March 6, 2017
As part of our motto of “Align with Love and Charity,” Yew Chung International School of Beijing students frequently volunteer their time with a variety of charitable causes. One such organization is the Yew Chung Education Foundation’s very own charity, the Seeds of Hope, an organization dedicated to fighting education inequity in rural China through the creation of schools and educational facilities throughout the country.
January 15, 2017
In the most recent edition of the foundation-wide publication YC Links, the Yew Chung International School of Beijing’s Primary PE programme was featured. In the piece, longtime PE teacher Tom McCabe details the importance of physical education for young children and the myriad benefits it brings.
December 5, 2016
Students at the Yew Chung International School of Beijing (YCIS Beijing) tend to be heavily involved in charity thanks to our unique Character Education model and the CAS programme in Secondary School. In a recent City Weekend Parents and Kids article, we highlighted Year 13 student Lucia Finochietti and her experience volunteering at a local veterinarian clinic.
November 2, 2016
YCIS Beijing was featured in the American Chamber of Commerce's recent Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives handbook. We took the opportunity to highlight our Seeds of Hope project, an initiative that combats education inequity in Greater China through the construction of Hope Schools in rural and impoverished areas.
October 6, 2016
Local magazine Beijing Kids recently created a publication highlighting the Yew Chung International School of Beijing's IB Diploma Programme Coordinator Prachi Gupta. In addition to being one of the driving forces behind student academic success in the IBDP at YCIS Beijing, Ms Gupta's inspiring Economics courses teach students not just the fundamentals of the subject but also they can apply what they learn in their lives after graduation in a real-world setting.