Beaconhouse School System

Beaconhouse hosted “The School of Tomorrow: Freedom to Learn” conference

Jens Zimmerman and PMOne of the largest education conferences the country has ever hosted, School of Tomorrow: Freedom to Learn  was organised by the Beaconhouse Group in Lahore on 5th and 6th November. For the first time, the conference was opened to anyone in the private and public sectors and NGOs who had a stake in improving schools.

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The GREEN BEACONHOUSE CAMPAIGN is environmental awareness and plantation campaign of Beaconhouse School System (BSS) Pakistan following the agenda of UNEP Billion Tree Campaign for the planet.

Billion Tree Campaign is a worldwide tree planting initiative facilitated by the United Nations Environment Programme. People, communities, businesses industry, civil society organizations, governments are encouraged to play their role. The campaign strongly encourages the planting of indigenous trees and trees that are appropriate to the local environment.

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Malaysia, 1Beaconhouse: Children in Unity, Carnival 2010

All Beaconhouse Pre-schools (Bangsar, Jalan Gasing, Subang, Klang, Sri Petaling and Puchong) collaborated for the “1Malaysia, 1Beaconhouse: Children in Unity Carnival”, in May. The Carnival was hosted at Beaconhouse Sri Inai, Petaling Jaya.

This community project was an educational event and the proceeds from this Carnival were donated to the Tasputra Perkim NGO in Kuala Lumpur. Tasputra Perkim is Malaysia’s first non-profit, day-care centre for the physically, visually or mentally disabled children from lower-income families of all races and religions.

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`Learning Links` to Extend Global Interaction and Learning Within Schools

‘Learning Links’ was formed in November 2009 with the intent of creating a network of schools to share and exchange information via technology.

A number of participating Beaconhouse schools from Pakistan are coming together to be part of a platform for sharing of IT resources, websites and experiences of ETAC lessons with a vision to collaborate and co-learn.

Intensive support and guidance is provided to facilitate joining members of the network in order to familiarise them with the project operations.

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Beaconhouse Teachers Selected as Finalists at the Microsoft Innovative Teachers Forum

The Microsoft Innovative Teachers’ Programme, a key component of Microsoft’s Partners in Learning (PiL) efforts, has connected a community of educators who share a common interest in enhancing teaching and learning through the use of technology.

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Beaconhouse School System

Company HQ: 
Lahore, Pakistan & London, UK
Year of Investment: 
2008
Industry Sectors: 
Consumer Services
Industry Sectors: 
Education