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Are we alone? The search for life beyond the Earth with Professor Ian Morison

On Thursday, October 22, VRG students were treated to an engaging and provocative lecture by visiting professor, Ian Morison.  Mr. Morison is the UK’s preeminent radio-astronomer and astrophysicist, based at the Jodrell Bank Observatory and Centre for Astrophysics in Manchester. … Continue reading

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Why are the first 5 days of school so important?

Every year when school starts … there are so many expectations.  Students, parents, teachers – everyone has high expectations.  And, rightly so! But, what can we do during the first 5 days to show students that “together” we can achieve … Continue reading

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Memories from End-of-Term Ceremony, VT2015

Welcomed by the summer sounds of our dedicated choir, we started our last day of the 2014-15 school year early. At VRGD, end-of-term is a time for reflection, appreciation and celebration.  Today, we celebrated with a lovely ceremony filled with … Continue reading

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Spets 1 English students test their new knowledge at BIPS

Students in our Year 1 Spets English class recently visited the British International Primary School (BISS). After studying different learning theories, our students “test” different pedagogical approaches on student groups at BISS. “We had a great variety of activities presented … Continue reading

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“Innovation is key” … Reinfeldt speaks to VRGD students

On Tuesday, April 14, former Prime Minister, Fredrik Reinfeldt visited VRGD to speak with all students. During his lecture, Mr. Reinfeldt discussed global trends facing our society, as well as gave advice as to what students could do to prepare … Continue reading

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Climbing in IDH 2

Going up, up, up …

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Climbing in IDH 2

How shall we get up there?

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