Making, Racing, Painting: How to Teach Chinese Culture
“At the heart of our education model is the integration of Chinese elements into our otherwise Western curriculum” explains Ms April Peng, Primary Chinese Coordinator. “It is important that our students understand and connect with Chinese history and culture, and doing so also enables them to enhance their language skills.”
Opening the Door to the World of Work: The Year 11 Internship Programme
Students at Yew Chung International School of Beijing finish Year 11 with a two week internship, introducing them to the world of work before they embark on the International Baccalaureate in Year 12.
From Baby to Bachelor: A Bold Vision Takes Root
The Yew Chung Education Foundation is delighted to announce that, from the 2018-19 academic year, the Yew Chung Community College (YCCC) will offer Bachelor Degree programmes in Early Childhood Education. The college will be renamed Yew Chung College of Early Childhood Education (YCCECE) to reflect its new educational offering.
World Class IBDP Results Once Again
The summer has once again been lit up by a fantastic set of International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) results. Students, parents and teachers at Yew Chung International School of Beijing are celebrating secured university offers and some outstanding personal achievements from our class of 2018.
A Very Thought-Provoking Trip
Charity lies at the heart of Yew Chung International School of Beijing. Seeds of Hope, our foundation-wide charity established in the wake of the Sichuan Earthquake, continues to grow and change the lives of children less fortunate than our own.
Going Green at YCIS Beijing: The RE Month, a PO Initiative
The article below was written by Annique Claussen, PO Affairs Consultant.
Making the Most of the End of Term: Spirit and Enrichment Weeks
The penultimate week of term at Yew Chung International School of Beijing’s Primary school is known as Spirit Week. Spirit Week takes on a different theme each year, and is about generating a sense of pride in our school and fostering our unique school spirit.
Masters of Learning: The K4 Graduation Ceremony
Graduation ceremonies at Yew Chung International School of Beijing are an important part of school life. When our students reach the end of key stages at school (ECE, Primary and Year 13), we hold graduation ceremonies to commend their hard work, celebrate their achievements and wish them well for the next stage.
A Terrific Scientific Week!
Last week, five professional scientists were welcomed to Yew Chung International School of Beijing to lead talks with our Primary students. The purpose of the talks was to delve deeper into specific scientific areas, opening our students’ eyes to the fields of scientific research.