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Educational STEAM day.

Brighton

Brighton College Bangkok will be holding a fun and educational STEAM Day on Tuesday 4th July for their pupils and a limited number of pre-registered guests.  What is STEAM I hear you ask?  STEAM stands for Science, Technology. Engineering, Art and Mathematic. On this special day the children will be taking part in activities focused on these areas as…

Bangkok Prep celebrates 2017 Graduation Day

Bangkok Prep

On Tuesday 30 May, Bangkok Prep held its 2017 Graduation Day, with special guest speaker H.E. Brian Davidson, British Ambassador to Thailand, who presented the diplomas to students. Head of School Valerie Thomas-Peter says, “This is a ‘bittersweet’ time of year as we say goodbye to a cohort of Year 13 students who have become very…

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

KIS

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…

ScandAsia media internship for Bangkok and Singapore

ScandAsia is once again open for applicants from media students from media schools and universities in Denmark for a half year of internship in Bangkok and Singapore. The applicants will have to follow the procedure set up and agreed to by all the Danish media organisations. Apart from the two positions advertised in Denmark, ScandAsia is…

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…