Getting an ‘A for Effort’ with Jakarta’s Top Tutoring Centre

In this day and age, tutoring has become an accepted form of supplementary education. Students – and their parents – seek tutoring for a variety of reasons, yet within an international environment, where students often experience frequent transitions between different schools and curriculums, tutoring has become the norm.  For families coming to Indonesia from abroad,

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JIS Opens Learning Center Dedicated to Special Education

Jakarta Intercultural School’s introduces an inclusive learning program for children with neurodiversity emphasizes both academic and life skills                                                             Jakarta Intercultural School (JIS) inaugurated on Wednesday, September 21, 2022, a specialized program for children with neuro-diversities called the JIS Learning Center, further strengthening its commitment to providing an inclusive educational environment for students from multicultural backgrounds. “Today

Building an Educational Learning Ecosystem Through EduPhoria Education Expo

On August 26-28, an education exhibition EduPhoria was held again with a hybrid concept from 4 cities, including Jakarta, Tangerang, Bekasi and Central Java. More than 70 exhibitors attended, from schools, courses, extracurriculars, and other communities. On August 27, there were also live performances, such as ballet, modern dance, music performance, and parenting seminars, all of

Tools for Parents: Choosing a Preschool

Choosing a preschool for your children should be done very carefully. Take your time and make sure you choose the right one. Photos courtesy of Discovery Center School/NOWJAKARTA A well-rounded preschool programme will address not only the academic growth but also the complete development of the child. Here are four criterias to watch for as you

Innovation or Disruption?

We learn in times of disruptions like this, that the true heart of education is not defined by buildings and classrooms. Photos courtesy of Ichthus School/NOWJAKARTA “Learning and innovation go hand in hand. The arrogance of success is to think that what you did yesterday will be sufficient for tomorrow.”  William Pollard Physics Professor & Episcopal priest

ACG School Jakarta: We Are Open for Learning

ACG continues to help safeguard the health and mental wellbeing of their students. Photo courtesy of ACG School Jakarta/NOWJAKARTA ACG School Jakarta’s ‘virtual classrooms’ and online learning platforms are proving to be hugely beneficial for both students and their parents. Principal, Shawn Hutchinson, credits this success to two core elements. Firstly, the live student-teacher interaction which is fundamental

The Fruits of Readiness

The transition to home learning seems effortless for JIS, but a recent talk with Nicholas Biblis, spokesperson for the school, revealed the sheer hard work and preparation behind it. Photos courtesy of Jakarta Intercultural School/NOWJAKARTA The transition to home learning seems effortless for JIS, but a recent talk with Nicholas Biblis, spokesperson for the school,

Equipped with a Pioneering Spirit

No one is prepared to overcome any crises but British School Jakarta is adapting well. Photos courtesy of The British School Jakarta/NOWJWAKARTA The British School Jakarta readily shifted to an online learning programme in the wake of Covid-19. Here are some important points they made in ensuring a smooth transition for all. Was BSJ ready for this

Everything You Need to Know About Sekolah Perkumpulan Mandiri

Photos courtesy of Sekolah Perkumpulan Mandiri/NOWJAKARTA Situated in one of Jakarta’s liveliest areas in Menteng, Sekolah Perkumpulan Mandiri seeks to instill the power of living a life driven by principles among students, families and staff. To teach and reinforce these principles, the school adopted the Leader in Me programme and principles of the Seven Habits of Highly Effective

Helping Your Children Learn Science

  Students of Nord Anglia School Jakarta experimenting in science lab. Photos courtesy of Nord Anglia School Jakarta/NOWJAKARTA As parents we are very used to reading with our children, supporting them with homework and running around ferrying them to sports events or music lessons. More creative parents might also bake or cook, garden, or do

Students Celebrate Pi Day, ExploreMathematics in Fun Way

Students at Sinarmas World Academy organised fun events to make mathematics interesting during the celebration of Pi Day on 14 March. Photo courtesy of Sinarmas World Academy/NOW!JAKARTA Students at Sinarmas World Academy (SWA) held a mathematics-themed event as a celebration of World Pi (𝝿) Day, an annual celebration of the mathematical constant Pi (𝝿) which

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