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BISB-PA Reading Circle

Join us in forming a BISB-PA Reading Circle! We will start with the book Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents, by Pulizer Prize-winning author Isabel Wilkerson. We highly recommend that you pre-register here for a special free symposium hosted by the Museum of Science at 7pm on Thursday February 24 with the author herself to …

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Family Tech Talk Virtual Edition

We were thrilled to have Lynette Owens, Founder of Trend Micro Internet Safety for Kids and Family Program, host a webinar for BISB on Tuesday evening.  The last year has challenged us to rethink how we live, work, interact and view the world. It has become a delicate balancing act between keeping our kids and …

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Valentine’s Treats For All

The BISB-PA would ordinarily be busy preparing for the annual Valentines Bake Sale this week, however COVID-19 has made it challenging this year. In spite of this, the BISB-PA decided that we still needed to spread a little love and the children deserved a treat. Every child was gifted a Valentine’s Treat today from the …

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Join us for a Virtual Family Tech Talk, February 9th 2021 at 7pm

Following on from the success of the school devices webinar earlier this week, the BISB-PA is very excited to invite you to a follow up virtual Family Tech Talk presentation with an Internet safety expert from Trend Micro on Tuesday February 9th, 2021 at 7pm. They will share the latest trends, give advice on how …

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Staff Holiday Breakfast

To thank our wonderful staff for all their hard work this term, the BISB-PA Staff Appreciation Subcommittee organized a very special Staff Holiday Breakfast early on Wednesday morning, with individually packaged breakfast boxes from Pressed Cafe in Newton served along with some special holiday cheer. Thanks to all our volunteers who helped pull this together. …

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New BISB-PA Facebook Group!

Did you know that the BISB-PA has our own Facebook Group? This is a private group for any parent or guardian who currently has a child attending The British International School of Boston. The goal is to share information and tips, update the community on BISB-PA and school events and programs, and showcase the achievements …

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Healthy Packed Lunches #2

Given that we are all going to be navigating school packed lunches for the foreseeable future, BISB parent and award winning author, Heather Sears, has agreed to give us her expert advice on a regular basis on how to stay organized and provide healthy, nutritious meals. Include hydrating foods for colder weather. With the dry …

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And the Winners are…

Over the course of the last 7 days, our balloons have been racing against each other to see who will be crowned the winner of the inaugural BISB-PA Virtual Balloon Race Challenge! The results are now in and verified and we are thrilled to announce that the winner is ‘I’m a Winner’, owned by Lila …

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Stress, Anxiety & Building Resilience, Q&A with Dr. Ebele Okpokwasili-Johnson MD, MPH

BISB Parent, Dr. Ebele Okpokwasili-Johnson, is a Child, Adolescent & Adult Psychiatrist, lecturer at Harvard Medical School, and Medical Director of the Massachusetts General Hospital’s Behavioral Health Department at New Health Charlestown Health Center.  She is the 2016 recipient of Freedom House’s Next Generation Award which celebrated her dedication to improving the emotional health and …

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