Future-proofing your child's education

November 18, 2020
SCMP Updates
Choosing the right school and curriculum can be challenging for parents. SCMP is here to help.

If you are interested to know more about the international education landscape in Hong Kong, including curriculum options, international schools, admission criteria, tips for interviews, debentures and tuition fees, you should check out the SCMP International Schools Festival.

To be held on Nov 21, 2020 at JW Marriott, Hong Kong the International Schools Festival is the perfect platform for local and expat parents to make informed decisions about their child's future education. Gain practical tips and  advice on different curricula, admission tips and interviews as well as student character-building strategies.

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Join us to hear experts share their ideas and suggestions on the following topics: 

Panel: In-person classes vs online learning: How do schools balance both in the age of COVID-19
  • ​‍How does COVID-19 impact education?
  • What will the implications of this impact mean going forward for the international communities?
  • How can parents and teachers work together to promote positive mental health and wellbeing in students?
  • How have parents been impacted by caring for and educating children at home while still working themselves?
Panel: Hola! The pros and cons of alternative languages in schools
  • Research has shown that children - even from the early years - are more likely to succeed in school and their parents are more likely to communicate with teachers and participate in their children's learning when opportunities to learn in their mother tongue is offered.
  • What are some of the most overlooked advantages of a multilingual education?
  • What are some of the challenges and misconceptions of such an education that international schools have to overcome?
School Exhibitors include:
  • English Schools Foundations (ESF)
  • American School Hong Kong
  • Harrow International School
  • ISF Academy
  • Christian Alliance International School
  • Christian Alliance P.C. Lau Memorial International School
  • Guidepost Montessori International Kindergarten
  • Hong Kong Academy
  • Amazed Experient Learning
  • Anfield School
  • Chinese Academy School
  • Dalton School Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong Ballet
  • Hong Kong Golf & Tennis Academy
  • Fairchild Nursery & Kindergarten
  • German Swiss International School
  • Korean International School
  • Island Christian Academy
  • HKCA Po Leung Kuk School
  • The Harbour School
  • Malvern College Hong Kong
  • Mount Kelly School Hong Kong
  • Nord Anglia International School
  • Hong Kong Stamford American School
  • Shrewsbury International School Hong Kong
  • Wycombe Abbey School Hong Kong
  • Small World Christian Kindergarten
  • Yew Chung International School Hong Kong (YCIS)
  • Woodland Pre-School
  • Norwegian International School Kido Hong Kong
  • Invictus School Hong Kong
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