AIS Newsletter Archive

Issue February 2021

Published 3월 2021

Issue January 2021

Published 2월 2021

Issue October 2020

Published 11월 2020

Partners In Education

Published 10월 2020

Back To School

Published 9월 2020

Setting Good Goal For The New Year

Published 8월 2020

“The new year whether that be the calendar new year or the lunar new year (Tet) is a great time to reflect on the previous year and make plans or resolutions, even if some (like Í need to lose 5kg or I will go to the gym every day) may not last more than a week! At AIS January is the half-way point in the academic year and this is an excellent time for all students (and parents) to review and refocus academic progress. This is why we held our parent/teacher and student conferences last week. For some students, the school year will have gone well while for others less so.”

Building A Better World

Published 2월 2019

“Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.”
This week, the senior students will be hosting the annual student GIN conference at AIS. GIN – Global
Issues Network – is a wonderful opportunity for students to show leadership and think through practical
solutions to issues that connect them to the wider world.

Goal Setting

Published 1월 2019

The following are some useful strategies for helping your child. I included them in a newsletter two years
ago, but they are still pertinent and so worth republishing…

Being a great parent – Part II

Published 12월 2018

Boys can be especially bad at learned helplessness – in other words, if they do something badly they will find someone – usually their mother – to do it for them. If we wish to build responsibility in our children, then we need to give our children things to do…

The Challenge of Good Parenting

Published 11월 2018

Recently a number of staff have become parents for the first time. The joy on their faces is simply wonderful, despite the lack of sleep! Although my own children are adults and I now have grandchildren, I remember the day that each of my children was born and the sense of overwhelming love that flowed through me.