On November 25, the International School of Kuala Lumpur (ISKL) invited parents and students to join them virtually for a one-hour forum, "Future-Ready Pathways in High School,"
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Welcome to Panther Post - a round-up of ideas, insights and inspiration from ISKL and the broader educational community both in Asia Pacific and around the world. In keeping with the ISKL mindset of continuous improvement, knowledge sharing and growth - Panther Post is a quick, easy to read summary of how we lead, learn, empower and engage.
As part of their continuous learning on fairy tale reading, on November 17, Grade 2 students were treated to a virtual visit by author Josh Funk!
ISKL was recently shortlisted in two categories in the prestigious International School Awards 2021 for ‘Strategic Leadership Initiative’ and ‘Wellbeing Initiative’.
If we look specifically into the impact of COVID-19 on the international education sector, it has shaken up the way learning is delivered and the way communication played a role during the crisis. For our school, this crisis has brought up opportUNITY. cheesy play on words maybe, but true nonetheless. The ‘unity’ in opportunity came from multiple angles and I would like to share some of them with you.
Each Wednesday, we will be sharing tips on improving your well-being, tackling mental health or physical challenges that are predominant during the Movement Control Order.
How can we stay motivated and engaged with life during such a challenging time? One way to put things into perspective is to turn to history.
How to Excel in IB with Tanmay Gupta, ISKL's 2020 Valedictorian And Perfect Scorer in his IB Diploma Results.
ISKL’s Habitat for Humanity club made a donation of RM35,000 to Habitat for Humanity Hong Kong after receiving official confirmation of being made a Campus Chapter.
“I’m very thankful that the experience helped mold my worldview and kept me thinking and questioning things wherever I found myself in life after high school.”
At the beginning of October, ISKL's High School (HS) Drama Department put on a spectacular, physically distanced production of an original Shakespeare adaptation, Much Ado About Everything!
With Panthers of the past teaching those in the present, ISKL Alumni always find ways to give back to the community!
“I kept up MUN in college, but I’ll never forget taking charge as secretary-general at IASAS MUN 2007, when KL hosted!” Ankit Panda, Class of 2008
Some believe that leadership is an innate skill, but ISKL, firmly believes that leadership is a skill that can be fostered and nurtured in every individual.
“You can take me out of international school but you can’t take it out of me!” Tony Pietra Arjuna (‘96)
Nadine Levone and Krystle van Dijk are descendants of the Berawan Tribe from Sarawak. Nadine and Krystal, who are also cousins, share their fascinating family history with us.
Last month, the K - 12 Service and Sustainability Coordinators and some High School (HS) teachers attended a workshop led by Mr. Harbir Gill, known as 'H,' who is our ISKL "Gardener-in-Residence"
“If I could go back and work in ISKL, I would do so in a heartbeat. ISKL challenged me to believe and be who I wanted to be..."
The achievements of students from ISKL have now been finalised and, in keeping with previous years, ISKL outperformed the worldwide IB Diploma average score
Marije Walker, ISKL Alumni Parent and mum to Mees, describes her time as an expat in Kuala Lumpur, from 2018-2020 as an opportunity to get out of her comfort zone and try new ways to express herself.
The play is an adaptation of William Shakespeare's classic, 'Much Ado About Nothing,' which is part of ISKL's Grade 9 English curriculum.
Doing what we enjoy has become a privilege that requires collaboration from every member of the group or community.
The first episode of Future Ready: Alumni Careers Conversations delves into Medical Sciences and is hosted by ISKL Alumnus Hezril Asyraaf, Producer/Presenter of the Evening Edition on BFM 89.9.
Earlier this year, ISKL, in collaboration with UNHCR, celebrated the expansion of its ISKL Refugee Teacher Training program.
Meet the two recipients of this year's 2020-2021 International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) Scholarship award, Nurin A. and Yogita C.
Did you know that we have an edible garden at our school? Do you know where it is? Any guesses as to what is growing there?
At ISKL, we love having special guests in our classrooms who can share their perspectives and experiences, giving our students an opportunity to meet and connect with members of the community.
Finding your passion and eventually building a career that’s both meaningful and fulfilling is a life-long process. So, don’t think you need to have it all figured out by the time you’re in high school
In this week's blog post from the HS Service and Sustainability/CAS team, read up on how our everyday food shopping habits have changed and adapted during the Movement Control Order (MCO).
Harbir brings tremendous energy, expertise and community connections to the intersections of teaching, learning, sustainability and service.
Here's a peek into the world of our youngest learners in Prep Reception and Prep Junior and the Provocations program, an integral part of ISKL's Early Childhood education.
The group of newly-graduated alumni had the opportunity to submit a video to the online music contest entitled 'Play With Ray: Home Edition' and were selected as one of the twenty winners.
Collaboration is key to problem-solving and achieving tangible outcomes. Here are the educators who have been promoting Service Learning and Service and Sustainability initiatives at ISKL
This year, ISKL turns 55 years young, and we want you to join in the celebration by helping us to compile our 55 for 55.
ISKL continued to be a busy place during the school holiday, with online summer school sessions and ongoing work for our school’s development.
It's a long way from playing a workhouse boy in an ISKL Elementary School production of Oliver, to gracing some of the world's great stages with her renowned Carmen for ISKL Alumna Kirstin Chavez.
It was his Grade 10 History teacher who advised Haziq Khairi ('17) to find his academic passion and be driven by it, a message he lives by to this day
As the Ampang Hilir campus emerges and settles into its new location, we honor elements from the memorable old campuses that remind us of ISKL's legacy.
ISKL was an incredible experience. The academic preparation was excellent and the extracurricular resources offered by the school are really topnotch.