Friendship is discovered in the unlikeliest places. Friendship brings closer together the most mismatched personalities. Friendship is a puzzle like an obtuse metaphor and as evident as the brick wall you fail to climb over (that’s a simile, by the way.)
Teaching and learning English is tough. VERY tough. VERY, VERY tough if it’s taught as a second (or even third) language. And if we add to that the pressure that kids feel to perform well and be recognized for it, we have a concoction that may not suit everyone’s taste…
After a few years of hiatus due to the COVID pandemic, our Spelling Bee came back loud and clear: every corner of our country must surely have been able to hear the spelling of our students from 3rd to 8th grade!
After a three-year hiatus, during which we were unable to hold our competition due to the COVID-19 pandemic or just holding it virtually as was the case last year, the in-person final for our Creative Writing Competition made a triumphant return, with a -fictional- vengeance!
After the pomp and circumstance of the Coronation of Charles II on Saturday, we would like to share with all our community the touching tribute that Prince William paid to his father and mother at the Coronation Concert at Windsor Castle on Sunday night.
2023 Public Speaking Competition Held at Universidad Adolfo Ibañez, March 31, 2023 CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2023 SEMIFINALISTS! (MORE PICTURES IN GALLERY AT THE BOTTOM OF
Just one week is left for our in-person 2023 Public Speaking Competition semifinals and finals! Each of the ten semifinalists – after a virtual Round 1 in which they had to submit a video – will have the opportunity to present their speeches to a distinguished panel of judges, who will evaluate their performance based on a variety of criteria, including clarity, delivery, and overall effectiveness. The judges are respected leaders in their respective fields, and we extend our heartfelt thanks to them for their time, expertise, and dedication to this competition.
UPCOMING PUBLIC SPEAKING COMPETITION 2022 AWARDS & WORKSHOP Julia Rantakyro, 1st Place Gold Medal, Int’l School La Serena Nicolás Larráin, 2nd Place Silver Medal, Colegio
Despite the pandemic, this year’s Public-Speaking Competition was an amazing event