The dean team at Avenues consistently explores the best possible ways to proactively expose our students to skills that will help them persevere through the unavoidable difficulties that pervade adolescent development. One proactive method which has gained traction is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT).
One of the key topics covered in the Vietnam War senior elective history class this year was the anti-war movement that developed during the war. Anti-war movements had sprouted up during other wars in American history, but none were ever as pervasive and effective as the anti-war activism during Vietnam.
The kindergarteners in the Dragons and Eagles classes created a new dramatic play center called Play Teacher. In this center, the children pretend to be Chinese teachers, instructing other kids in the target language.
Design 4 Impact is a student-run design-thinking startup created at Avenues New York in 2015. This month, D4i went global as São Paulo students lead a full-day design challenge, with 40 local students and six professional organizations.
5th grade students at Avenues extended their study of resources by visiting the incredible Iguaçu region. They talked to experts and explored parks, businesses, mines, and farms driven by sustainability. A highlight of the trip was a very wet and exhilarating boat ride under the falls!
Choosing the right school for your child is one of the most important decisions you can make as a parent. In São Paulo we are lucky to have fantastic private schools, including Brazilian, bilingual, and international, but what are the differences between them?
Essential and Enduring Learning Outcomes
Avenues World Elements (AWE) was developed to showcase the unique global perspective of Avenues and define the global intended curriculum for graduating students across the globe. AWE captures the essential and enduring outcomes for graduates of Avenues.
On Tuesday, June 5, the class of 2018 graduated from Avenues New York. They're moving on to great things, and we couldn't be happier for them.
Over spring break 2018, upper grades students explored cultural diversity, biodiversity and climate change in Chile.
Middle grades students traveled to Guilin, China to advance their Chinese language abilities and deepen their understanding of Chinese culture.
Avenues Shenzhen is projected to open in Fall 2019. The campus will be an urban oasis where architecture inspires learning, in the heart of one of China’s most innovative cities.
Avenues: The World School is pleased to announce that for the second consecutive term, it has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished School for innovation, leadership and educational excellence.
New York, São Paulo, Shenzhen and now…everywhere. With our new online campus, students in grades 6–12 can access an Avenues education wherever there is an internet connection.