BSBMUN V | October 17th - 19th
October 17, 2019
As we enter the month of October, we near the biggest student-led event of EAB: BSBMUN. This event, that started as a simple conference in 2015, is now on its 5th Edition, bringing 9 schools, from within and without DF, to participate in this unique experience; helping its participants to grow and evolve through the three days of the committee.
Strategic Planning at EAB | Celebrating Progress and Planning for the Future
October 16, 2019
Over the past months, the EAB Board and Leadership Team have been working closely together on the important work of updating EAB’s strategic plan.
EAB: Growing Lifelong Learners and Future Global Citizens!
October 4, 2019
Perhaps the greatest educationist of all time, John Dewey, stated in the early 1900s that, “We must take the child as a member of society in the broadest sense, and demand for and from the schools whatever is necessary to enable the child intelligently to recognize all his social relations and take his part in sustaining them”. The role of a school is to prepare students to participate fully in the society they will function in. However, what does this mean in today’s schools in the 21st century?
The Moth | October 9th
October 3, 2019
The High School English Department is proud to present this year’s first-semester edition of THE MOTH. It is an initiative that celebrates the power of stories. As we prepare students to enter into an ever-changing world full of different stories from different places, EAB students have the opportunity to dive headlong into the storytelling experience.
Scholastic Kid Reporters at EAB
October 3, 2019
Last March, the iCommons shared with grades 4-6 an opportunity to EAB students: Scholastic Kids Press was selecting international kid reporters. Scholastic Kids Press is a group of talented Kid Reporters, ages 10–14, from across the United States and around the world. This year, the program is celebrating its 20th anniversary, and 50 new and returning Kid Reporters have been selected to share stories from around the world with a focus on the critical topics and issues that matter most to young people.
Lower School Family Conferences | October 3rd
September 27, 2019
It is hard to imagine, but Family Conferences for the Lower School are right around the corner! These are terrific opportunities for families to engage in collaborative conversations with teachers. During these conferences, families will hear about their child’s progress both academically and social-emotionally.
Lower School Service Ambassadors!
September 26, 2019
Two students from each homeroom in fourth and fifth grades were selected by their peers to represent their Lower School community as Service Ambassadors. The Lower School Service Ambassadors this semester are Vivianne Schmitt and Giovanna Pizzi Modesto from 5A, Fatima Yousaf and Otavio Machado Silveira from 5B, Catalina Kimsey and Rafael Sergio Botelho from 4A, and Valentina Leite Faria and Chloe Fuga from 4B.