International Baccalaureate

Singapore's One World International School to Open Campus in Riyadh

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Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 2:00pm

The One World International School ( OWIS ) will be the fourth school to be established in Riyadh under the RCRC's International Schools Attraction Program, an initiative to bring international schools to the Saudi capital in partnership with the Kingdom's Ministry of Investment and the Ministry of Education.

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  • The One World International School ( OWIS ) will be the fourth school to be established in Riyadh under the RCRC's International Schools Attraction Program, an initiative to bring international schools to the Saudi capital in partnership with the Kingdom's Ministry of Investment and the Ministry of Education.
  • Global Schools Foundation (GSF) has received 350 international awards in educational excellence and organisational excellence from world's leading award bodies.
  • The Riyadh campus will give students the right foundation to propel them to international success in the future."
  • Founded in 2002, Singapore-based GSFhas several international brands under its aegis, including OWIS, Dwight School - Seoul, GIIS etc.

Uplift Education High Schools Receive National Recognition by Jay Matthews Challenge Index

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Monday, May 2, 2022 - 1:33pm

DALLAS, May 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/-- Uplift Education, the largest group of free public charter schools in North Texas, was recently recognized by Jay Mathews Challenge Index as having some of the top high schools in the nation.

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  • DALLAS, May 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/-- Uplift Education, the largest group of free public charter schools in North Texas, was recently recognized by Jay Mathews Challenge Index as having some of the top high schools in the nation.
  • Uplift North Hills, Uplift Summit International, Uplift Mighty, Uplift Grand, Uplift Hampton, Uplift Luna, Uplift Infinity, Uplift Williams and Uplift Heights were ranked by Mathews among the top half of 1% of high schools in the nation respectively in terms of success and demographics.
  • Other than North Hills, all of Uplift schools have large majorities of low-income students.
  • "The Uplift schools have been ranking high on the list for many years," said Jay Mathews of the Challenge Index.

New partnership offers STEAM & Entrepreneurship scholarships to students of African heritage in Nova Scotia

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Tuesday, April 26, 2022 - 2:00pm

The Shad-ILA partnership aims to remove barriers in the STEM pathway for students of African Descent who are traditionally underrepresented in STEM, by providing full scholarships to ILA participants for the Shad summer program.

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  • The Shad-ILA partnership aims to remove barriers in the STEM pathway for students of African Descent who are traditionally underrepresented in STEM, by providing full scholarships to ILA participants for the Shad summer program.
  • The first scholarship, a value of $6,100 has been awarded to Zainab Abdalmajid who will attend the Shad program this summer.
  • Students in Nova Scotia (as well as those from Saskatchewan, Prince Edward Island and International Baccalaureate students) who attend Shad receive a high school credit upon program completion.
  • Shad Canada is a STEAM & Entrepreneurship program for students in grades 10 and 11.

The Profs Online Tutor Platform Celebrate 90% Of Their University Applicants Receiving Offers from 1st or 2nd Choice Universities

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Thursday, March 17, 2022 - 1:00pm

The Profs Tutors is an award-winning team of tutors and education consultants, based in London, UK.

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  • The Profs Tutors is an award-winning team of tutors and education consultants, based in London, UK.
  • Since their inception, theyve facilitated online and offline tutoring for thousands of students, specialising in degree level and professional qualifications, A-levels, International Baccalaureates, GCSEs, and university admission processes.
  • Today, The Profs Tutors are celebrating a major milestone in their journey, as 90% of their university applicants have received offers from their first or second choice universities.
  • They consist of university academics, PhD students, professional private tutors, retired executives and entrepreneurs with a strong academic background.

The Profs Online Tutor Platform Celebrate 90% Of Their University Applicants Receiving Offers from 1st or 2nd Choice Universities

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Thursday, March 17, 2022 - 12:00pm

The Profs Tutors is an award-winning team of tutors and education consultants, based in London, UK.

Key Points: 
  • The Profs Tutors is an award-winning team of tutors and education consultants, based in London, UK.
  • Since their inception, they've facilitated online and offline tutoring for thousands of students, specialising in degree level and professional qualifications, A-levels, International Baccalaureates, GCSEs, and university admission processes.
  • Today, The Profs Tutors are celebrating a major milestone in their journey, as 90% of their university applicants have received offers from their first or second choice universities.
  • They consist of university academics, PhD students, professional private tutors, retired executives and entrepreneurs with a strong academic background.

The Village School Announces Pre-Medical Science Diploma Program for High School Students

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Tuesday, March 8, 2022 - 2:30pm

HOUSTON, March 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Village School, a premier PreK-12 private day and boarding school in Houston, recently announced it will offer a Pre-Medical Science diploma for its high school students interested in pursuing a career in medicine beginning in the Fall of 2022.The Village School is one of the only private schools in Houston to offer a Pre-Medical Science diploma program.

