Month: October 2013

A Shared Experience in Child Hope

Written by: Liz Kang, 11 Child Hope Philippines, the Junior Service partner, provides opportunities for eleventh graders to interact with many underprivileged Filipino street children. According to its website, Child Hope Philippines is a non-governmental organization that aims to reach out “to children living on the streets to provide accredited alternative education and healthcare”. On the recent […]


It’s Elementary: Going Further with Language

Written by: Aparna Mohan Picture: Mother Language Day from Shutterstock Amidst ISM’s melting pot of cultures and the increasingly globalized world, it is ofutmost importance that we understand our own cultural backgrounds and establish our own sense of identity before attempting to understand those of others. It is also important to understand that language is the […]