Drum roll please, the third ISB Alumni Achievement Award goes to…

The award celebrates former students’ achievements and service and helps inspire current students with purpose and compassion.

Neurodiversity Celebration Week at ISB

Five days of activity showed the school’s commitment to inclusivity and its support for students with different learning profiles.

ISB Korea tour strengthens ties with country's top universities

ISB’s University & Career Advisors plus several school leaders made the trip to help more students secure admission to their dream university.

Flashback Friday: BEIMUN

This academic simulation of one of the world’s most important diplomatic organizations develops skills including critical thinking, public speaking, collaboration, and leadership.   

ISB community engages in bystander workshops to promote inclusion and respect

Through these interactive activities and thought-provoking discussions, we have become empowered to be active bystanders and to make a positive difference in the lives of those around us.  

Hi! Ni hao! Hola! Salut! ISB Language Week

Following this special week, here’s a video showing how languages and cultural diversity are a key part of the challenging and joyful learning at ISB.

Community Spirit: The Heart of ISB

At the International School of Beijing (ISB), we know that it is the members of our community that...

ISB's Spirit of Intercultural Thinking: A Strength Worth Celebrating

The International School of Beijing (ISB) is proud to represent a global community, one that...

ISB students enjoy mentorship meeting with alumni

This was the latest in a series of Pathways events and opportunities harnessing the value of the school’s strong alumni network to benefit current ISB students.

Flashback Friday: Wu Shu is back at ISB!

Starting in Season 3 ASAs, the Jackie Chan Stunt Team, founded in 1976, will be teaching interested ES and MS students Wu Shu.

Beyond the Classroom: Learning Outside Four Walls at ISB

At the International School of Beijing (ISB), we believe in the power of learning beyond the...

Chinese New Year of the Dragon at ISB

Check out this highlights video from the Chinese new year celebrations that students, families, and community members have just enjoyed at ISB.

Nurturing Lifelong Learners: ISB's Holistic Approach to Education

At the International School of Beijing (ISB), our education merges traditional best practices with...

Unity in Community: The Importance of Togetherness at ISB

At the International School of Beijing (ISB), we are proud to stand as a beacon of holistic...

Flashback Friday: Long Long's Song

With Long Long's Song and DRAGON SPIRIT!, we look forward to continuing old traditions and also creating new ones, that will all be part of ISB's legacy.

Experts, ISB community grapple with AI issues during second ISB Leadership Talk

Featuring alumni guest speakers, the talk series was established to foster community, provide challenging and joyful learning, and help students consider hot, real-world issues.

Coffee mornings, Back to School Nights, charity sports matches, and distinguished guest speakers

ISB’s Strategic Plan formally identifies strong relationships as one of the school’s priorities. Here’s a look at how the numerous events that ISB organizes for parents support a welcoming, engaged community.

Student-led assembly raises awareness of racism and bias

This was one example of ISB’s efforts to empower students with purpose and compassion while ensuring all are welcome in the school’s diverse community.

Semester 1 highlights video

Students, parents, and staff star in this highlights reel from a few months in which they really put ISB’s aspirational Mission into action.

Lifelong learners

The best learners never stop learning. Here’s a video about ISB’s professional development programs, which help ensure teachers and staff are providing tip-top tuition.

When students run the assemblies

ISB’s Elementary School has given students input into planning assemblies and events where they present their challenging and joyful learning to classmates and parents.

Flashback Friday: Theater Productions at ISB

For this week's Flashback Friday, let us take a trip down memory lane of theater productions through the years.

Great Wall Shootout basketball tournament set to be slam dunk for ISB

Check out this promo video and infographic for a taste of the history, excitement, and achievement coming up on court from Thursday to Saturday.

ISB's Middle School Playground!

Check out this video about our new Middle School (MS) Playground!

Flashback Friday: Spirit Week at ISB

As the International School of Beijing’s (ISB) Spirit Week comes to a close, check out these photos from this week and from Spirit Weeks gone by.

ISB high-scores with talks by alumni video game professionals

Former students are invited to a Shanghai reunion event where they can hear from these experts, who recently helped launch a new ISB guest speaker series.

Book Week at ISB

Here’s a video about how ISB’s literacy experts are using a range of initiatives to ensure challenging and joyful learning in this area.

Get excited for ISB's International Day with this promo video

School mascot Long Long got help from ISB students to discover what International Day is all about.

