11 NGOs Supporting Girls & Women in India

Priya, the youngest child, stayed back at home after her parents died in an accident, and looked after the household chores while her brothers went to school and college and got themselves paying jobs. She was married off at a young age and did the […]

I’m Fine – But Really, Am I?

Intense schooling and tutoring, homework, and the worry of exams have pulled Lim into a state of constant anxiety. He’s gone into flight mode and refuses to attend anything where he needs to learn. This isn’t just it. Home isn’t a safety net anymore either, […]

Who says Shakespeare’s texts are out of date?

There is no better way to enjoy one of Shakespeare’s works than actually going to watch a theatrical performance. The entertaining drama, vibrant atmosphere, and the foolery of hilarious characters – nobody had to worry about social distancing or one of the casts being called […]

What You Need to Know about the SATs

Consider the SAT Exam to be the last hurdle of your school years if the United States is where you dream of studying. The SAT is still prescribed as part of the admission requirement for many US colleges and is a significant factor in helping […]

Tips to score in IGCSE

It’s just the first day of school and you’ve already been bombarded with homework and assignments. It’s only a short space of time before you’ll have the exam timetable in your hands and once that happens, you will want the IGCSE’s to end as soon […]

6 Benefits of Learning Programming & Coding

Just last year, Singapore’s government made coding classes a mandatory subject for all primary school students. The Ministry of Education (MOE) has recognized the importance of coding for all kids when transitioning into our digitized tech environment. The reasons for recognition are often based on […]

5 ways to Ace the IB

So you’ve just begun your first year in an IB Diploma Programme, or you’re still preparing to get into one. Either way, we know there is a mix of emotions that you’re engulfed in – the end of the relaxing vacations coupled with the excitement […]

Ten Best Books to Read this Vacation for Grade 11

The benefits of reading as a teen are plenty. There is no dearth of research that shows the connection between active reading and higher grades. But of course, reading helps you even outside of the confines of your classroom. Exposing yourself to the world of […]

Top Ten Vacation Reads for Grades 7 & 8!

“Reading is the gateway for children that makes all other learning possible.”  – Barack Obama, How true that is and not only does reading for pleasure make learning of other subjects possible, in fact we could go so far as to say easy! Developing your reading […]

Top Ten Summer Reads for Grade 9!

Grade 9 is the start of an exciting phase of learning with new IGCSE subjects to delve into.  Yet, it can also be daunting too – with the pressure of Grade 10 looming ahead and the urgency to “improve your grades before it’s too late”. […]