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News image The unexpected joys of holiday reading-The unexpected joys of holiday reading-Reading at Compass Blog | Featured | Posts From Our People | Themaid
The unexpected joys of holiday reading
Highlighting the significance of children maintaining a reading habit during holidays, the piece underscores cognitive benefits supported by research. Practical suggestions, such as strategically placing books and starting a shared journal, aim to make reading enjoyable, fostering a lifelong love for literature and essential skills.
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News image Creating the next generation of global citizens-Creating the next generation of global citizens-Global citizens blogheader Blog | Featured
Creating the next generation of global citizens
At Compass International School, we prioritise developing students' knowledge, skills, and values for contributing to communities, understanding international issues, and engaging with diverse perspectives. Our commitment to global citizenship is integrated into the curriculum and extends beyond the classroom through immersive experiences, collaborations with organizations like UNICEF, leadership opportunities, celebrating diversity, and fostering strong parent and community engagement, ultimately preparing students for success in universities and careers worldwide.
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News image Beats Unleashed - Key Stage 3 masters drumming in showcase-Beats Unleashed - Key Stage 3 masters drumming in showcase-KS3 music showcase Blog | Madinat Khalifa | Posts From Our People | Featured
Beats Unleashed - Key Stage 3 masters drumming in showcase
Students from Key Stage 3 showcased their musical talents after weeks of hard work and preparation, focusing on drumming in a large ensemble. With Year 7 exploring STOMP!, Year 8 delving into African Djembe Drumming, and Year 9 mesmerizing the audience with Brazilian Samba Drumming, the results of the high-octane drumming session were nothing short of amazing. Discover the numerous benefits of participating in a musical ensemble, from developing musical skills to fostering social connections and building self-confidence, highlighting the commitment of our music department to the Juilliard-inspired Performing Arts Programme.
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News image Unlocking Learning Adventures - A Fun Dive into the World of Artefacts-Unlocking Learning Adventures - A Fun Dive into the World of Artefacts-History at Compass International School Blog | Featured | Posts From Our People
Unlocking Learning Adventures - A Fun Dive into the World of Artefacts
In this captivating blog, Ms. Caldicott - a former archaeologist turned educator shares a thrilling journey into the heart of inclusive learning. By harnessing the magic of artefacts, the author transforms history from a cryptic code to an engaging experience for students of all abilities. Through a blend of digital enchantment, hands-on exploration, and innovative teaching strategies, artefacts become keys to understanding, curiosity, and potential career exploration, shaping a future where every learner is inspired to explore, learn, and grow.
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News image Breaking myths - Thriving beyond academics with the IBDP at Compass International School-Breaking myths - Thriving beyond academics with the IBDP at Compass International School-IBDP coordinator at Compass Blog | News | Madinat Khalifa | Featured | Posts From Our People
Breaking myths - Thriving beyond academics with the IBDP at Compass International School
Explore the myth-busting reality of the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) at Compass International School. Contrary to misconceptions, it's not just for the academically gifted but emphasises attitude and personal growth. Discover how Compass International cultivates a supportive environment, where students not only excel academically but also develop crucial life skills for future success.
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News image Redefining educational spaces with Pepijn-Redefining educational spaces with Pepijn-Blog header pepjin Blog | Featured | homepagefeaturedarticle | News | gharaffa
Redefining educational spaces with Pepijn
Embark on Compass International School's summer transformation with Pepijn, a dynamic Year 5 student whose creative vision reshaped key areas. Pepijn's standout proposal for a Qatar History Wall not only celebrates heritage but also underscores the school's commitment to engaging learning experiences, highlighting the power of inclusive student involvement in shaping our vibrant school culture.
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News image Nord Anglia Education launches INSIGHTS-Nord Anglia Education launches INSIGHTS-Insights blog header News | News | Featured | homepagefeaturedarticle
Nord Anglia Education launches INSIGHTS
Leading international schools provider Nord Anglia Education today announced the launch of its groundbreaking new education magazine called INSIGHTS.
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News image Harnessing the power of AI-Harnessing the power of Artificial Intelligence-Blog header 1317  741px Tech Blog | Featured | Themaid | Posts From Our People
Harnessing the power of Artificial Intelligence
In this blog, our Science and ICT teacher Junior Fatai-Somuyiwa explores how YouTube, Artificial Intelligence, and cutting-edge technology are revolutionizing education and problem-solving. YouTube serves as a rich source of educational content and a platform for raising awareness of critical global issues. AI aids in healthcare diagnostics, customer support, and predictive analytics, while technology is driving innovative solutions in smart cities and disaster management. The integration of these tools in education promises a transformative learning experience and equips students with the skills needed to address today's complex challenges.
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News image A levels-A levels-Blog header 1317  741px a levels Blog | Featured | homepagefeaturedarticle | Posts From Our People
An in-depth overview of our A-level Programme
Our A-Levels programme prepares our students for university education and future careers. Our comprehensive programme empowers our students to specialise in their interests, develop essential skills, and gain confidence, making them well-prepared for both higher education and the professional world.