Flashback Friday: ISB International Day

International Day provides a fun-filled way for students and the whole community to respect and celebrate ISB’s diversity through cultural performances, activities, and food tasting. 

How ISB students explore and discover their passions

ISB’s 2023-2024 co-curricular program is underway, offering sports, after-school activities, and service opportunities. The program is a major way ISB empowers students to purpose and compassion and provides learning that is both challenging and joyful.

Peak moments and Dragon Spirit

ISB’s Strategic Focus Areas formally identify strong relationships as one of the school’s priorities. With a host of events on offer in a big year for ISB and Beijing, here’s a look at how ISB engages parents in its welcoming community.

The first day of school is nearly here...

We're so excited for campus to be brimming with Dragon Spirit on Monday... see how we've been preparing over the summer and welcoming new Dragons these past few weeks!

Extraordinary IB exam results for ISB students

ISB’s most recent graduates have once again outperformed global peers in this prestigious academic program, validating the school’s focus on challenging and joyful learning, purpose and compassion, and relationships and internationalism.

2022-2023 review: stand-out moments and achievements

Watch our highlights video from a year in which the ISB community really put the school’s aspirational Mission and Vision and Strategic Focus Areas into action.

So many experiential learning opportunities to choose from…

High School's ELO Trips challenged students, as well as encouraged them to serve and explore their community.

ISB's Middle School May Trips are finally back!

Check out these photos from MS' May Trip!

Congratulations to the Class of 2023, ISB's newest alumni!

After a school experience fostering social-emotional strength, academics, global citizenship, purpose and compassion, these students have exciting futures, with many poised for their dream courses at universities worldwide.

Check out ISB's Senior Parade video!

Please enjoy this video of ISB's Senior Parade. You will hear from some of our graduates and see how ISB truly supports all students to find their potential and excel in their chosen field, whatever that may be.

Mix It Up Lunches at ISB

ISB's Mix it Up Lunches challenges students to step out of their comfort zone and engage with others, helping to create a more inclusive learning environment.

Meeting environmental commitments, inspiring green leaders

The third ISB Sustainability Impact Report gives an update on the school’s sustainability work – and how this work has empowered students to purpose and compassion.

ISB Middle School celebrates math competition achievements!

This week, ISB's MS assembly celebrated ISB’s cultural diversity and math competition highlights. 

CASTA Day is here!

ISB was filled with vibrant performances, creative art, and colorful tie-dye shirts today for ES's 18th annual Celebrate and Share the Arts festival!

Hogwarts High School show casts spell over ISB

The production set in ‘a certain school of magic and magic’ captivated audiences, allowed students to explore their passions, and provided challenging and joyful learning.

EY3 students explore the community!

Our EY3 class's recent community explorations are a perfect example of how ISB prioritizes students’ social and emotional well-being.

ISB swimmers make a clean sweep of ACAMIS Invitational victories!

Swimmers from the International School of Beijing (ISB) made a splash at the ACAMIS Invitational, being the overall champions in both the recent senior and junior meets.

Dragons have a blast at the ISB Gala

Community members came together for a resplendent evening celebrating and strengthening the strong relationships that help define ISB.

An idea for a helping hand

Here’s a video about Student Helpers, a new group of Elementary School volunteers demonstrating the sense of purpose, compassion, and service found among ISB’s youngest learners.

ISB holds 25th Grade 2 Circus

Check out these fun photos from our Grade 2 Circus!

ISB's charity heroes get younger

Grade 5 students have been on a new range of field trips designed to empower them to purpose and compassion by learning through community service.

APAC is back!

ISB athletes and fans lit up Shanghai last weekend for the first Asia Pacific Activities Conference since 2019. Here’s why the return of this Varsity sports showcase meant so much to China’s international school community and ISB’s goal of empowering students to purpose and compassion.

Myth busters

Could Rapunzel’s hair really have lifted the prince? ISB Seniors studying biology, chemistry, physics and other sciences investigated many such popular questions as they united for a great example of challenging and joyful learning.

Photos – ISB welcomes the Year of the Rabbit

Events like this play a big role in the strong relationships found in the ISB community.

Why ISB has the best teachers

ISB’s Strategic Plan formally prioritizes continuing to find top-quality educators. Here’s how the school has been innovating in recruitment.

