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What are AP courses, and why are they so important?

Advanced Placement Courses for high schools were originally founded in the 1950s as a way to help students get a head start on college-level education. AP courses are the American equivalent of IB courses (International Baccalaureate), both of which are recognized worldwide. Since then, AP courses have become increasingly common, with at least one AP […]

An American Education in the Heart of Bangkok

Sending your child to an international school, whether you are an expat or Thai national looking to give your child a chance to study abroad and maybe eventually work for a large multinational institution, is an exciting but daunting prospect. First, there is the quality of education to consider. NIVA American International School follows the […]

Why is location so important when choosing the perfect school?

Built on a 7-rai area of peaceful land away from the main roads yet still conveniently placed a short ride from a BTS station, NIVA American International School is the perfect place for children to enjoy a balanced education. One of the first things we look for when finding a school for our children is […]

How Authentic Learning Benefits Learners

Authentic learning is based on the idea that classes and curriculums are built on real-world tasks that are relevant to learners. When connections between education and real-life can be made, learners are immediately more interested and motivated and have more fun in the learning process.  Authentic learning can be used at any stage of a […]

How Theme-based Learning Accelerates Learning in the Early Years of the Child

In early years, it is important to instill a method of learning that will set up students for a lifetime of learning. It is especially important to create a love of learning in these formative times, which is why we use theme-based learning in kindergarten and nursery. Let’s take a look at what this means. […]

Lanna Songkran New Normal 2022

Happy Songkran 2022 to everyone. We hope you have a joyous Thai New Year and we wish you all the blessings ahead. Be safe always. These are some of the pictures from the Rod Nam Dam Hua ceremony held last April 8 before the Songkran break. We practice social distancing protocols during the ceremony. The […]

Pre and Post Valentine’s Celebration.

Pre and Post Valentine’s Celebration.

Caring about students’ progress through updating parents online.

Caring about students’ progress through updating parents online.

Congratulations to three of our seniors, for being accepted into the Bachelor of Arts Program in Service Innovation (International Program) at Thammasat University.

Congratulations to three of our seniors, for being accepted into the Bachelor of Arts Program in Service Innovation (International Program) at Thammasat University.

Congratulations to Phubase Chadaratthiti for being accepted into the Doctor of Dental Surgery Program Mahidol University.

Congratulations to Phubase Chadaratthiti for being accepted into the Doctor of Dental Surgery Program Mahidol University.