Alexis Dahl explains how the Fund for Excellence turned a Grade 7 Middle School music video project into an in-house virtual arts festival, with artists streaming in from as far afield as Los Angeles
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ISZL English as an Additional Language teacher, Jacqueline Newman, reflects on her years at ISZL for its 60th Anniversary
Zug-based graphic designer Robert Gottschalk attended the Zug American School in the 1960s. He looks back on memories of scooting through central Zug to school, a special tea party with his Grade 1 teacher, and lifelong friendships.
Suzanne (Suzy) Spoerri compares her time at the school which became ISZL, with her daughter’s experience at the school 40 years later
Dr. Lorna Caputo-Greenall examines the way ISZL supports and celebrates its students' multilingual backgrounds
Middle School Design Teacher Aaron Broderick explains how Middle School design prepares students for the world around them
Grade 10 student Matteo M turned his passion for aquarium keeping and gardening into a $10,000 grant for ISZL’s Aquaponics system, in which plants and fish live in harmony. Here, Matteo explains how he impressed the judges for the Middle Years Programme’s Student Innovators Grant.
ISZL’s Acting Principal for Grades 3-5, David Secomb, explains how the inquiry-based system of the IB’s Primary Years Programme encourages curiosity and flexible thinking
When Covid measures meant that many of ISZL’s annual sporting events were unable to take place, our Athletic Department took it as an opportunity to transform their entire curriculum, as Athletic Director Hans Engl explains:
Karen Lurie celebrates the continued growth of Youth Forum Switzerland, which turned the requirement to meet online into an opportunity to go global
Our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Coordinators and Network group explain the work they are doing at ISZL
Deepening our connections to Switzerland
Our IB Coordinator, Zoe Badcock, explains the process behind one of the main achievements of the International Baccalaureate programme - the extended essay