Portal Login | Contact Us | Search
About UsAdmissionAcademicsAthleticsThe ArtsAlumniGivingQuicklinksLogin

The Future of Learning

Atlanta International School strives to be a community resource on international education news and topics of interest:
A Global Life

Moving Around Without Losing Your Roots - Harvard Business Review Blog (October 3, 2012)

Diversity Makes You Brighter - The New York Times (December 9, 2015)

 Bilingualism and Early Language Learning
Bilingual Kids Have Multiple Advantages, No Matter What the Languages are Quartz (November 7, 2015)
Dual-Language Programs are on the Rise, Even for Native English Speakers The New York Time (October 8, 2015)
The Benefits of a Bilingual Brain TED Ed (September 2015)
How the Language You Speak Changes Your View of the World The Independent (April 29, 2015)
Speaking a Second Language May Change How You See the World AAAS (March 17, 2015)
New York City Education Department to Add or Expand 40-Dual Language Programs The New York Times (January 15, 2015)
Speaking More Than One Language Could Sharpen Your Brain Time.com (November 12, 2014)
Esculela Ejemplar Mundo Hispanico (November 26, 2014)
Bringing Up Baby Bilingual The Economist Blog (October 29, 2013)
More Schools Push Early Language Learning Reporter Newspapers (September 20, 2013)
The Power of the Bilingual Brain Time Magazine (July 29, 2013)
Speaking Two Languages Benefits Low-Income Children Medical Xpress (August 27, 2012)
How the Bilingual Brain Sees the World Differently Jeff Godfrey, Global Language Conference
Why Speaking Two Languages Is Better Than One Wall Street Journal (April 30, 2012)
Being Bilingual Boosts Brain Power BBC News (May 1, 2012)
Bilinguals Switch Tasks Faster Than Monolinguals
NIH News (April 3, 2012) 
Why Bilinguals Are Smarter The New York Times (March 17, 2012) 
In Miami, School Aims For 'Biliterate' Education NPR (October 26, 2011)   
Parlez-vous MBA? The Economist (October 18, 2011)
Hearing Bilingual: How Babies Sort Out Language The New York Times (October 10, 2011)
The Bilingual Advantage The New York Times (May 30, 2011) 
Being Bilingual May Boost Your Brain Power NPR (April 4, 2011)

International Education Articles

The International Baccalaureate Curriculum:

The IB: A Better Preparation for Life - The Telegraph (April 27, 2014)

A-Level Blow as Baccalaureate Given Same Rating as 5 A Grades - Daily Mail (March 5, 2014)

Finding Classroom Rigor in a Global Curriculum - The New York Times (December 16, 2013)

New Study Links Participation in the IB Diploma Programme to College Success Among Chicago Public School Students - International Baccalaureate Organization (March 21, 2012)

Thought, Word and Deed: The roles of Cognition, Language and Culture in Teaching and Learning in IB World Schools - A Position Paper by the International Baccalaureate Organization  (October 24, 2011)

Board of Regents Challenged to Take IB Diploma Seriously - GlobalAtlanta.com (November 2, 2010)

Additional International Education Articles:

A Global Curriculum for a Globalized Era - New York Times (March 3, 2013)

21st Century Learning:

Scientific Inquiry Among the Preschool Set - The New York Times (October 1, 2012)

Multicultural Critical Theory. At B-School? - The New York Times (January 10, 2010)

STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math):

Why Group 6, The Arts, is Great! - IBO.org (November 9, 2016)

Why 'The Arts' Matter in Schools - IBO.org (January 30, 2015)

A STEM vs. STEAM GIRL - University of Florida Infographic


How playing an instrument benefits your brain...


Why are Design and Technology so important in the curriculum?

Susan V. Booth, Alliance Artistic Director: Attract and Retain Talent, Cultivate Innovation and Transform Education


Are Musicians Better Language Learners? - The Guardian (February 27, 2014)

Learning to Think Outside the Box - The New York Times (February 5, 2014)

Yo-Yo Ma: Behind the Cello - Huffington Post (January 21, 2014)

The Souls of the Machine: The Internet revolution has just begun - The Chronicle of Higher Education (June 13, 2010)

Author Don Tapscott on the growing influence of public participation: Canadian academic's book Macrowikinomics highlights profound change to civilization - guardian.co.uk (October 4, 2010)


The College, University and Study Abroad Experience

How Studying or Working Abroad Makes You Smarter - TIME (April 29, 2014)

Bilingualism and Business

Why You Should Hire Bilinguals Even If You Don't Need Their Language Skills - Inc. (November 18, 2014)

New Study Shows Brain Benefits of Bilingualism - NPR (November 14, 2013)

College Grads with Foreign Language Skills will Have Better Job Prospects - CNN Money (October 30, 2013

The Multilingual Dividend - The Financial Times (March 13, 2013)

Reasoning is Sharper in a Foreign Language - Scientific American Website (November 25, 2012)

Why America Lacks Global Leaders - Harvard Business Review Blog (August 23, 2012)

Make Yourself a Global Asset - Harvard Business Review Blog (July 3, 2012)

Survey: Language translates into more revenue - The Atlanta Business Chronicle (May 25, 2012)

Of Two Minds - The Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University (August 14, 2012)


Links to Magazines, Newspapers and Journals of International Education Organizations

The International Baccalaureate - IB World

The Council of International Schools - InterEd

The Association for the Advancement of International Education - Currents


Websites for International Educators

The International Educator

The European Council of International Schools


 ©2009 Atlanta International School  Connect   Accreditations   International Partnerships
 2890 North Fulton Drive  
 Atlanta, Georgia 30305, USA  


Privacy Policy   Site Map          


email page print page small type large type
powered by finalsite