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News image Rugby - Why your child should play-Rugby - Why your child should play-Rugby header Blog | Featured | homepagefeaturedarticle
Rugby - Why your child should play
In this blog, our very own PE teacher from our Madinat Khalifa campus, Anthony Phillips, discusses rugby's ability to build lasting friendships, teach discipline and respect, and improve physical fitness and self-esteem. The article also contrasts rugby's respect culture with other sports. The blog also celebrates rugby's holistic benefits and Doha Rugby Club's role in fostering a sense of belonging and development in Qatar.
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News image Unlocking the future - The power of STEAM education-Unlocking the future - The power of STEAM education-Blog header 1317  741px STEAM Blog | Featured | homepagefeaturedarticle | Posts From Our People
Unlocking the future - The power of STEAM education
STEAM education nurtures creativity, critical thinking, and problem-solving through a holistic approach that combines Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics. Students can choose between specialized A-levels or  IB programme, depending on their interests and goals, while both pathways prepare them for diverse STEAM careers like data science, bioengineering, digital art, and environmental science. Ultimately, STEAM education is a gateway to endless opportunities in an ever-evolving world.
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News image Empowering multilingual learners - EAL approaches in international schools-Empowering multilingual learners - English language support in Compass International School-EAL Blog header Blog | homepagefeaturedarticle | Featured
Empowering multilingual learners - English language support in Compass International School
At CISD we ensure a seamless transition for international students through our English as an Additional Language (EAL) support programme. We assess and assist newcomers, monitor their progress, and celebrate cultural and linguistic diversity. Our EAL programmes supports language learning across subjects, fostering a welcoming and inclusive community for all students.
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News image The transformative approach to education is STEAM-The transformative approach to education is STEAM-Blog header 1317  741px 1 Blog | homepagefeaturedarticle | Featured
The transformative approach to education is STEAM
STEAM education, integrating science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics, prepares future leaders by promoting holistic learning. MIT partners with Nord Anglia Education to create annual challenges that encourage hands-on, interdisciplinary projects, fostering problem-solving skills and student autonomy. This collaboration equips students with tools and access to experts, setting them on a path of lifelong learning and innovation in a rapidly changing world.
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News image Introducing Our Executive Principal, Elizabeth Lamb-Charting a course to excellence introducing our Executive Principal Elizabeth Lamb-Liz Lamb Blog | Featured | homepagefeaturedarticle
Introducing our Executive Principal, Elizabeth Lamb
Compass International School Doha welcomes a visionary leader to foster innovation and growth.
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News image The Benefits of Reading for Pleasure with Primary Children-The benefits of reading for pleasure with primary children-Blog header 1317  741px Blog | Featured | homepagefeaturedarticle
The benefits of reading for pleasure with primary children
In the digital age, cultivating a love for reading in young children is crucial. Reading for pleasure holds numerous benefits: it enhances language and cognitive development, nurtures emotional intelligence, strengthens parent-child bonds, broadens knowledge, and sharpens focus. By instilling this passion early on, children gain essential skills and a lifelong enthusiasm for learning, as embraced at Compass through enchanting literary journeys.
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News image Embracing the Artistic Journey A Transformative Experience at The Juilliard School-Embracing the Artistic Journey A Transformative Experience at The Juilliard School-Blog header 1317  741px Blog | Featured | homepagefeaturedarticle | Posts From Our People
Embracing the Artistic Journey A Transformative Experience at The Juilliard School
Attending The Juilliard School's Professional Development program was an inspiring and transformative experience, equipping our teachers with valuable insights and skills to cultivate creativity, integrate the arts into education, and foster a global perspective. We are excited to bring this knowledge to our schools and provide exceptional arts education to empower students in a rapidly changing world.
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News image Empowering Students with Learning Difficulties A Look into Our Inclusive Learning Support Services-Empowering Students with Learning Difficulties A Look into Our Inclusive Learning Support Services-ALN Blog header Blog | homepagefeaturedarticle | Featured
Empowering Students with Learning Difficulties: A Look into Our Inclusive Learning Support Services
Education should be inclusive and accessible to all students, regardless of their learning needs. In this Q&A, explore the kind of learning support services that are available for students with learning difficulties/disabilities, how teachers accommodate them, how their progress and success are monitored, how they are integrated into general education classrooms, and how lesson plans are developed and implemented for them.
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News image The Importance of Early Childhood Education and the Role of our Librarian-The Importance of Early Childhood Education and the Role of our Librarian-Librarian Blog | Featured | gharaffa | homepagefeaturedarticle
The Importance of Early Childhood Education and the Role of our Librarian
Early childhood education is critical for a child's development and future success. It lays the foundation for academic achievement, emotional and social development, and lifelong learning.
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