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Guest Blogger Dr. Judith Lessow-Hurley: Benefits of a Bilingual Education

Dr. Judith Lessow-Hurley is a professor at San Jose State University and a respected expert on bilingual and immersion education. 

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Creativity, Collaboration, and Design Thinking in 1st Grade Chinese

On Tuesday morning in Portia’s 1st grade Chinese classroom, students were buzzing with excitement. The class was gathered around a tableau they had created themselves, collectively writing their own story about the scene before them. The activity...

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ISTP Announces Speaker Series on Bilingualism

This fall, ISTP is proud to welcome two distinguished experts in the fields of bilingualism and bilingual education. Dr. Ellen Bialystok and Dr. Judith Lessow-Hurley will be presenting public talks, offering insights into their research on...

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Kate's Blog: Bilingualism, Brains, and Back-to-School

As I left the Cohn Campus after the State of the School just a two short weeks ago, my heart was warm from the sense of community I felt at the reception, my spirit was lifted by the enthusiasm of the parents when we toured the latest updates to...

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ISTP 5th Graders Meet French President François Hollande!

The 5th grade delegation on the steps of San Francisco's City Hall
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Philippe’s Blog: Standardized Testing and the Bilingual Child

Standardized tests play a central role in educational culture in the United States. As an independent, bilingual, international school, we approach standardized testing from a unique perspective. Still, we find that participating in ERB...

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What is Developmentally Appropriate?

This past month, ISTP hosted a training by the Gesell Institute (http://www.gesellinstitute.org). A large portion of the training focused on an overview of developmental ages and stages, which was a wonderful reminder and confirmation that ISTP...

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Why ISTP Students Will Lead the World

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Exchange Students Arrive from Quishi Elementary!

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I believe in the ISTP bilingual journey...

ISTP offers daycare for faculty children in the week that teachers are back to work before school starts. I had planned to leave my daughter, who was in Nursery at ISTP last year, in her summer daycare until the day school started, but changed my...

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