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Ashok Deepan
GIIS Team
Sep 10, 2019
Education Tips

How is Cambridge Lower Secondary Programme different from another curriculum?

How is Cambridge Lower Secondary Programme different from another curriculum?

As children finish their primary education, parents are often confronted with the decision of choosing a suitable...

Ashok Deepan
Jan 4, 2021
Education Tips

How To Identify Children’s Learning Styles

How To Identify Children’s Learning Styles

Children have different learning styles. They respond to different learning tactics. That’s why parents learn early on not to compare one child to the other. If your children are slow learners, they may be finding it difficult to understand the learning style you might currently be using.

Neyda Haq
Jan 4, 2021
Scholarship

Importance of 9 GEMS Holistic Development Scholarship in Student Life

Importance of 9 GEMS Holistic Development Scholarship in Student Life

If you think scholarships are just a leeway to gain access to education and ease your financial burden, think again. Scholarships are vital as they give students access to the education they inevitably need. GIIS Singapore’s 9GEMS Holistic Development Scholarship is one such programme that provides holistic learning to produce all-round citizens. There are unique scholarships that offer valuable learning opportunities outside of academics.‍

Rupali Kaerkar
Jan 4, 2021
Scholarship

Importance of merit scholarships in student life

Importance of merit scholarships in student life

Academically, athletically, and artistically accomplished students looking for lucrative sources to fund their education can find the perfect solution in a merit scholarship. Merit-based scholarships help to facilitate quality education to deserving students through full or partial coverage of tuition fees.

Rema Rajiv
Jan 29, 2021
Kindergarten

Making your Preschooler More Expressive

Making your Preschooler More Expressive

If your child seems shy compared to other children at preschool or in your family, you may be concerned about whether this is normal. Some children are more expressive than others.

Ashok Deepan
Dec 24, 2020
High School

Looking on the Bright Side: 6 Benefits of Online High School Classes

Looking on the Bright Side: 6 Benefits of Online High School Classes

The sudden shift to distance learning has changed the way schools deliver education. More and more students, as well as teachers, are now leveraging the benefits of online classes. If you’re wondering what you have to look forward to in the coming school year, this list should help you figure that out.‍

Neyda Haq
Jan 4, 2021
Scholarship

Scholarships are essential. Tips to follow before applying for a scholarship

Scholarships are essential. Tips to follow before applying for a scholarship

Approximately 617 million children in the school-going age group cannot attain the minimum proficiency levels in reading and mathematics. The reason is not lack of intelligence, but the underlying factors that affect their learning process. Together, they contribute to poor classroom performance.

Rupali Kaerkar
Jan 4, 2021
Admission Tips

Seven School Tour Tips for Choosing the Best International Preschool for Your Child

Seven School Tour Tips for Choosing the Best International Preschool for Your Child

Preschools fill a crucial role in preparing your child for the group learning environment they will be part of in kindergarten and beyond. A preschool tour will help you figure out whether a school is the best fit for you, your child, and your family. ‍

Ashok Deepan
Jan 4, 2021
Education Tips

Tips For Parents To Support their Child With Study Skills

Tips For Parents To Support their Child With Study Skills

Some children struggle to retain information. Others find it easy. Some students breeze through their language learning courses but fail in their maths exams. Others excel in math and sciences but fail in PE. No two children are the same. They have different strengths and weaknesses. That’s why a one-size-fits-all approach doesn’t work.

Neyda Haq
Jan 4, 2021
Kindergarten

What are the facilities that children get in a playschool in Singapore

What are the facilities that children get in a playschool in Singapore

There was a time when learning and playing were two separate activities for children. Over the years, educators and parents have realised that play is essential for learning, especially for young children. Play can inspire interest and enrich learning experiences while children develop key skills such as experimentation, teamwork, self-expression, and inquiry.

Rupali Kaerkar
Dec 24, 2020
Scholarship

When should secondary school and high school students start applying for scholarships?

When should secondary school and high school students start applying for scholarships?

Have you ever thought about scholarships? What are they? Who gets them? Well, a scholarship is a form of financial aid that partially or fully covers schooling costs. There are many different scholarship opportunities available, and the scholarship criteria can be based on academic performance, skills, or the candidate’s financial status.

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Neyda Haq
Dec 24, 2020
Education Tips
10 Awesome Tips To Help Ease Your Child Back Into School Mode10 Awesome Tips To Help Ease Your Child Back Into School Mode

Your children are getting ready to go back to school. But with a global pandemic, the situation you and your little ones face is far from routine. All across the country, parents are trying to figure out several things, foremost of which is how you’ll get your children back into school. With academic calendars upended everywhere, who knows what’s going to happen next?

Rupali Kaerkar
Dec 24, 2020
Kindergarten
10 tips for parents seeking admission in a Preschool in Singapore10 tips for parents seeking admission in a Preschool in Singapore

Choosing a school isn’t a walk in the park. With so much pressure on parents to find the right preschool, and many parents searching for the best ones, it can take more than a year.

Rupali Kaerkar
Dec 24, 2020
Primary School
7 tips for parents to boost the reading skills of their children in primary school7 tips for parents to boost the reading skills of their children in primary school

Reading is an essential skill, one that your child needs. Better reading comprehension, for instance, sets a child up for success later in life. Better reading skills are also linked to improved emotional and intellectual development in children. It also helps with the child’s communication skills. There’s also the fact that reading for fun brings kids many benefits, one of which includes much-needed escape.