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Wednesday, November 25, 2020
On Saturday, 11th January 2020, the high school students (G9 –G12) and select parents (G11 – G12) at Neev Academy were a privileged lot to be in the presence of Mr. Viral Doshi, renowned educational consultant from Mumbai, who talked to them about the various aspects of navigating their...

You are, therefore we are!

OKAY! You do drive us crazy. But what's the fun if we don't have the perfect dose of craziness in our daily schedules? All of you need to speak at the same go... But, we know, how important it is to share your opinion right there, right then. Timeline is something...

Expectations VS. Reality

We are expected to walk into a classroom where chairs are vacant and the people meant to occupy them are crowding here and there, and keep our cool. We are expected to understand your love for yourself and make our peace with it. We are expected to make a note of...

PTA INITIATIVES

Greetings from the new (and first) Neev Academy PTA (Parents Teachers Association). As the PTA evolves, creates and learns, we thought it would be helpful to update the community on our various initiatives. PTA 2019 kicked off this year with a kulfi-social (the Neev version of an ice-cream social!) for...
For the first time, most students from across the school have been able to collectively read and discuss the books on the Neev Book Award shortlist this year. Introduced with the aim of allowing the students to better engage with the titles on the list, every class and section...
The unintended consequences of our actions are often of greater interest to those who comment on human affairs. It gives them the innocent pleasure of observing and saying with the wisdom of hindsight, "Here you miss, or there exceed the mark". But there must, perforce, be those who act in...
Kristen Pelletier is an independent educational consultant, coach, co-creator and teacher trainer driven by a mission of supporting exemplary inclusive cultures and practices in international schools. Her company, Redefining Access, is based in Brussels following 19 years at the International School of Brussels where she was most recently the...

Walls of wonder

Grade 1 children integrated their current unit of inquiry ”How the world works” with the central idea 'Materials consist of matter that can be manipulated and changed for a purpose'. The related concepts for this unit were - Properties, Manipulation and Transformation, which was clearly evident when they observed...
“Collaboration allows teachers to capture each other’s fund of collective intelligence” - Mike Schmoker On March 9th, Neev Academy hosted its second SAIBSA PYP Job Alike event, which captured the essence of the enhanced PYP - to build agency. Based on the curiosity around “Agency’, we decided to organize the sessions...
Have you already learned a foreign language and wondering why you are not fluent enough? Believe me, you are not alone. This is one of the most common problems that foreign language enthusiasts face. But we need to remember, when there is a problem, there is a solution. Here are...