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Enriching the teaching & learning in our school - MIT’s Global Teaching Labs Program
Posted on Tuesday, January 28, 2020
The International School of Stuttgart e.V. would like to thank MIT student, Drew Callahan for enriching the teaching and learning in our school as part of MIT’s Global Teaching Labs program.   Mr. Callahan is currently a 3rd year undergraduate at MIT studying mechanical engineering. Over the course of the month of January, he participated in the MIT Global Teaching Lab (GTL) program at the International School of Stuttgart e.V.’s Sindelfingen Campus.   Working closely with Grades 6... Read More
First Lego League competition in Schwäbisch Gmünd
Posted on Friday, January 24, 2020
Robotics teams from International School of Stuttgart e.V.’s secondary and primary schools competed in the First Lego League competition in Schwäbisch Gmünd. Students took part in a series of challenges throughout the day, including competing missions on the robotics table against other teams, as well as presenting their research project and completing some team building missions. We look forward to the upcoming competition, World Robotics Olympiad in May!  
International School of Stuttgart e.V. Grade 3 & 4 Visit From Haus der Familie 
Posted on Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Grade 3 and 4 students were excited to have a visitor from the Haus der Familie, Sindelfingen-Böblingen. Frau Gfrörer worked with the children on our new Research Unit, Electricity and Magnetism. Students had a great deal of fun, and learnt not only how to build an electrical circuit that can test conductivity in everyday objects, but also how to be safe around electricity. Letzte Woche wurden die beiden 3. und 4. Klassen von Frau Gfrörer vom Haus der Familie, in Sindelfingen/Böblingen,... Read More
Learning about the Age of Discovery in Grade 7 at the International School of Stuttgart e.V.
Posted on Tuesday, January 14, 2020
  Learning about the Age of Discovery, map making, illustrated manuscripts and the advances of this period of time in Grade 7! After looking at the mappa mundi and other maps from the Age of Discovery, ISS students created their own imaginative “Fantasy” map that illustrated a composition that included 7 criteria of maps: key, scale, ethnographic feature, mythical creature, title and a date in the past, future or present. Results were amazing! 
ISS Alumni Reunion 2020
Posted on Tuesday, January 7, 2020
The International School of Stuttgart e.V. is excited to announce that we will be hosting a reunion for students, former teachers and families in and around the Michigan area on Monday the 27th of January, 2020 at 6:00pm. The location will be DOUBLETREE BY HILTON in Bloomfield Hills. Join the School Director to hear about exciting developments and meet up with old friends! Please help us plan. RSVP yes, no or maybe!  #issalumni #reunions #issalumnireunion
Es duftet schon ein bisschen nach Weihnachten
Posted on Tuesday, December 10, 2019
German class is not always just about learning grammar. The Grade 10 had a nice kick-off to their next unit "Food and Nutrition" while baking some traditional German Christmas cookies. What a great way to learn about German traditions!   
Degerloch Campus students in Grade 10 English Language Acquisition class presented a part of their culture that is “above the water”.
Posted on Friday, November 29, 2019
  on the Cultural Iceberg as a way to make their procedural writing come alive. Students enjoyed making and tasting Baba de Camelo from Portugal, Hungarian Poppyseed Bread, German Pretzel and Weiswurst and Braziian Brigadaros. The Grade 10 students were open-minded risk-takers as they followed the instructions of their peers and embraced new foods and experiences and even learnt how to count in Norweigian, do basic Turkish Ice Cream Tricks, as well as some moves and terms in Taekwan-Do and... Read More
Our Degerloch Campus students spent time with a circus skills trainer
Posted on Friday, November 29, 2019
Grade 12 is a busy time with many things to do, achieving balance, developing teamwork, project management and letting off steam in a creative way are essential to a successful final year of school. , Mr. Lino da Silva, to learn some unique physical challenges and they certainly had fun doing this! Thanks to Mr. da Silva and all the teachers involved who made this possible.
ISS' annual College & Careers Fair attracted 43 institutions from around the world.
Posted on Monday, November 18, 2019
Last week the International School of Stuttgart e.V. hosted its annual International College and Careers Fair which attracted 43 institutions from around the world including Germany, Canada, the United States of America, the Netherlands, United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, Switzerland and Japan. Over 250 students and parents from ISS, Grades 10 to 12 as well as visitors from neighboring schools including the International School of Ulm and Stuttgart High School attended. Feedback from exhibitors... Read More
International School of Stuttgart e.V. receives official STEM recognition
Posted on Monday, October 21, 2019
  Our school prides itself on its innovative approach to education: with STEM (Science-Technology-Engineering-Maths) subjects gaining higher prominence across the world, we have consolidated and enriched our provision of STEM-based learning at ISS, gaining official recognition from the State of Baden-Württemberg for ages up to Grade 4 (the school already has recognition for Grade 5 and above).   It was a great honour to collect the award for MINT-freundlich (German for STEM-friendly)... Read More