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Mar 31, 2021

Why it is essential that we teach children to be critical thinkers

Why it is essential that we teach children how to be critical thinkers Critical thinking is the ability to engage…

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Mar 29, 2021

The importance of not allowing students to specialise at age 16

When students turn 16, they may begin taking specific courses to prepare for entrance into university – all attention seems…

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Mar 08, 2021

Why we use a co-teaching approach for our bilingual classes at SISD

Co-teaching is the practice of pairing teachers together in a classroom to share the responsibilities of planning, instructing, and assessing…

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Mar 07, 2021

Bilingualism at an early age – the benefits

The importance of learning languages at an early age It takes at least 15 years of academic education to communicate…

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Mar 07, 2021

The benefits of a boarding education

The skills students get from boarding Schools offering boarding provide children with more than a place to study and sleep.…

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Feb 22, 2021

The IB: the best educational programme to equip students with the skills for a post-covid world!

Today’s students will need to be uniquely prepared for a future that perhaps no one could have foreseen. The COVID-19…

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Feb 21, 2021

Meet the new Head of School – a Q&A session with Ruth Burke

What are your educational passions? I am very passionate about the IB – it is absolutely the gold standard of…

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Feb 11, 2021

The benefits of learning Arabic well at a young age can be career-enhancing

SISD’s European heritage is evident throughout its academic structure, not only in the use of the International Baccalaureate curriculum, but…

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