ISB Alumni Digest shows once a Dragon, always a Dragon

ISB is developing the greatest alumni network in Asia as part of its strategic focus on peer relationships among the school’s wider community. The new Alumni Digest newsletter is bursting with alumni highlights.

Online learning highlights

A top five of techniques and tech that faculty and classes have been enjoying in their virtual classes these past few weeks.

Strategic Focus Areas in action

In one week, ISB students and faculty demonstrate all three of the school's new Strategic Focus Areas.

See, exchange, and stay informed on your children's learning

ISB prioritizes strong relationships and clear communication between school and home. Through Seesaw and DX, parents can engage with their children’s learning 24/7. Here are tips and videos on how to get the most from these online platforms.

How to get better at teaching? Ask your students

Research shows the importance of student perceptions in evaluating good teaching. As part of the school’s strategic focus on ensuring challenging and joyful learning, ISB students have had their latest opportunity to give feedback on their teachers.

Students help design ISB rooftop garden!

International School of Beijing students help design the school's new rooftop garden as part of our ongoing commitment to sustainability and providing hands-on learning experiences.

A new chapter in literacy teaching

ISB’s Book Week is around the corner, and the school has a special focus on reading and comprehension this year. Read on for details of how ISB ensures challenging and joyful learning in this area, plus some tips on reading at home.

Q&A with ISB Sports Medicine Club Executives

Two Grade 12 Sports Medicine Club students talk about how their unique co-curricular activity empowers them to purpose and compassion.

Decisions, decisions. So many sports and activities to try at ISB!

In the co-curricular program that’s just launching for 2022-2023, students can explore and discover their passions. ISB’s new Strategic Plan has made a priority of using ISB’s rich resources to empower learners to purpose and compassion.

3 Reasons why Beijing is the best choice for expats with children

Why is Beijing the best city for expats? Discover 3 reasons why working at ISB can provide your family with an amazing experience.

Meet and greets, Back to School Nights, and delicious coffee mornings

ISB’s new Strategic Plan formally identifies strong relationships as one of the school’s priorities. With a host of events on offer for parents this month, here’s a look at how ISB engages parents in its welcoming community.

2022-2023 in news at isb

We’re freshening up our reporting on all the great things happening at ISB. Here’s how we’ll keep you informed this year with stories about challenging and joyful learning, student empowerment, and the strong relationships in our international community.

Another year of extraordinary IB exam results

ISB students continue to outperform global peers in the world’s toughest college preparatory course and enjoy bright, diverse futures, validating ISB’s focus on challenging and joyful learning, purpose and compassion, and relationships and internationalism.

2021-2022 review: stand-out moments and achievements (part 2)

More highlights from an unusual year in which the ISB community has shown it is already living the school’s new Strategic Plan.

3 Essential professional development opportunities to seek out

Over the past several decades, the education industry has witnessed tremendous professional growth...

35 years serving an international community

ISB will give a fond farewell to one of its most long-standing members of staff next week. Here’s how people make a community and communities make people.

2021-2022 review: stand-out moments and achievements (part 1)

Highlights from another unusual year in which the ISB community has shown it is already living the school’s new Strategic Plan.

How this ISB legacy cybrarian spends her weekend in Beijing

The decision to change your place of work is all-encompassing – especially when it includes a move....

Why choose ISB? Stories From Real Faculty

When choosing the right school to call home, you may find yourself wondering, “why do I want to...

Congratulations to the Class of 2022, ISB’s newest alumni!

These students have exciting futures ahead of them after Saturday’s graduation, with many poised to take up offers for their dream courses from universities worldwide.

Top places to visit in Beijing near ISB for families

Opting to work at a world-renowned international school may ensure both your schedule and your...

Meet the alumni who returned to ISB as faculty

Can you guess which of these ISB classmates liked the school’s ethos so much that they’ve come back to campus to lead challenging and joyful learning like they enjoyed?

Busy period for ISB’s Chinese program

Fireworks and roaring dragons aplenty as students enjoy Chinese Panda Reading Week and excel in writing competitions.

Why ISB is the best choice for teachers in China

ISB is an extraordinary school built on the tradition of educational excellence. With a vast...

ISB students enjoy Alumni Pathways mentorship events

It’s been a successful first year for the new alumni mentor network guiding students in their options for further education and careers.

ISB’s annual High School Awards winners

These are model ISB students for their achievements in the classroom, in service, and as global citizens.