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  • HOUSTON, March 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Village School, a premier PreK-12 private day and boarding school in Houston, recently announced it will offer a Pre-Medical Science diploma for its high school students interested in pursuing a career in medicine beginning in the Fall of 2022.The Village School is one of the only private schools in Houston to offer a Pre-Medical Science diploma program.
  • Village's Pre-Medical Science diploma is a career-specific program which prepares students for the next step in their pre-medical education.
  • Through this collaboration, The Village School will become the first high school program in the world to utilize the complete Blausen Anatomy & Physiology experience.
  • Students participating in the program will be introduced to:
    For more information about The Village School and the new diploma program, visit thevillageschool.com .

Dr. Mahmud Kara is recognized by Continental Who's Who

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Monday, February 21, 2022 - 7:06pm

As a seasoned medical doctor, Dr. Kara has garnered more than 30 years of experience proudly serving patients and their families.

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  • As a seasoned medical doctor, Dr. Kara has garnered more than 30 years of experience proudly serving patients and their families.
  • In 2017, Dr. Kara founded KaraMD, a line of digestive support, heart health, and anti-inflammatory supplements to support full-body health.
  • Following his training, Dr. Kara practiced at Ravenna Primary Care from 2001-2004 and then at Robinson Memorial Hospital from 2004-2005.
  • Dedicated to the medical community, Dr. Kara remains associated with the American Medical Association and the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine.

INSTITUT AUF DEM ROSENBERG BECOMES FIRST SCHOOL IN THE WORLD TO OFFER STUDENTS HUMANIX® QUALIFICATION

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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 6:21pm

HHENWEG, Switzerland, Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Pioneering Swiss boarding school Institut auf dem Rosenberg (Rosenberg) today introduced Humanix the program that trains students' cognitive capacities and literacy through the study of human connectives to its holistic, individualized learning environment.

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  • HHENWEG, Switzerland, Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Pioneering Swiss boarding school Institut auf dem Rosenberg (Rosenberg) today introduced Humanix the program that trains students' cognitive capacities and literacy through the study of human connectives to its holistic, individualized learning environment.
  • The first school in the world to offer this program, Rosenberg will offer Humanix to help students master 21st century challenges in coexistence with intelligent machines.
  • "At Rosenberg, we embrace a forward-thinking approach to education that is well beyond the acquisition of knowledge," said Bernhard Gademann, Director General of Rosenberg.
  • Established in 1889, Institut auf dem Rosenberg isaSwiss boarding school providing astate-of-the-art, holistic learning environment for responsible leaders ofthe21stcentury.

Kennewick School District Leverages PowerSchool Solutions to Streamline District Operations

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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 4:31pm

PowerSchool (NYSE: PWSC), the leading provider of cloud-based software for K-12 education, today announced that Kennewick School District in Kennewick, Washington utilizes PowerSchool solutions to strengthen parent-teacher communication and streamline district administrative responsibilities.

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  • PowerSchool (NYSE: PWSC), the leading provider of cloud-based software for K-12 education, today announced that Kennewick School District in Kennewick, Washington utilizes PowerSchool solutions to strengthen parent-teacher communication and streamline district administrative responsibilities.
  • Additionally, the district has expanded its PowerSchool investment over the years, adopting solutions such as PowerSchool Unified Insights Talent and Business Operations and PowerSchool Unified Administration BusinessPlus to streamline its talent management, budgeting, payroll and broader financial and human resources operations.
  • Kennewick School District is a public school district located in Kennewick, Washington.
  • PowerSchool, the PowerSchool logo and other PowerSchool marks are trademarks of PowerSchool Group LLC or its parents or subsidiaries.

Cambodia-Based Harrods International Academy & Renford International School Join Global Schools Foundation

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Friday, January 21, 2022 - 12:48pm

Waterbridge owns and operates four campuses of the Harrods International Academy (HIA) and one campus of the Renford International School (RIS) in Phnom Penh.

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  • Waterbridge owns and operates four campuses of the Harrods International Academy (HIA) and one campus of the Renford International School (RIS) in Phnom Penh.
  • "We plan to work together with Harrods and Renford to set up 21st-century high-quality schools to meet the aspirations of Millennial parents and nurture their Generation Alpha children into Global Citizens," said Mr. Atul Temurnikar, Co-Founder and Chairman of Global Schools Foundation.
  • "Students and parents of Harrods and Renford will truly benefit from the huge network of GSF schools.
  • Founded in 2002, Global Schools Foundation is a Singapore-headquartered, community-oriented education institution whose mission is to cultivate and nurture young minds into global leaders of the future.