Landscape view not supported, please use protrait view!

Recent

  Every team needs a mascot--and at TGS we're nothing if not a team! Meet Spot the Dog, seen here waiting patiently outside our residences in Beijing for the first students to arrive today. He's a bit of a camera-hound, so you can expect to see a fair bit of him in our Facebook posts while term is in session...

Read More

AS OUR STAFF AND FACULTY wait for the arrival of the ninth graders to begin Term 3 in Beijing, it's sometimes easy to feel overwhelmed by the logistics of our endeavor. It's no simple task moving a school around the planet, and we owe a debt of gratitude to our administrative team - especially Ashley Silver and Mike Hourahine - for making our international transitions so seamless.   But of...

Read More

Mike Clare, one of our favourite bus drivers in Sydney, recently sent this note along by e-mail. We think it's worth sharing here: To all the TGS crew, It has been nothing but a pleasure to drive you guys whilst on your Sydney leg of your planetary classroom. I drive alot of school kids around & never have I met such a nice, polite & most of all intelligent bunch...

Read More

  Proud. Positive. Special. Those are some of the words TGS students use to describe their emotional response to the THINK photographic exhibit that accompanies the school on its world travels. In Sydney, the freestanding outdoor exhibit is currently drawing attention in Martin Place in the downtown business district. It features stunning international images captured by TGS founder Joann McPike on globally relevant themes such as beauty, despair, wisdom, wealth,...

Read More

  As our intrepid Grade 9s found out this week, sick happens. A nasty stomach virus swept through the class this week, toppling almost half the school in one 24-hour period. (Fortunately, most of the kids weren't affected until after their dive trip to the Great Barrier Reef.) It's tough to be sick any time, but particularly challenging to the spirit when you find yourself a long way away from...

Read More

Popular

Tattooing is the most misunderstood art form in Japan today. Looked down upon for centuries and rarely discussed in social circles, people with tattoos are outcasts in this country, banned from most public spaces such as beaches, bathhouses, and even gyms. Tattoos have an extensive history in Japan, and to truly understand the stigma behind them it is essential to be aware of their significance. The first records of tattoos...

Read More

With THINK Global School’s term in Bosnia and Herzegovina recently concluded, we thought we’d share a few interesting facts about the heart-shaped country with you. Whether you are working on a school project or planning a trip to Bosnia and Herzegovina yourself, we hope you find these seven facts useful!! Fact #1) Sarajevo was the first city in Europe with a full-time electric tram Trams have a long history in...

Read More

Last month, during our UK weXplore, I took fourteen students to get fitted for kilts at the Highland House of Fraser in Inverness, Scotland. I must say, each time I plan an activity involving traditional dress I get a mixed bag of looks and reactions from my colleagues and students on whether donning cultural dress is acceptable or disrespectful. Hopefully through this blog I can clarify my opinions on the...

Read More

Ready to embark on the educational journey of a lifetime?

A passion for travel. A strong academic record. And the desire to improve the world as you experience it. If this sounds like you, you just might be our ideal candidate! Start your application with a five-minute inquiry form - you never know where you might end up.

It all starts here.

Ready to embark on the educational journey of a lifetime?

A passion for travel. A strong academic record. And the desire to improve the world as you experience it. If this sounds like you, you just might be our ideal candidate! Start your application with a five-minute inquiry form - you never know where you might end up.

It all starts here.

Apply now

Sign up if you would like to receive occasional news from us.

Subscribe