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AIS International Day 2019

International Day celebrations on Friday 19th April marked an important event in the way we celebrate many nationalities within our AIS community. Students were engaged in many different opportunities for them to learn about other cultures; whether it be through sports, dances, food or geographical facts. Such activities helped students increase their awareness of other people in other parts of the word. This not only let students ‘focus on the similarities, instead of our differences’ (quote from a student), it also enabled them develop respect and understanding for one another. Big thank you to the PFG for their help in

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AIS Sprint Invitational 2019

AIS hosted the AIS Sprint Invitational at AIS Sport Centre. Over 380 competitors from across the international school communities (AIS, BIS, ISHCM, SSIS, ABC IS, EIS, BVIS) and 2 clubs (KidZone Sharks, Alabang Country Club Gators) of Ho Chi Minh city. There was an amazing event from start to finish! Congratulations to AIS team, we finished 3rd in overall team points but we ranked 1st in the medal tally.   Individual winners: 6 & Under Boys: David Sawa (43 points – AIS); Cosme L Vanderlynden (35 points – BIS); Bailey Fowler (28 points – ISHCM). 6 & Under Girls: Lucy

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Congratulations To AIS Young Artists For Being Accepted Into Some Of The World’s Best Arts Universities

We have an annual exhibition of artwork by our International Baccalaureate Diploma Visual Arts students. This year 11 students will exhibit over 100 pieces of studio work in the school’s gallery area. The exhibition is the culmination of two year’s work and is curated by the students themselves as an integral part of the Visual Arts component of their IB. Collectively the work represents 100’s of hours of dedication and is testimony to the creativity and personal vision of these young artists many of whom have already been accepted into some of the world’s best arts universities: • SEO, Hyun Jin

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Back To The Basics: AIS Zooms In On The Im Importance Of Good Teachers

Close your eyes and take a trip down memory lane. Think back to the most memorable teachers you’ve ever had and you’ll likely think of those who left an emotional imprint on you—be it positive or negative. As the popular adage holds: “People will forget what you said. People will forget what you did. But people will never forget how you made them feel”. This rings true for the teaching methods at Australian International School in Ho Chi Minh City. According to Principal Dr Roderick Crouch or, as people call him, “ Dr Rod”, “The most important thing a school

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