Earth Week at ISB plus new report on school’s sustainability goals

The second Sustainability Impact Report is published at the start of five days of activity further consolidating ISB as an environmental leader.

Drum roll please, the ISB Alumni Achievement Award goes to…

Presentation of the award will cap a year in which ISB’s Alumni Association has gone from strength to strength.

What will my child’s school day look like at ISB?

Selecting a school for your child is a pivotal decision.. The school you select should give your...

Get ready for the second ISB Fringe Arts Festival!

Campus will once again be turned into a giant stage this week in a new ISB tradition giving the school’s many actors, dancers, and musicians the chance to perform.

‘ISB a high-performing school,’ say accreditors

And ISB is calling on its families and other community members to join a consultation to help it get even better.

Teachers Teaching Teachers

ISB is committed to providing training for staff so they can serve students even better. Regular "TTT" sessions allow colleagues to share their expertise with others.

Action Research! - ISB News - International School of Beijing

With a new menu of High School courses just launched for next academic year, here’s a look at one of ISB’s most popular options. Action Research is an interdisciplinary course that lets students have a real impact improving local lives.

ISB 10: Tips for Wellness Weekend

Grades 9 to 12 at ISB are about to enjoy a break from regular academic work for their social-emotional health. How to spend the two days?

Break Out of Your Rut: Fun Ideas for Exciting Experiences

The new Dragons Alternative Recess supports social-emotional learning by giving students a variety of ways to enjoy time between classes.

ISB students successful in int’l film festival

Short movies produced in just 48 hours for the Clash of the Titans challenge.

ISB's Robust High School Counseling Department

Having access to a high school counseling department is crucial for students throughout their high...

How ISB has responded to the online learning challenge

Thanks to much hard work and contingency planning, ISB continues to support families and provide challenging and joyful learning despite restricted campus access.

Behind the scenes at The Hope and Heartache Diner

ISB’s latest student-produced play was a rewarding, emotional experience for audience and cast members alike.

This ISB news story will self-destruct after reading

Elementary students have enjoyed their annual Mission: Impossible PE exercise.

ISB artists win prizes in Winter Olympics art competition

As athletes prepare to race for glory in the Beijing Winter Olympics, ISB students have made the podium in an official art competition for the Games.

Introducing the ISB Alumni Achievement Award - ISB News

Scheme will give recognition to past students who are thinkers and leaders in their field. There are plenty of candidates to choose from!

Why ISB chose to curate their own curriculum?

Many schools around the world often use a set curriculum that has been tried and tested by others....

ISB’s curriculum is not only just American, here’s what it is.

In a traditional American classroom, learning is restricted to the American curriculum. Now this is...

Basketball icon Stephon Marbury visits ISB

The legendary player, coach, and philanthropist told students that ISB’s healthy model of education was a slam dunk.

Who’s the better teacher, Sage on the Stage or Guide on the Side?

The answer is one of the main reasons why classes today look very different to those experienced by the parents of current students.

Performing arts pieces mean showtime for social-emotional learning

How ISB’s latest plays and concerts are designed to teach students to be healthy in body and mind.

Living green walls brighten up winter at ISB

These indoor towers of plants aid student learning and are consistent with ISB’s commitment to sustainability.

Life Centered Education makes ISB a leader in inclusivity

Program for students with more intensive learning needs is the only one of its kind in Beijing. It’s empowered the ISB community since launch last year.

New accreditation to prove ISB's quality

ISB has just begun the journey to being reaccredited by independent experts. It’s a process that will take in the views of the entire school community.

Reasons to join Student Council

It’s been a busy period for student councils at the International School of Beijing (ISB). Student Council (STUCO) exists to promote a positive school experience. It’s for students by students.

ISB hosts Early Childhood Education Conference

The International School of Beijing (ISB) hosted a conference on Saturday for teachers from around the region to discuss best practice in early childhood education.

Ball games, dancing? ISB parent meetings not from the playbook

Ball games and dancing may not spring to mind when thinking of the average parent-teacher meeting, but that’s what families got at the International School of Beijing (ISB) recently.

Welcome ISB's new Head of School

A very warm welcome to the International School of Beijing’s (ISB) new Head of School, Daniel Rubenstein. This morning, Mr. Rubenstein met with ISB parents and discussed developments on campus at the latest Head of School Coffee.

