China has a current total of 821 international schools. Each year, the number of international schools in China grows by 10 -12%. In 2018 alone, 87 new international schools opened across China. In spite of such rapid growth in the number of international schools in China, Safeguarding remains a relatively unfamiliar and largely overlooked concept in the domestic education space.Read More
Early November, A-Star HR Director Sock Yian Low, Head of European International School Ho Chi Min Sean O’Maonaigh, and A-Star Legal Council Dionna Tong spoke at the 2018 VISION Conference in Beijing, China. With considerable experience in educational management and leadership, they covered the specific issue of safeguarding, a concept that outlines the importance of protecting children from mistreatment.Read More
A group of students between the ages 5-11 years old from Lorna Whiston Schools was chosen to perform in a choir alongside the TNT Boys at the President’s Star Charity. This is one of Singapore’s biggest, annual national fundraising events. Donations raised from the event will benefit 59 nominated charities supported by the President's Challenge.Read More
Last week, the Singapore team went through a mindfulness workshop, which highlighted the role mindfulness can play in the work environment. The benefits of mindfulness, especially increased positivity, focus, and reduced stress, are also especially relevant to the school setting – in fact, one of our schools, the Nobel International School Algarve, has integrated mindfulness in its curriculum.Read More
This is a great honor! The National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) honored Breanne Boyle, one of our Collegewise counsellors, with the Government Relations Award. Watch her interview! She talks about the roundabout way she began her career in college admission, her greatest professional accomplishments, why advocacy is important in the work NACAC members do, and why it is so important to exercise your right to vote.Read More
Collegewise has an ambitious vision to grow, which is why we are very pleased to announce the integration of Ivy Ed into the Collegewise team.
Ivy Ed can provide some tools which are complementary to Collegewise’s current program: test preparation and academic tutoring programs. On top of this, the Ivy Ed team has a similar philosophy and outlook which makes this new step very exciting.Read More
Our Founder and CEO, Brian Rogove, shared his perspective on continuous learning at Milken Institute's Asia Summit 2018.
This year's program, "A World in Transition: Preparing for the Future," addressed the trends, innovations, and disruptions transforming the Asia-Pacific region, and provide actionable steps to effectively prepare for the inevitable disruption and transition.Read More
Since 1999, Collegewise has been America’s premier college counseling company—focused on helping students go through the college application process in a smart and sane way. Since 2014, Reach Higher, started by former First Lady Michelle Obama during her time at the White House, has celebrated the importance of going to college by supporting school counselors and students.
Now in 2018, Collegewise and Reach Higher have joined together to bring both students and school counselors best practices to navigate the college application process.Read More
A superb year at Nobel International School, with national success in sporting activities and some outstanding academic and musical accolades, has been followed by excellent achievements in the summer examinations, with A* to A grades doubling from last year at 20 per cent, and A* to C grades at 73 per cent.Read More
Discover the new Gateway’s website and find everything you are looking for, whether you are a student, an agent or a host family.Read More
A child’s curiosity knows no bounds. At Lorna Whiston Preschool, we feed their appetite for knowledge by providing positive learning experiences to encourage them to explore, discover, question and create.Read More
A-Star Education continues its strategy to broaden its portfolio and welcomes Summer Discovery as a new member of the A-Star Education Group.Read More
We are hiring!!! A-Star Education is on an exciting growth path, and currently deploying significant investment towards growing and scaling our brands across multiple geographies, and set to welcome additional well known and reputed education brands into the family. As a result, we are looking for key leadership roles such as; Portfolio Company CEOs, Chief Information Officer and several support roles across our geographies. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with your CV and background.Read More
Another new member joining the ChangedEdu family! Lorna Whiston Schools established in 1980 specializes in English Enrichment, Speech & Drama and Preschools across Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong. Watch out for the new Lorna Whiston expansion at United Square including dedicated Secondary student classrooms and Black Box studio for Speech & Drama coming October 1st 2017!Read More