Archives for The Team

Educational Assistants – a good or a bad thing?

Educational Assistants are professionals who are hired to provide an extra tier of support to children within the academic setting and/or the social environment.  Due to the nature of our host country, the Philippines, we are very privileged to be able to hire extremely well-educated, experienced professionals who are fluent in English and knowledgeable about current educational practices and we are Read full article »

Jessica Reischel

My name is Jessica Reischel. I am a learning support teacher and this is my fifth year at International School Manila. I have been teaching elementary aged children for fourteen years in various support models within public and private schools. Most of my teaching experience comes from teaching in the United States for eight years prior to teaching in Korea and Read full article »

Jennifer Etherton

My name is Jennifer Etherton. I am from the USA. I have been teaching for 15 years. I taught in the USA, Egypt, Madagascar, China, and Italy before coming to the Philippines. This is my first year at ISM. Read full article »

Tumble Books

Tumble Books is a huge online resource of books which can be read or listened to online. Many of the books have quizzes and questions afterword to help explore children's comprehension of the book. To access this students must use the log-in name and password given to them by the school. Please see the LS teacher or classroom teacher for more details.

Brain Pop

Brain POP is the home of fun learning! This site offers student the chance to explore many aspects of the world around us in a lively and exciting way. To access this students must use the log-in name and password given to them by the school. Please see the LS teacher or classroom teacher for more details.

Dance Mat Typing

BBC School's Dance Mat Typing is THE place to go for the least boring way to learn to touch type! This site takes student's through basic typing skills via a host of fun songs and crazy characters. No passwork required!