24 March 2020

Online Learning: A Day in the Life of a Secondary Student

It is an extraordinary time to be a student. As the school suspension continues until after Spring Break at the earliest, teachers, students, and parents have adapted their daily routines to accommodate home learning activities. Stamford American School Hong Kong, a leader in educational technology, particularly in the...

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16 March 2020

Online Learning: A Day in the Life of an Elementary Student

What is it like to be a student learning online at home? Stamford's Grade 2 student, Ary shares her experiences. [Read More]
11 March 2020

Family-friendly art activities

During this month of online learning, it is important for students to take a break away from screen time to express themselves and their creativity through Visual Arts. [Read More]
9 March 2020

A Virtual First Day of School Amidst the Covid-19 School Closures

“We are lucky that our son joined Stamford and is receiving this level of contact and support from his teachers. It is a busy time for us as parents however it is also an opportunity for us to learn about the curriculum and how teaching and learning take place,” said Ms. C. [Read More]
4 March 2020

Learning a second language at home

Learning a second language at home is a challenge for both students and their parents. Our Head of Modern Languages, Ms. Qian Wang shared these expert tips on supporting your child’s language learning at home. [Read More]
4 March 2020

Play-based Music for Elementary Students at Home

Head of Arts at Stamford American School Hong Kong, Ms. Tina Bachelder-Schwab has some new tunes for you to enjoy at home. So gather your household items, and get up and have some fun! [Read More]
2 March 2020

5 tips for helping English Language Learners at home

Ms. Monica Williams, Stamford's EAL Team Leader with many years of experience as an English as a Second Language teacher, has 5 tips for families to support their child’s English language development at home. [Read More]
25 February 2020

Play-based Music for Elementary Students at Home

Two weeks ago, Ms. Tina Bachelder-Schwab, Head of Arts at Stamford shared some ideas for engaging with your children through play-based music activities at home. This week, she is back with some new songs to share. [Read More]
24 February 2020

Staying focused in an online learning environment

This month, many parents are wondering how they can support their children to meet their learning goals at home. A positive attitude and some simple steps to prepare for online learning will help students to avoid distractions and stay focused on their school work. Christina Meherg, University Counselor at Stamford Ame...

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21 February 2020

Connecting with your child through Drama

Drama is a creative outlet for children to learn more about themselves and others, it opens up great potential for connecting with your child at home. Our passionate drama teacher, Ms Amy Percival has some activities for families to try together. [Read More]
20 February 2020

Supporting your Elementary Child with Home Learning

The links between student, school and parent or guardian are vital for student success. At Stamford, we are proud of how strongly they are forged – and the contribution this makes to our community and our students’ achievements. [Read More]
14 February 2020

Staying Active and Healthy at Home

Regular physical activity has immense benefits particularly for health and mental well-being. As we believe that happy and healthy children learn best, our PE Coordinator, Mr Lee McQuade will share some important ways to keep our bodies and minds active and healthy at home. [Read More]
10 February 2020

Tips to Help Your Child Build Confidence

Confidence is an important skill and helping to build a child’s confidence can often pose a challenge for parents. It is critical to maintain a balance between supporting and not pushing too hard. A few small steps can make a big difference over time to help nudge your child along to becoming confident and able to ex...

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7 February 2020

Play-based Music for Elementary Students at Home

Creativity, self-expression, and confidence are important skills that benefit students both in the classroom and beyond. As many families will be spending time together at home over the coming weeks, this is a great opportunity to explore some new, fun ways to develop these skills at home with inspiration from our Stam...

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7 February 2020

Counselor’s Corner: Put on Your Own Oxygen Mask Before Assisting Others

It is also important to recognize that sometimes self-care is not enough, and we need to seek extra support from a mental health professional. How can you tell that your “oxygen level” is too low? Here is some information that might help you recognize that it’s time to reach out! [Read More]

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