How High School Counseling Can Help Students Find Their Path

High school is a time when students make lasting memories, create lifelong friendships, explore plenty of co-curricular activities, and challenge themselves academically.

ISB Facilities: Win More Top Design Awards

Everyone at the International School of Beijing (ISB) knows how impressive the school’s new facilities are, and now judges of two more prestigious international design competitions have added their seal of approval.

ISB artists get their skates on for Winter Olympics exhibition

Following the conclusion of the Summer Olympics in Tokyo, everyone is looking forward to the Winter Olympics in Beijing in 2022. Student artists at the International School of Beijing (ISB) have made their own contribution to the buildup by joining a competition that could see their work included in an official touring exhibition.

ISB parents welcomed to campus for annual Back to School Nights

International School of Beijing (ISB) parents are getting a great chance to discover more about what their children are learning and ISB’s careful education philosophy at Back to School Nights (BTSNs) hosted on campus.

How student clubs make breakthroughs and grow passions

With 2021-2022 underway, students at the International School of Beijing (ISB) are getting engaged in a range of co-curricular activities and running their own after-school clubs as they pursue their passions.

How ISB's Curriculum Helped Alumni Succeed in Their Career

A true jack of all trades, Austin Li, an ISB alumni, found his footing in his 10-plus years at the...

First week of 2021 - 2022 in pictures

A new academic year is underway at the International School of Beijing (ISB)! Last Wednesday saw the doors thrown after Summer Break. As student buses rolled onto the parking lot and new and returning students set foot once again on ISB’s beautiful campus, there was plenty of excited chatter and renewing of friendships.

How to choose a college that’s right for you

Sometimes the best way to learn is to turn to people who have been in your shoes. That is exactly why ISB regularly invites alumni of the school to come back and speak to the current student body, giving them college tips to make the admissions process a little easier.

College Counseling

For many parents, one of the most exciting times they can share with their child is receiving an...

3 Ways to Nurture Global Citizenship in Children

A culturally diverse workforce is a reality of our current market, but how best can parents help prepare their children for life in a multicultural environment?

Why choose ISB: characteristics of the best international school

what makes an international school a great choice: A defined curriculum that prepares students for life after ISB.Graduates that matriculate to world-class colleges and universities.A rich and diverse co-curricular program to support students' passions.Facilities that are intentionally design to fulfill the needs of all who join our community.An extensive student support network with school counselors and a dedicated college and careers counseling team.A diverse community ready to welcome new families to Beijing.

ISB academics: challenging and joyful learning

Academics are at the core of who we are at the International School of Beijing (ISB). Woven into every aspect of our curriculum, we hold ourselves to a high standard and are constantly striving to offer the best education in Beijing. 

Memory Book caps ISB’s 40th anniversary year

This is the stuff memories are made of. International School of Beijing (ISB) community members have a beautiful memento of the school’s 40th anniversary year in the shape of a Memory Book distributed to families, teachers, and staff this week.

Inspiring STEM Stars - Unlocking the Future

Grade 8 students at the International School of Beijing (ISB) benefited from ISB’s alumni network and the expertise and generosity in its parent community at the launch of a guest speaker series on STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) this morning.

How Diversity in Education Helps Prepare Your Child for the Future

In order for your child to be well prepared for a modern work environment, it is essential that they experience the benefits of diversity throughout their life. Here are three ways your child will experience the benefits of diversity in the classroom well into their future. 

Unlock Transformative Learning Experiences with Projects

Two High School clubs working on a sophisticated radio-controlled airplane and providing free education for underprivileged local children are among the first student groups to earn grants from a special fund set up for the International School of Beijing’s (ISB) 40th anniversary.

Scout Me In | Get Discovered and Reach Your Goals

The International School of Beijing (ISB) has always been a community of learning that extends beyond the classroom, strengthened by partnerships with many external groups. One of these is the Cub Scouts.

How ISB Defines Diversity

Diversity in schools has become a hot topic in the world of education over the last few years, and...

New student newspaper in Elementary School

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications Dragon Times is a new newspaper produced by Grade 4 and 5 members...

Monday Memory: The ISB School Song

By Sam Wong, ISB Alumni Relations, and Nick Yates, ISB Communications From many countries we all...

Talent × ISB = finalist in prestigious math competition

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications Take talented young people, multiply them by the math teaching...

