Self- governance Day22 May 2019
On May 22, Self -governance Day was held at the ES. For one day students became members of the school staff and completed assigned tasks independently. Students assumed the roles of academic director, chancellor, HR and PR managers, coordinators, security guards and etc. At the end of the day, self-governance day activities were summarised in the Main Hall. The students successfully coped with challenges and gained valuable experience.
Public Relation: Strategies and Tactics22 May 2019
The PYP students from grade 3 visited the office of PR and Marketing Division. PR Manager Nino Kusrashvili informed them about different aspects of public relations: PR strategies, marketing campains, and event management. The students learned about the topic from the secondary sources as well. Later, they received homework from the PR manager-to write a piece of short news about the event. Several days later, the students submitted the homework and expressed the wish to participate in PR campaigns in the future.
Still Lifes and Landscapes22 May 2019
On May 21, an exhibition of paintings created by grade 4b students Demetre Tsiklauri and Ilia Mchedlishvili was held at London Avenue. The students exhibited still lifes, landscapes, and graphic drawings. the visitors enjoyed the exhibition.
The Night of the Musem21 May 2019
On May 18, the traditional event the Night of the Museum was held to celebrate International Museum Day. The MYP students from grade 8 took part in the educational project offered within the exhibition Georgia-Europe and dedicated to the 150th anniversary of Marjory Wardrop. This program was developed at Giorgi Leonidze State Museum of Literature. The students visited two exhibitions: Giorgi Leonidze -120, Museum of Literature -90 and Marjory Wardrop -150. The students saw unique exhibits, memorial objects, and handwritten publications. Later, they engaged in a group work, where the students made bilingual book according to Ilia Chavchavadze's Gandegili translated by Marjory Wardrop. They made illustrations as well. Mishiko Gabaidze created a cover for the book. Visitors of the museum liked the work of the ES students and took part in this activity with enthusiasm.
Educational Conference21 May 2019
On May 17-18, the 3rd International educational conference- International Research 2019 organized by the Easter Mediterranean Academic Research Centre was held in Istanbul, Turkiet. The main theme of the conference was Education and Teaching in the XXI Century. Two teachers from the ES Shorena Abesadze and Davit Nozadze attended the conference and presented the research on a topic- The Role of games in teaching Computer Science. The participants' presentations will be published in the “International Journal of Social Sciences and Interdisciplinary Studies.“
Visiting Children's Village21 May 2019
On May 16, the PYP Student Council members visited SOS Children's Village Georgia, supporting vulnerable children, young people, and families. The ES students planed different activities before the visit: educational games, science experiments, handcraft and planting activities. They brought some presents to the beneficiaries of the Village. Kids played together, conducted fun experiments and became friends. The PYP Students Council plans similar activities in the future.
Personal Exhibition21 May 2019
At the London Avenue of the ES paintings of the Georgian Program student from grade 4b, Masho Butskhrikidze were exhibited alongside with the artworks of her brother Tornike Butskhikidze. The young artist received a lot of compliments from the visitors for the paintings created during the last two years.
PYP Exhibition20 May 2019
On May 17, the PYP Exhibition was held in the Main Hall. This year, as a culmination of the IB Primary Years Programme, grade 5 students dived into their project-based work to cover the unit “Sharing the Planet”. At the most important academic event of the PYP, the students showcased spectacular presentations of 8 weeks’ projects based on a particular issue of their choosing and interest: recycling, types of pollution, homeless people, animal rights and advanced technologies as tools for improving communication. The Exhibition was also the perfect way to visualize their research, action and the whole process through their performance, shadow play on environmental threats, printed brochures, video games and the final musical performance which perfectly matched the concept of the event. The PYP students showed their great interest towards the environment, the students also showed that they became inspired to take action and act responsibly as global citizens.
Guests from Estonia20 May 2019
On May 17, Mart Laidmets-Secretary General at Ministry of Education and Research of Estonia and Margus Gering-Deputy Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Estonia to Georgia together with the Estonian delegation visited the European School. The guests had a school tour, they visited the European Kindergarten as well, met the Academic Director of the ES and held an interesting conversation about school education and teaching methods.