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Dec 01, 2016
What does an outstanding Early Childhood programme look like and how to choose one? Learn more in this article about the importance of early childhood education.
Dec 01, 2016
The Secondary Years is an important time in the life of adolescents and outstanding schools ensure that the many personal changes that teenagers face are supported... Learn more about our student-centred approached to secondary years education.
Nov 25, 2016
Tony Little, Group Chief Education Officer, GEMS Education, shares his view on education. Article written in Japanese.
Nov 24, 2016
On 24 November 2016, GEMS World Academy (Singapore)'s school leadership team attended the BERG Icons of Learning Awards night, where GWA (Singapore) was awarded the ‘2016 Icons of Learning Award for the Leading International School in Singapore’...
Nov 23, 2016
Tony Little, Group Chief Education Officer, GEMS Education, gave us his thoughts on the social media generation, international education, advice for parents, and what life was really like at Eton College.
Nov 15, 2016
Join us for a peek inside the ‘Entrepreneurship’ pillar of GEMS World Academy (Singapore)’s Future School…
Oct 15, 2016
There are three very exciting new things happening at GEMS World Academy (Singapore), that not only help to set kids up for the working world, they do so in a forward-thinking way...
Oct 6, 2016
David Edwards, Head of School, GEMS World Academy (Singapore), explains how the school is expanding opportunities for real-world learning and ensuring that students are well prepared for an exciting future...
Sep 23, 2016
Why STEM is a crucial component of learning for all children? Article written in Japanese.
Aug 26, 2016
Learn about our Haze Procedures here.
Jul 15, 2016
Jul 11, 2016
GEMS World Academy (Singapore) made a big impression on the Athletic Conference of Singapore International Schools (ACSIS) sporting stage, trumping other international schools in Singapore.
Jul 8, 2016
GEMS World Academy (Singapore) is a proud sponsor of the prestigious South Asian Diaspora Convention (SADC) which featured PM Lee Hsien Loong, Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe and top political and business leaders from the South Asian region.
Jul 1, 2016
Come join us on 20 July, together with Tony Little, ex-headmaster of Eton College, for drinks and nibbles at this informal evening at the British High Commissioners residence, Eden Hall,
Jun 15, 2016
SassyMama chats with aquatics programme coordinator/swimming coach Steve Betts, about what makes the GEMS World Academy (Singapore) Swimming and sports programme so strong for kids of all ages and abilities.
Jun 3, 2016
May 26, 2016
It's the enriching, culturally inclusive, and welcoming community – both teachers and students – that makes GEMS World Academy (Singapore) stand out as an international school in Singapore.
May 25, 2016
The STEM approach is used at GWA within a balanced and integrated curriculum because it provides practical, real-life purpose and context to solving challenges.
May 18, 2016
GEMS World Academy (Singapore) was honoured to have Mr Ong Ye Kung, Acting Minister for Education (Higher Education and Skills) together with a Grassroots Leaders’ delegation visit our school on the 18th of May. View the photos here.
May 16, 2016
Did you know that GEMS Education has over 20,000 teachers spread across its network of 87 schools spanning 13 countries around the globe? Learn about our decades-long history, rich teaching tradition, and extensive global reach in this article.
April 28, 2016
See the list of WWF Eco-Schools.
April 26, 2016
On the surface, GEMS World Academy (Singapore) is an impressive educational institution with outstanding facilities and passionate teaching staff. Dig a little deeper and you’ll discover that it is part of a global education powerhouse with a generous heart.
April 26, 2016
Hear from two families about why they moved to GEMS World Academy (Singapore) from other Singapore international schools — and are delighted with the decision!
April 14, 2016
Mother-of-three Alia Contractor, tells HoneyKids about her family’s experiences at GEMS World Academy (Singapore). It’s no secret: they love it!
April 11, 2016
David Edwards, Head of Education, GEMS World Academy (Singapore) shares his thought on what makes GEMS World Academy (Singapore) truly international.
April 01, 2016
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March 30, 2016
HoneyKids uncovers why GEMS World Academy (Singapore)is Singapore’s truly International School for Global Students.
