Self-led learning – ISPP – International School of Phnom Penh

At the start of the year, two ideas formed the basis of conversations as we considered how we could make the best use of the Friday afternoons In 2004, Alphabet (the company that owns Google) explained its “20% time” just before they launched their IPO to the world (Murphy, 2020). The idea behind the 20% … Read more

Supporting Our Children In A Digital World – ISPP – International School of Phnom Penh

Setting limits on when our digital connections are allowed to intrude on our time can be good for your mental well-being and a great example to our children. Digital technology is wonderful. In the past two years, technology has allowed us to remain connected both to our learning and to our loved ones. In short, … Read more

Where Are They Now? – ISPP – International School of Phnom Penh

Alumni Interview: Enya Pangilinan Class of 2012 | Years at ISPP 2009 – 2012 Hey everyone! I’m Enya and was a student at ISPP from Grade 10 to 12 (class of 2012). I grew up in the Philippines and my family moved about five times, which meant going to different schools and making new friends again. … Read more

Director’s Update – ISPP – International School of Phnom Penh

For February – April 2022 As we begin the last quarter of the academic year, our Grade 12 students had their last formal day of school on Friday 8th April. As such, I would like to congratulate the class of 2022 on the completion of their school-based education. We recognise that the last two years … Read more

Another successful reaccreditation for ISPP – ISPP – International School of Phnom Penh

How do we know a school is of high quality? This is a question parents will often ask when choosing a new school for their child. One measure of quality, compliance and best practice in schools relates to external accreditation. ISPP maintains joint accreditation with the Council of International Schools (CIS) and Western Association of … Read more

Where Are They Now? – ISPP – International School of Phnom Penh

Alumni Interview: Vimuolea Hang Years at ISPP 2006 – 2013 | Class of 2013 Hello, everyone! I’m Vim. I was born and raised in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Before ISPP, I lived in Canberra, Australia for two years when I was around 6 or 7 years old (2000-2002), while my mum was doing her Master’s program. … Read more

ISPP, philanthropy… and you! – ISPP – International School of Phnom Penh

ISPP students, faculty, staff and the broader community are all embodying our guiding statements – striving to effect positive change, being responsible global citizens, and each of us making a difference. ISPP was founded in 1989 by a small group of families whose work with NGOs brought them to Cambodia to help the country recover … Read more

ISPP Wellness – ISPP – International School of Phnom Penh

Allowing time to care for ourselves is not selfish; it’s necessary. There is still a lot to do, but we are slowly starting to understand it and adding it to our busy lives. What does wellness mean to you? Have you ever tried to define wellness?If you google it as I did, this is the … Read more

Creativity in the Classroom – ISPP – International School of Phnom Penh

Students express themselves through the arts as creativity is encouraged, valued and at the heart of ISPP Elementary school. Every child is an artist; the problem is staying an artist when you grow up. – Pablo Picasso Creativity is at the heart of the arts. Students in Elementary have many opportunities to express themselves through … Read more

Director’s Update – ISPP – International School of Phnom Penh

For May – July 2021 This summer issue of the ISPP Pulse recognises and reflects on events and activities at the end of the 2020-2021 academic year and also provides a welcome to you all to the 2021-22 year. As I outlined in my last letter in February – April issue, the 2020-2021 academic year … Read more