Beauty has an address. Where do you think of when you hear this slogan? Perhaps Paris? Barcelona? Maybe Sydney? There’s no denying the beauty of those three world-class cities. Yet, the slogan belongs to one of the most understated nations in the world, a place where white buildings splashed with pastels rest beneath dramatic mountain peaks. The slogan, as you have it, belongs to the small, welcoming nation of Oman....Read More
You can view Ayesha's digital portfolio here. Hi Ayesha, what have you been up to since graduation? After graduating from TGS, I went to New York University, where I received my BFA in Photography & Imaging. Following the pandemic's onset, I returned to Cape Town, where I completed the last semester of my studies at home. Shortly after graduating, I began looking for photo-related jobs and spent some time assisting...Read More
Greetings from all of us here at THINK Global School! The 2022-23 school year is now well underway. To kick things off, our CM2 Community returned to a country we've become very familiar with over the last five years, Botswana, while our CM1 Community ventured somewhere for the first time: Malaysia. The first term of the year is arguably our most important as it introduces new students to THINK Global...Read More
1. Hi Maren, can you tell us what you've been up to since graduation? After graduating from TGS, I started a bachelor's degree at the Maastricht Science Programme (MSP) in the Netherlands, where I specialized in physics and mathematics. In my free time, I got involved in the climate movement, and together with a few motivated people and some local organizations, we founded a student representation party to advocate for...Read More
Like at many schools around the world, a sense of normalcy has returned to THINK Global School. During the 2021-22 school year, many countries opened their doors to travelers again as the risks of COVID declined, and our students returned to in-person learning following five terms of remote learning. The 2021-22 school year culminated with Term Four in Athens, Greece, where students participated in our annual all-school symposium and graduation...Read More
Recently our students begin arriving in-country for the second term of the 2022-23 school year at THINK Global School. Cohort 1 will spend seven weeks living and learning in Türkiye, with Istanbul serving as their host city and primary location. Cohort 2 will spend seven weeks living and learning in India, with Mumbai serving as their host city and primary location. Since we place such a heavy focus on "learning...Read More
We're incredibly excited to share that THINK Global School has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished School for 2022-25 due to our innovative use of Apple technology during our travels across the world. Since its inception in 2010, THINK Global School has been committed to integrating Apple products into its curriculum and coursework, providing each student with a MacBook Air, iPhone, and easy access to an iPad Pro. And with...
Are you interested in applying to THINK Global School but aren’t quite sure if it’s right for you? That’s OK! It’s a decision that shouldn’t be taken lightly. To help you in your application process, we’ve put together a list of five things we feel every applicant to THINK Global School should know. We hope you find them helpful. 1) You’ll gain an education by living and learning in the...Read More
Term One is officially in the books! Our CM1 community was based in Sabah, Malaysia's capital city of Kota Kinabalu, which serves as a gateway to the island's many natural splendors. Beaches, reefs, mountains, and rainforests became a classroom for students as they became familiar with the beliefs, practices, and traditions shaping modern Sabah. Students attended hands-on sessions during the term with four prevalent ethnicities: Chinese, Malay, Indian, and Indigenous....Read More
Sabah is playing the role of a “classroom” for 34 international students as they spend two months learning about the State’s diversity and acquiring fresh experiences that they may incorporate into their lives back home. The students, aged between 15 and 17, are from the New York-based Think Global School – the world’s first traveling high school. They live and study in a different country every semester, engaging in place-based and project-based learning pertinent to the nations they visit.