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Media Representation in Action: The Dragon Prince

Media Representation in Action: The Dragon Prince

March 31, 2020

Ocean. Earth. Sun. Sky. Moon. Stars. Long ago all magical creatures lived in harmony in Xadia, but that all changed when humans learned dark magic.

The Value of Human Lives

The Value of Human Lives

March 30, 2020

As the current crisis progresses, more and more countries have had to face massive lockdowns that have put a majority of regular economic activity on hold. Economists all around the world have been disc...

Kognity at FIS: Student Responses

Kognity at FIS: Student Responses

March 30, 2020

This learning tool was introduced to students in early January as “an online textbook and learning resource that offers comprehensive coverage of many Group 3-5 subjects. [Kognity] offers guidance in approaching exams and assessments as well as explaining key concepts and topics”. At first glance, this seems to be something that could be extremely useful for IB students, but just how useful is this software? 

ISTA 2020

ISTA 2020

March 30, 2020

We both participated in the festival, as an actor and as a crew member, and have asked other participants from FIS, other schools and the crew members some questions about their experience with ISTA 2020 and how it has impacted them. Here is what they had to say:

The Art of Study Groups

The Art of Study Groups

November 17, 2019

Whether you’re an IB student or still in the wonderful years of the pre-IB, assignments will play a significant role in your high school career. While these assessments may seem like an endless chore ...

The IB: A Balancing Act

The IB: A Balancing Act

November 17, 2019

As a student enrolled in the IB program, I am concerned that in creating some of the best students, you forgot about the people taking the program. I am one of many  students across the world currently trying to fill the IB requirements. With my six courses of choice, as well as TOK, I have a fairly busy schedule. I have two years to learn the content and prepare for the exams. On top of that, you want me to demonstrate balance in all the other aspects of my life.  How am I supposed to find time for the other parts of my life when I am busy managing the academic part of it?

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