Dramatic Arts education is an important means of stimulating creativity in problem solving. It can challenge students’ perceptions about their world and about themselves. Dramatic exploration can provide students with an outlet for emotions, thoughts, and dreams that they might not otherwise have means to express.
A technology-rich school located in the green parklands of Putrajaya sounds like the best of both worlds. Editor Chad Merchant visited the campus and met Principal Alison Hampshire for a tour and explanation of the philosophies behind the success of Nexus International School.
International schools today offer so much more than schools of generations past, and Australian International School Malaysia is no exception. Editor Chad Merchant talks here with the Head of Middle and Senior School, who is settling nicely into her role after a year on the job.
Editor Chad Merchant met Dr Deborah Priest, the new principal at Australian International School Malaysia, and discussed her approach to education and her philosophy of teaching students to think differently.