AIE Conference Drives International Education Dialogue

AIE Conference Drives International Education Dialogue

The world of international education, once composed of small and isolated school communities, has radically changed over the past two decades. What was once a few hundred schools scattered around the globe has now become thousands of institutions catering to students of varying backgrounds, beliefs and experiences. In this uncertain phase of growth, the Alliance for International […]

Conference Explores the Links Between Physical Activity and Learning

Conference Explores the Links Between Physical Activity and Learning

In mid-October the Professional Learning Hub @NIST was the proud host of the third annual International Association of Athletic Administrators & Coaches (IAAAC) Conference. The IAAAC is the only conference in the world dedicated to providing outstanding professional development and networking opportunities to international sport educators. This year the conference, which was oversubscribed, featured professional speakers, athletic […]

Exciting New Research Indicates MYP Students Are “Flourishing”

Researchers at Flinders University in Australia, exploring the social and emotional health of students from 11 to 16 years old in MYP schools, have found that these students are more self-aware, resilient and engaged in school than their non-MYP counterparts. Research has long shown that social and emotional health–besides being desirable qualities in their own right–are […]