seven talks by school students, and three more by specially invited guest speakers. TED is a nonprofit organisation devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks…

A Child-Centred Setting for Early Years Education

“What we want is to see the child in pursuit of knowledge, and not knowledge in pursuit of the child,” wrote British author George Bernard Shaw.  For our children, learning should be filled with many moments of discovery and joy. A child’s first years in school should lay the foundations that make them lifelong learners,…

KIS Students exhibit their masterpieces at the “Journey” exhibition

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On March 23, 2017 the class of 2017 of KIS International School hosted an evening exhibition featuring outstanding works of art created by the IB Diploma Visual Arts students. The theme of the exhibition, “Journey”, showed the students’ exploration of the world through different forms of art, while reflecting on their passage through the IB…

Bangkok Prep receives Eco-Schools Green Flag Award

Bangkok Prep

Head of Primary School Duncan Stonehouse receives the Eco-Schools certificate from representatives of WWF Thailand On Tuesday 21st February 2017, Bangkok International Preparatory and Secondary School (Bangkok Prep) became the first school in Thailand to receive the Eco-Schools Green Flag Award. This is the highest award given by the Eco-Schools governing body, a global organisation aimed at promoting…