Five Elementary School works that Celebrate and Share the Arts

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications The Elementary School was awash with color on Friday for the...

Congratulations to Class of 2021 on college acceptances!

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications Congratulations to our students who will graduate on Saturday,...

ISB conference strengthens Chinese teaching worldwide

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications The International School of Beijing (ISB) runs one of the...

New on the menu – plant-based foods

By Matthew Yamatin, ISB Sustainability Manager The International School of Beijing (ISB) has been...

How a social-emotional counseling program benefits students

In order for your child to develop into a well-rounded student, it’s important to consider the value of school counseling and of the level of access to a social-emotional counsellor made available to students on campus. 

Monday Memory: Student Council

By Sam Wong, ISB Alumni Relations, and Nick Yates, ISB Communications In 1986, International School...

ISB swimmers back in pool with exciting race meet on horizon

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications Splash! That was the sound of the roughly 1,200 students involved...

Monday Memory: ‘A beautiful new courtyard’

By Sam Wong, ISB Alumni Relations, and Nick Yates, ISB Communications Members of the International...

UK trade commissioner presents ISB economics lesson

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications Grade 10 social studies students studying international economics...

ISB’s PTA has never been more important

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications Parents, students, teachers, and staff at the International...

Top High School courses

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications The menu of High School courses that the International School of...

5 ways to get involved with the PTA at ISB

As a new member of the ISB community, you may be wondering the best way to get involved with your child’s school community and to meet new families like your own.

Monday Memory: 'A great academic advisor'

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications The International School of Beijing’s (ISB) counselors have...

Bull market for ISB investment team

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications A team from the International School of Beijing (ISB) is enjoying...

BEIMUN a success against the odds - ISB News

By the BEIWATCH team. Edited by Nick Yates, ISB Communications At the end of four eventful days,...

Beijing Model United Nations to face off against Covid

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications The International School of Beijing (ISB) has been hosting the...

Exploring Isbs Co curricular Options

After-school activities are a fantastic way for students to develop essential life skills, improve their academic performance, make new friends, and discover new passions, all while having fun in the process.

Chalk Talk: Education, Chalk, and Letterman Jackets

By Lynnie C, Grade 11 (interview by Lynnie and Grade 11 students Emory S, Allen F) At approximately...

ISB students published by New York Times

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications International School of Beijing (ISB) students have become...

Monday Memory: Asia Pacific Activities Conference

By Sam Wong, ISB Alumni Relations, and Nick Yates, ISB Communications In 1995, the International...

ISB’s alumni network – 'Once a Dragon, always a Dragon'

Having access to ISB’s alumni network is a valuable tool for both graduates and current students.  It’s also a great way for alumni families to stay connected and give back  to the school and enrich the  experience for the next generation of students. 

What progress has ISB made on its sustainability goals?

By Matthew Yamatin, ISB Sustainability Manager Just two years ago, the International School of...

ISB 10: Fantastic field trips

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications The International School of Beijing (ISB) believes in the power...

Monday Memory: Great Wall Shootout

By Sam Wong, ISB Alumni Relations, and Nick Yates, ISB Communications In 2004, International School...

6 steps to becoming part of the ISB community

We encourage all ISB families to be active with the school community because we believe parent participation significantly improves every student’s educational experience as well as that of everyone else in the community.

Monday Memory: Setting up camp with the Class of ’97

By Sam Wong, ISB Alumni Relations, and Nick Yates, ISB Communications Camping under the stars with...

Student grants up for grabs

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications International School of Beijing (ISB) students can apply for...

Monday Memory: Smile Week

By Sam Wong, ISB Alumni Relations, and Nick Yates, ISB Communications For 15 years, the Middle...

How ISB fosters a sense of community in its student body

At ISB, we care about the social and emotional lives of our students because we understand that students that feel valued and feel a part of the larger group experience a number of wonderful benefits.

New York Times comes to ISB

Every writer wants to see their work published and read in well-regarded publications. So it’s big...

Rave reviews for ISB’s amazing Instructional Partners

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications The past few days and weeks at the International School of...

ISB to hold third Teacher Recruitment Fair

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications The International School of Beijing (ISB) will hold its third...

Monday Memory: Model United Nations

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications The International School of Beijing’s (ISB) involvement with...

What is the buddy system and how does it help your child transition into ISB?

