We have 17 parents at the meeting for the proposed NHD Finals Trip to Washington, great news! It would be fantastic to see all the students who won 1st or 2nd place in the National History Day Regionals at BIS have the chance to travel to Washington to compete in the NHD Finals. If you did not have a chance to get to school today for the meeting please contact either P.Arthur or P.Jonathon for more information. At this stage the approx cost is $3400 per student.
I am in the process of migrating this blog over to here. http://teachingandlearninginindonesia.wordpress.com/ Please come and join me. (Partially because this blog has grown bigger than just MYP and GJIS. ;) ) Within the next few months this blog, MYP @ GJIS will probably be retired.
This is just a little article that I created for an online Workshop that I’ve been working on. The MYP Next Chapter changes are closer, and I hope everyone can see now that they are evolutionary, not revolutionary.
Last Saturday GJIS hosted another parents’ workshop coffee morning. We started with a plenary session titled “What is International Mindedness” followed by two breakout sessions with about 6 or 7 different workshop choices each.
In keeping with our school’s bilingual nature we had a mixture of workshops presented in English, Bahasa Indonesia and both! Continue reading