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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 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 The lifelong benefits of music and arts-The lifelong benefits of music and arts-Blog header 1317  741px Claudia Blog | homepagefeaturedarticle | Posts From Our People | Themaid
The Lifelong benefits of music and the arts

Our very own music teacher and Whole School Director of Juilliard, Claudia Kirk takes us through her profound musical journey, beginning with her introduction to the cello at a young age. The feature underscores the lifelong bond formed with this instrument, which has led to a diverse musical path, inclusive of ensemble performances, a teaching career in music, and many other interests! You'll also learn more about our exclusive Nord Anglia Education partnership with The Juilliard School, which enhances students' appreciation for the arts through various programmes and workshops.

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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 Why art matters-Why art matters-Artist day Blog header 1317  741px Blog | Posts From Our People | homepagefeaturedarticle | Themaid
Does art matter? It should, and here's why!
Art education is seen as a means to cultivate essential skills such as creativity, critical thinking, problem-solving, and communication, all of which are vital for success in academic and professional pursuits.

Research demonstrates that art education positively impacts students' academic performance, leading to higher test scores, improved attendance rates, and lower dropout rates.
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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 All You Need to Know About IBDP-All you need to know about IBDP-Blog header 1317  741px IB Head Blog | homepagefeaturedarticle | Posts From Our People
All you need to know about the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
Our International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) is a comprehensive curriculum for sixth form students aged 16-18. It offers a unique blend of subjects across various categories, fostering a broad skill set valued by global universities. Alongside traditional academics, the IBDP's Core components, such as Theory of Knowledge, Extended Essay, and Creativity, Activity, and Service, develop critical thinking, research skills, and personal growth, making graduates well-prepared for university and beyond.
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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 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 Why Go to School? The Importance of Education Beyond Knowledge-Why go to school-PDC Blog | homepagefeaturedarticle | Posts From Our People
Why Go to School? The Importance of Education Beyond Knowledge
Our Executive Principal, Mr. Derby-Crook, highlights the importance of education in human development and society, and acknowledges the availability of alternative ways to access information and knowledge.
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News image What is an International School?-what-is-an-international-school-DSC_4286 Blog | homepagefeaturedarticle | Featured | gharaffa | Madinat Khalifa | News | Posts From Our People | Rayyan | Themaid
What is an International School?
Simon Porter, Director of Quality and Staff Development and Head of Secondary at Themaid, shares his views and experiences of international schools.
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News image Newsweek’s International Baccalaureate Noteworthy Schools of 2019-newsweeks-international-baccalaureate-noteworthy-schools-of-2019-Newsweek IB Noteworthy Schools 2019 Small Blog | homepagefeaturedarticle | Featured | Madinat Khalifa | Posts From Our People
Newsweek’s International Baccalaureate Noteworthy Schools of 2019
Compass International School Doha has been named as one of Newsweek’s ‘International Baccalaureate (IB) Noteworthy Schools of 2019’.
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News image The Power of a Bilingual Education-the-power-of-a-bilingual-education-CIS18_430 Blog | homepagefeaturedarticle | Featured | gharaffa | Madinat Khalifa | News | Posts From Our People | Rayyan
The Power of a Bilingual Education
Amandine Goffart is our French/English Bilingual Programme Coordinator and speaks to the importance of a bilingual education.
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News image Le Pouvoir D’Une Éducation Bilingue-le-pouvoir-dune-ducation-bilingue-CIS18_430 Blog | Rayyan | gharaffa | Madinat Khalifa | Posts From Our People
Le Pouvoir D’Une Éducation Bilingue
Amandine Goffart, coordonnatrice bilingue français/anglais du campus de Rayyan, parle du pouvoir d’une éducation bilingue.
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