A co-curricular program that develops internationalism and argumentative skills for students.

Forensics is the art of creating and developing arguments of persuasion through a variety of mediums of articulation. The SGIS forensics program consists of various teams including: debate, extemporaneous speaking, oratory, impromptu speaking, oral interpretation of literature, and duet acting.

March: a full 2 day weekend tournament held at a member school

June: meeting of a representative from participating member schools to debrief and plan for the following year’s tournament

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Upcoming events

  • EAL Jobalike

    This year's SGIS EAL Job Alike meeting will take place on Friday, 1st February 2019 at the International School Rheintal.

  • Science Job Alike Opportunity

    IS Berne is hosting an MYP Science Job Alike with host speaker, Malcolm Nicholson, former Head of IBMYP on February 7, 2019. This will start at 9am and finish at 3pm.The focus will be on assessment design and pedagogical approaches. With Malcolm is leading...

  • SGIS MFL Workshop

    MFL CI / TRPS WorkshopLiam Printer Comprehensive Input and Teaching Proficiency Through Reading and Storytelling Suval Montreux | Date - TBC More...

The SGIS Annual Conference 2019

« Can we walk the talk? »

WILL TAKE PLACE ON MARCH 1st AND 2nd 2019

at International School of Basel, Switzerland

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