The way we look at education is changing. It makes sense that how we design school buildings would follow suit.Read More
Taking action is one of the essential elements of the Primary Years Program, the first phase of the International Baccalaureate curriculum framework....Read More
"Symbiosis" is a word that few people would expect to hear a 3-year-old say, much less understand. At GEMS World Academy Chicago, an entire preschool...Read More
According to a number of recent studies, more college-bound students are eschewing liberal arts majors like English and history for computer science...Read More
Most of us can remember instances from our school days when we worked feverishly to complete assignments or projects by the due date. But after...Read More
Art as self-expression. Art as activism. Art as weapon.
A group of eighth-graders at GEMS World Academy Chicago recently explored the ways in which...Read More
Pre-K students at GEMS World Academy Chicago complete a unit on symbiosis, which revolves around the idea that humans and animals rely upon and...Read More
Schools serving a student population that spans pre-K through Grade 12 can offer a unique benefit — the chance for younger and older students to...Read More
This blog post was written by Taneal Sanders, Grade 5 teacher at GEMS World Academy Chicago.
Here I am, a 41-year-old woman, whose least favorite...Read More