5 Reasons Why Every Kid Should Play Sports

Bing Han, Athletic Director While we have all heard that playing sports as a youth builds persistence, character and teamwork, there are still those who believe that participation in sports isn’t worth the time or effort for their kids. The benefits of kids playing sports are well documented — from…

Why Experience Week Is So Important For Students

Martin Brown, Vice Principal High School We at TIS are extremely proud of our school and the students, parents, teachers and community that work together to make it the vibrant, nurturing and supportive learning environment that it is. One of the main aspects of this is the TIS Advantage, our…

Three Things You Can Do To Help Your Child Be Successful At School

Amanda Kiat, Vice Principal Elementary School Over the years parents have often asked me what they can do to help their children be more successful at school. Of course, reading is one of the sure fire ways to help increase a child’s academic achievement. There is a direct correlation between…

The Profound Influence of Reading for Our English Language Learners

Tom Rabbitt, ELL Coordinator Year after year, I am amazed by the English language development of our English Language Learners (ELLs), particularly in the domain of reading. As parents and educators, it is important to look beyond the finished product of our top students and reflect back upon the journey…

Growing from Strength to Strength

Howard Stribbell, Head of School It’s hard to believe that we have almost completed one month of school. It has been another whirlwind of activity to get the school up and running, but overall I am very pleased with the speed and efficiency at which this has happened. This year,…

Google Camp is Coming to TIS

TIS is committed to the effective use of technology in the classroom and providing continued professional development opportunities to support our teachers in increasing their technology skills. As such, we are pleased to announce that TIS will be hosting a Macau Google Cloud Camp on August 28th. The one-day workshop…
Conference Highlights
TIS hosted its first Tech Conference on April 18, 2015