January 3, 2014
Creativity is a powerful tool. It helps engage children in learning, both inside and outside of the classroom. It is a core skill, not limited to artistic or musical expression, and it is important in the sciences, mathematics, and for social and emotional intelligence.
December 25, 2013
With high school graduates all over the world seeking limited seats at top universities, one of the factors that set an individual apart from the crowd is often hands-on experience.
December 12, 2013
It’s a fact that many prominent business and political leaders were active members of Student Council during their school years. Indeed, having the opportunity to participate in Student Council at a young age helps build a foundation of leadership that will aid children for life.
December 4, 2013
With end-of-the semester concerts, assemblies, plays, and productions just around the corner, both children and their families are sure to enjoy the satisfaction that comes from participating in performances at school. But beyond the fun of being on stage, taking part in the performing arts has valuable benefits for children, in terms of their development of a number of life skills.
November 27, 2013
Guangxi, Henan, Guizhou, Shaanxi. Remote destinations for most travellers, but for Yew Chung International School of Shanghai (YCIS Shanghai) Secondary students, these are some of the destinations for learning beyond the classroom walls.