In the spotlight
CIS's dancing queenCongratulations to grade 8 student Lavanya J and her team for winning first place in this year’s World of Kidz dance competition. We catch up with Lavanya to find out more. Read full story
Read more Developing learner agency through arts and physical integration How does combining arts and physical literacy facilitate learner agency - a core value of Primary Years Programme (PYP) learning? Tonia Whyte Potter-Mal, TK PYP coordinator, explains how Hélène Boiron, TK’s only kindergarten arts and physical literacy integration specialist, does it. Read more Own the future with multilingualism It has become more important than ever to prepare our children for the future with a multilingual education, just like this CIS family whose three daughters were enrolled in CIS's English-Chinese bilingual programme. Join us as we chat with them to find out how the programme benefitted them and why it's important to start learning languages from young. Read more When a child leaves for university: a parent’s coping tips What is it like when a beloved child leaves home to go to university? Jacqueline Weber, former CIS parent, tells us about the inevitable heartbreak and shares coping tips to navigate this trying time. Read more TedxYouth 2018 - behind the scenes Organised completely by secondary students for the second year in a row, TEDxCanadianIntlSchool 2018 was a huge success. Student organisers developed leadership skills and learnt about every facet of event management, while presenters honed their research and public speaking skills. Some of the thought provoking topics this year included artificial intelligence, child hunger and the role of technology in our daily lives.