Thu, 31 Jan 2019 02:00
Ruamrudee School to open new campus in Ratchapruek
RUAMRUDEE International School (RIS), one of the oldest international schools in Thailand, will open its second campus in the capital’s Ratchapruek area later this year.
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 11:39
Indonesia tops destination for international schools in Southeast Asia: Report
Indonesia remains a leading destination for international schools in Southeast Asia, according to ISC Research data announced on Tuesday.
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 01:00
Schools biased in hiring teachers
It is the time of the year when international schools in Thailand start recruiting teachers. Kris Wya, an African-American teacher with qualifications beyond the requirements, found getting a job in the country difficult. She said it was because of her skin colour and some “smart” schools wanted her photograph so they would know who she was, an African.
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 01:00
How to counter prejudice against Asians at international schools
Re: “What (some) Thai international schools are doing right”, Opinion & Analysis, July 4.
Wed, 04 Jul 2018 01:00
What (some) Thai international schools are doing right
In two recent letters in this section, international schools came under fire for their approaches to teaching STEM disciplines (science, technology, engineering and maths), as well as the qualifications of their teachers.
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 01:00
Why international school education is not worth the money
Re: “Thai international schools shouldn’t shun non-native teachers”, have Your Say, June 22.
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 01:00
Thai international schools shouldn’t shun non-native English speakers
I send my two children to an international school that calls itself new, though it has been in existence for quite some time.
Sat, 28 Apr 2018 01:00
Police hitting wrong target in crackdown on illegal teachers
Re: “Tourist police crackdown on ‘international schools’ employing illegal foreign teachers”, INN/ThaiVisa, yesterday.
Thu, 22 Oct 2015 01:00
High marks forInternational Schools
Thailand is positioned the lead the field in Asia, says the head of the country's leading school association
Thu, 12 Jun 2014 00:00
International school students to brush up on Thai history under new plan
The Office of Basic Education Commission (Obec) has set out its plan to have students at international schools in Thailand study Thai history.
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 00:00
Indonesia school abuse scandal sparks soul-searching
A sex abuse scandal at one of Indonesia's most prestigious international schools has sparked a heated debate about the failure to protect youngsters in the country and prompted calls for harsher punishments for paedophiles.
Fri, 13 Jul 2012 00:00
Letting down the language
Thai kids at Bangkok's international schools risk getting 'lost in translation'
Mon, 19 Sep 2011 00:00
Global Schools group plans 50 campuses across Asia, Mideast
The Singapore-based Global Schools Foundation (GSF) has recently announced a US$150 million expansion plan to set up 50 new international schools in Southeast Asia, the Middle East, India, Korea and China.
Thu, 08 Sep 2011 00:00
Where students get the best preparation for success
Bangkok International Preparatory and Secondary School (Bangkok Prep), one of the country's recently-established international schools, is now accredited and authorised by four highly recognised foreign and Thai organisations.