A buddy system is a network of middle school students trained to help orient new students and share information that will help them settle into middle school. 

Students produce digital museums on Covid

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications Modern educators agree about the power of teaching on real-world...

Monday Memory: Early days and Big Bird

By Sam Wong, ISB Alumni Relations, and Nick Yates, ISB Communications In the very early days of the...

Back to the future

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications Some amazing things have happened in the 40 years of the...

Little chefs cooking up a storm

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications The International School of Beijing’s (ISB) youngest students...

Monday Memory: Gym animals

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications Ethan Houston spent a lot of time in the Gym at the International...

Monday Memory: Bad Apples come good

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications Cullen Chen and Wesley Kwok, 2012 graduates from the...

Inside Elementary classrooms with Back to School Night

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications On Wednesday night, it was the turn of International School of...

Benefits of an extensive co-curricular program

Why are co-curricular activities important for students? And why is it important you consider them as an essential component of an international school experience?

Monday Memory: ISB theaters through the years

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications The International School of Beijing’s (ISB) theaters have always...

Monday Memory: Can you help identify these early students?

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications We’re launching a search to try to identify these 14 individuals...

Monday Memory: Mr. Kumi’s first volleyball team

By Sam Wong, ISB Alumni Relations When Ron Wu, Class of ’97, was asked to reflect on his time at...

Students benefit from alumni expertise

By Sam Wong, ISB Alumni Relations The International School of Beijing (ISB) has one of the...

Top violinist Lu Siqing helps launch ISB’s 40th anniversary

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications On September 1, the first day of the 2020-2021 school year, the...

New ISB Facilities Are Here

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications At the start of the 2020-2021 academic year, the thought going...

Inside ISB’s new Partnered Instruction model

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications As they return to campus after Summer Break, students at the...

We can’t wait to see you

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications A new school year is about to begin at the International School...

Meet ISB’s Instructional Partners

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications Almost 100 experienced and highly qualified Instructional...

ISB summer learning is a hit

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications Feedback has shown that the International School of Beijing’s...

Another year of outstanding IB results

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications International School of Beijing (ISB) students are celebrating...

Your Summer Your Choice

By Katherine Maloney of ISB’s Online Summer Program Team During the month of July, International...

Covid-19 children’s book – exclusive author reading

By Sam Wong, ISB Alumni Relations, and Nick Yates, ISB Communications Here’s something special for...

Staying "In it Together" – Strengthening Community

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications We’re all in this together. That’s a motto International School...

2019-2020 review: stand-out moments and achievements

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications Despite the challenging and unusual nature of 2019-2020, it’s...

Alumni return to campus – online

By Sam Wong, ISB Alumni Relations International School of Beijing (ISB) alumni have enjoyed the...

Miles more smiles

By Grace H, Middle School Student Council This year, the Middle School Student Council (MS STUCU)...

Inspiring students with choice: a look at interdisciplinary learning

By Jessica Thompson, Newswire, and Nick Yates, ISB Communications School is a very different place...

How do I get my IB Diploma?

By Jessica Thompson, Newswire The benefits of earning an International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma...

When the red carpet is virtual

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications From Miley Cyrus to Art Basel Hong Kong to symphony orchestras,...

Four creative learning environments that work for kids

School is a very different place than what today’s adults experienced. In this series of blogs, we...

Graduation sends Grade 12 out with a bang

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications Congratulations to our Seniors on graduating from the...

Three reasons outdoor learning is beneficial for children

School is a very different place than what today’s adults experienced. In this series of blogs, we...

Why should I choose the IB Programme?

The International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme (DP) is internationally recognized and...

What are the most important factors when choosing a college?

The most important factor when choosing a college is whether or not the college has what you need...

No letup in ISB teachers’ development

By Nick Yates, ISB Communications The International School of Beijing (ISB) is committed to...

What are the benefits of an IB World School?

What any parent wants for their children is to provide them with the best tools for success....

Why is a diverse student body so important?

“We will take your children with typical development, intellectual, and cognitive abilities, but...

ISB powered by 100% wind energy

By Matthew Yamatin, ISB Sustainability Manager Wednesday, April 22, 2020 marks the 50th anniversary...

Uncovering the Benefits of High School Counseling for Students

By Jessica Thompson, Newswire, and Nick Yates, ISB Communications High school is a time when...