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Today, we're spotlighting Senior Charlie F, who hails from Vietnam 🇻🇳.Throughout his TGS journey, Charlie has lived in Australia 🇦🇺, BiH 🇧🇦, Greece 🇬🇷, Japan 🇯🇵, Malaysia 🇲🇾, Oman 🇴🇲, and Turkiye 🇹🇷. 1) How has being part of a diverse community influenced your understanding of different cultures? Being at TGS has allowed me to learn about the cultures of the countries we visit, but also the different cultures of...

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Before he embarks on the next chapter of his life, attending Maastricht University's Arts and Culture Program, we're excited to highlight Senior Santi D. from Mexico 🇲🇽. Santi joined TGS in 2022, and has since traveled to Dubai 🇦🇪, Mexico 🇲🇽, Greece 🇲🇽, Botswana 🇧🇼, India 🇮🇳, South Korea 🇰🇷, BiH 🇧🇦, Australia 🇦🇺, and Japan 🇯🇵. Congrats on your upcoming graduation, Santi! 1) How has being part of a...

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In just three weeks, Senior Zaid K. will conclude his time at THINK Global School during the Class of 2024's Graduation in Athens, Greece 🇬🇷. His TGS journey has also included terms in Malaysia 🇲🇾, Türkiye 🇹🇷, Oman 🇲🇾, BiH 🇧🇦, Australia 🇦🇺, and Japan 🇯🇵. Read on to learn more. Congrats, Zaid! 1) In what ways has your perception of traditional education changed since attending THINK Global School? Joining...

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Congrats to graduating senior Raf W. 🇳🇱, who is headed to the University of Miami this fall to pursue a degree in entrepreneurship. Before he begins his college journey, Raf was kind enough to reflect on his time at TGS, which you can read below. 1) What advice would you give to prospective TGS students? As cliché as it may seem, my number one piece of advice for students about...

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Today we're spotlighting Senior Nico C., who joined TGS during the 2022-23 school year from his home country of Ecuador 🇪🇨. Over the last two years, Nico has had the opportunity to live and learn in Malaysia, Türkiye, Oman, Greece, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Australia, and Japan. Congrats on your upcoming graduation, Nico 🎓. We're excited to see what the future holds! 1) How do you think your education at TGS...

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A native of Norway 🇳🇴 and now a resident of Vietnam 🇻🇳, Class of '24 Student Sigurd R. will soon head to Greece 🇬🇷 for his final term at THINK Global School before he crosses the stage at graduation. Since joining TGS in 2022, Sigurd has seized the opportunity to immerse himself in the cultures of Botswana, India, South Korea, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Australia, Japan, and Greece, gaining valuable insights...

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With his graduation just around the corner in Athens, Class of '24 Senior Taqi M. 🇪🇬  took the time to reflect on his TGS journey and how TGS has taught him how to focus on skill development over information acquisition, his shift towards curiosity and critical thinking, his perceptions of traditional education, and realistic advice he has for prospective TGS students. Like to read more senior spotlights? You can find...

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With their graduation approaching, Class of 2024 Student Keetah B. shares their insights on the tight-knit community at THINK Global School and how the TGS educational model resonates with them, fostering personal growth and self-affirmation. ✨ 1) How has being part of a diverse and international community influenced your understanding of different cultures and perspectives? Prior to TGS, I had already been surrounded by international communities. I'm a third-culture kid,...

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While in Australia, we had the chance to catch up with Cameron Shetler, a Class of 2016 graduate now studying medicine at the University of Melbourne. Cameron generously shared her post-TGS journey and insights with our current students, and you can read more about her life path, advice, and favorite memories below. 1) Hi Cameron, can you tell us what you've been up to since graduating from THINK Global School...

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David joined THINK Global School during the 2022-23 school year, and has attended terms in Botswana, India, South Korea, Greece, Bosnia & Herzegovina, and India during his time as a student. A big thank you to David for sharing the following insights and photos from his TGS journey! Embarking on the TGS journey is a life-changing experience. My advice? Bring your whole self along. Embrace the challenges, and let every...

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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...

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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....

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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.

 

 

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The THINK Global School Leadership Team is delighted to announce the July 2022 launch of the THINK Learning Studio, a global innovation, consulting, and professional training center focused on interdisciplinary real-world learning. The launch of this initiative is a statement from both the Board and Leadership Team of TGS's commitment to spreading the methodology of the Changemakers® Program and our continued faith in the project-based learning format. The Studio team hopes...


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Hi Amethyst, tell us a bit about yourself.  I am a passionate educator with three years of experience, and I’ve just finished my first year with TGS. I specialize in the humanities, particularly history and writing. Before joining TGS, I completed a Master's degree where I researched contextual learning and focused on adolescent psychology during my undergraduate education. Outside of the educational space, I enjoy music, dancing, yoga, card games,...

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Where and how do you learn? How do you develop a passion for curiosity? How do you keep your mind open to new people, ideas, and possibilities? These are all questions being faced by educators and students as our world gains a more global context.  For a rare few who are lucky enough to have talented and equally curious teachers, this might happen in the confines of the classroom. But...

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 Hi Andy, tell us a bit about yourself. I grew up in the beautiful industrial city of Birmingham, and after a career in mental health work and various bits and bobs, I qualified to become a teacher. After a few years in the UK, I moved to the British Virgin Islands (which many viewed as an improvement even on Birmingham!) and from there on to Switzerland, my first stint at...

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1. Hi Maxim. It's been two years now since you graduated from THINK Global School. What have you been up to in that time?  Since graduating from TGS, I have been attending the University of Toronto studying mineral (mining) engineering. I know you might be asking why, out of all engineering, I chose mineral engineering? It's because I want to throw myself into the space mining industry. I figured it...

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Another school year is coming to a close at THINK Global School, which means graduation is right around the corner for the Class of 2021. And while their academic experience was different than previous classes due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all of our graduates continually demonstrated the characteristics we value so much as a community: perseverance, continual improvement, a thirst for knowledge, and the practicing of environmentalism, to name a...

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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...

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Greetings TGS, Long time reader, first time blogger here. Some of you may have noticed that I can be a little patriotic... My friends in Abu Dhabi used to joke that New Zealand has "small country" syndrome because it is always determined to be the best. I think like the Canadians, we are determined not to be seen as the same as our more populated neighbours. With that in mind...

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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...

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