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What makes CIS a Truly International School


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Sustaining the future, one day at a time

“You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.” – Jane Goodall   In the U.S., taxpayers spend $6 billion on energy costs for K-12 schools each year which …


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“Learning occurs not by recording information but by interpreting it.”- Lauren Resnick (1989)

One of the most significant roles that an educator must play is understanding how a student can get more meaning from education. As the world becomes borderless, today, teachers and school leaders are important agents when it comes to preparing future generations for meeting the challenges of an ever-changing world. This means that educators themselves …


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Contextual Learning in Today’s World

Universities and organizations laud students with an international exposure and especially students who are able to quickly apply what they have learned in the classroom to real-life, global situations. Here’s the role of Contextual Learning in Today’s World: from the perspective of a student and a professional. “Education is not preparation for life; education is …


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The Mosaic of Culture and Learning

“Good schools, like good societies and good families, celebrate and cherish diversity.” -Deborah Meier With a continued focus on globalization, workplace diversity is very quickly becoming a necessity where international companies and organizations are looking to hire individuals who have a strong cultural exposure. It stems from the belief that although diversity can sometimes be …


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Sustaining the future, one day at a time.

“In the end we will conserve only what we love. We will love only what we understand. We will understand only what we are taught.” -Baba Dioum   Our actions toward the environment affects us collectively, now and in the future making it imperative for schools to help children understand this concept. We must consistently …


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Integrating technology into the classroom

“At a time when everything around us is becoming progressively more digital, integrating technology in to the classroom is crucial. While content is defined by curriculum, at CIS students are given the opportunity to showcase their learning in more engaging ways through the integration of technology.” Shefali Jhaveri   The role of education technology is …



CIS is a culturally-rich mosaic, serving each student by providing a world-class international education, nurturing potential, developing life-long skills, and preparing students for an ever-changing global community.