Partnerships: Parents and Teachers Working Together

By Amanda Kiat, Elementary Vice Principal When I first started teaching I had an amazing mentor who taught me the ins and outs of building partnerships with parents. I was lucky enough to tag along with her during a very important week in August many moons ago. During that week…

Sense of Inclusion: Impact of Social-Emotional Challenges on Learning

By Karine Estadieu, Inclusive Education Coordinator at TIS The International School of Macao celebrated its 15th anniversary last month. It was a wonderful opportunity to appreciate the significant growth of the school from a few dozen students to the current 1,150 students representing close to 40 different countries. It can…

The Power of Pink

By Ian Jefferson Featured Photo Credit: Amy Clack “What is right is not always popular and what is popular is not always right.” Albert Einstein Words to live by and words that are at the heart of struggles faced by many of us. As Middle School Vice Principal, I am…

Celebrating Success

By Martin Brown, High School Vice Principal The best part about being a member of the TIS community is, of course, the students. They all have a range of interests and talents, and it’s our pleasure to help them develop the skills that they already have or learn the ones…

Tigers Athletics Pushes New Boundaries

By Bing Han, Athletics Director Since the inception of after school sports at TIS 8 years ago, the program has undergone tremendous growth both in terms of the number of athletes that compete for TIS and the number of opportunities available for our student-athletes to compete against other international schools…
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