March 21, 2016
Singapore is a beautiful melting pot of cultures and nationalities so why should your child’s school be any different? SassyMama finds out how GEMS World Academy sets itself apart!
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March 18, 2016
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March 13, 2016
Pope Francis announced the 2016 Winner of the Global Teacher Prize in a ceremony held in Dubai on the 13th of March, 2016.
Congratulations to the winner Hanan Al Hroub. Learn more about her incredible story here.
Watch the video of the announcement below.
March 09, 2016
In partnership with the International Baccalaureate Organisation Asia-Paciﬁc team, we were delighted this week to host Ms Annette Edmonson, World Champion and Olympic medalist in cycling. View the photos here.
Feb 17, 2016
Varkey Foundation, the philanthropic arm of GEMS Education, with Dr Stephen Hawking announcing the 10 finalists for the Global Teacher Prize.
Sep 10, 2015
TOPIC: Arnav Divaker was searching for a school that focuses on sports and academics. He found GWA (Singapore).
Sep 04, 2015
TOPIC: David Edwards, our Head of Education, joined a panel of industry experts on Channel NewsAsia's Perspectives to discuss topics surrounding the future of education.
Aug 27, 2015
TOPIC: Hear David Edwards, our Head of Education as he speaks to Channel NewsAsia on how educational institutions can get students ‘future ready’ in the face of globalisation and innovation.
Aug 18, 2015
TOPIC: Our Head of Education, David Edwards, shares his thoughts on how being active in sports improves one's fitness and health.
TOPIC: GEMS school aims for growth.
TOPIC: Dino Varkey of GEMS Education speaks to Bloomberg on GEMS World Academy in Singapore, and on Asia expansion plans.
TOPIC: India Se interviews Dino Varkey & David Edwards of GEMS World Academy.
IndiaSe talks to Dino Varkey and David Edwards about GEMS World Academy – The Global School.
03 Oct 2013
Singapore has received a notably high ranking, coming in seventh out of 21 countries, surpassing established countries such as Finland, the United Kingdom, and the United States in the Varkey GEMS Foundation 2013 Global Teacher Status Index.
Balanced education is something GEMS World Academy (Singapore) strongly believes in. GWA ensures students are given every opportunity to grow into well-rounded individuals...
GEMS World Academy (Singapore) (GWA) is a strong believer in providing balanced education. Part of the GEMS Education group, the world’s largest private education company, it brings 55 years of international education experience to Singapore...
Also announces GEMS World Academy (Singapore) as the first international school in Singapore to roll out Samsung MagicIWB Solution in all their classrooms...
GEMS World Academy (Singapore), an official sponsor of the MetaSprint Series 2014, has offered six full scholarships to the race winners of the MetaSprint Series 2014 Kids and Youth category...
Professor Dr Pat Preedy, Early Childhood specialist and Chief Academic Officer & Director of Little GEMS International, shares how the developing brain functions in early childhood, and the importance of early childhood education that is grounded on published, scientific and educational research can make a difference...
The Varkey GEMS Foundation (VGF), philanthropic arm of GEMS Education, has launched the Varkey GEMS Foundation Global Teacher Prize. The prize of US$1 million dollar will be awarded to an exceptional teacher who has made an outstanding contribution to the profession...
02 Sep 2013
GEMS Education, a leading global Kindergarten to Grade 12 education provider will be opening its GEMS World Academy Singapore (GWA Singapore) Information and Enrolment Centre in the heart of the Orchard Road at the Forum shopping mall, ahead of the school’s opening in September 2014. GWA Singapore is now accepting enrolments from Pre- Kindergarten...
30 May 2013
GEMS Education, the world’s largest international K - 12 (kindergarten to Grade 12, i.e. primary and secondary school education) private education operator has successfully raised S$105 million through bank financing toward building its first school in Singapore...
27 May 2013
Singapore – Monday May 27, 2013: Opening in September 2014, GEMS World Academy (Singapore) (GWA) will be the first school in South East Asia connected to the GEMS global network of international schools.