The value of teachers teaching, learning and sharing with their peers is immeasurable and reciprocal. Recently, teachers from PYP schools in Yokohama and Tokyo had the opportunity to visit each other's schools and participate in a number of teacher-led workshops after school.
We are mindful of the needs and rights of others.
We are honest in our dealings.
We are peaceful in our intentions.
We are responsible in our actions.
We are supportive of each other.
Live Learn Lead. Three simple and dynamic words that capture the essence of who we are as a school community and what we are striving for, and which serve as an ongoing catalyst for growth and for telling our stories - students’ stories, faculty and staff’s stories and families’ stories. The simplicity of our mission enables a common understanding of our shared purpose but at the same time allows interpretations as diverse as the individuals who comprise our international community. The stories below provide a glimpse of Live Learn Lead in action. Visit us to find out more.
The year 2024 will bring a significant milestone for our whole school, as we will be celebrating our school’s centenary, a milestone few schools can boast about, and already there is much excitement building for this event.
We are excited to welcome edtech leaders, tech educators, and technical staff from international schools in Japan for the sixth annual Japan International Schools Technology Group Job-Alike.
If you could write a letter to your future self, what’s the one message that you need to share? What questions would you ask?
Languages and cultures are directly related: by promoting linguistic diversity we also promote cultural diversity. International mindedness, intercultural understanding and multilingualism are one of the IB missions.
YIS Counselors have organized two personal development workshops for YIS parents to thrive in our post-pandemic environment.