Oct 092017
 

UNESCO Myanmar visits Panyaden
Panyaden hosted officials from UNESCO Thailand and the Ministry of Religious Affairs and Culture of Myanmar last week. As part of improving the presentation of World Heritage sites in Myanmar, UNESCO has been encouraging the Myanmar officials to consider the use of vernacular building materials and technologies such as bamboo. Citing Panyaden as “an exemplary model in promoting sustainable use of local building materials”, the officials were keen to learn about the design, benefits, use and maintenance of our bamboo and earth buildings and how these facilitate the educational approach of the school.

UNESCO Thailand and Myanmar officials at Panyaden UNESCO Myanmar officials with Panyaden School Director Neil Ams

Photos of above visit on our blog: Unesco Visits Panyaden

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Oct 052017
 

Panyaden Social Contribution Day Year 2 and Year 5 Tree Planting Panyaden’s Social Contribution Day is a time set aside each year to get our children involved in the community through various worthwhile activities. Our Year 2 and 5 students do their bit for conservation by planting tree saplings at Pur Farm to help rebuild […]

Social Contribution: Tree Planting
Sep 222017
 

Panyaden Bamboo Sports Hall on MSN Redefining Architecture Latest news! Panyaden’s bamboo Sports Hall is featured on MSN which described it as an “incredible architecture structure” combining modern architecture and conventional materials. Buzz60’s Maria Mercedes Galuppo (@mariamgaluppo) has more here.

Panyaden Bamboo Sports Hall on MSN
Sep 072017
 

Panyaden Bamboo Sports Hall Headlines in Lonely Planet Travel News Our bamboo Sports Hall designed and built by Chiangmai Life Architects is in the news again. This time, it is featured in Lonely Plant Travel News which calls the building “an impressive feat of engineering” and “innovative”. Read the article here. The above photo was […]

More Panyaden Sports Hall News
Sep 052017
 

Panyaden remembers the late King Rama IX of Thailand Our little ones from Kindergarten 1 (K1) plant marigolds as a mark of respect and love for the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej. Click on the following links to see more photos on Panyaden blog image gallery and on our school Facebook page.

Flower Tribute for King Rama IX
Aug 312017
 

Panyaden Rice Planting Day Time to get muddy! The Panyaden community getting their hands dirty for our annual rice growing project. Experiencing the process of rice cultivation first hand is a rich learning experience. The life cycle of the rice plant, rice production in Thailand, the work of a farmer, perseverance, resilience and, of course, […]

Annual Rice Planting 2017
Aug 302017
 

Planting Marigolds In Remembrance of King Rama IX Panyaden student planting marigolds in rememberance of the late King Ram IX. The video is in Thai. Panyaden parents, students and staff will come together to plant rice and marigolds in the school field and garden on Thursday, 30 August, 2017. กิจกรรมปลูกต้นดาวเรืองเพื่อน้อมถวายเป็นพระราชกุศลและรำลึกในพระมหากรุณาธิคุณของพระบาทสมเด็จพระปรมินทรมหาภูมิพลอดุลยเดช (Above photo taken from screen.) […]

Marigolds In Remembrance of King Rama IX
Aug 282017
 

Panyaden Annual Rice Planting Thursday August 31, 2017 We invite parents to join us for the Panyaden annual rice planting event on Thursday. Please have your child come to school on that day wearing clothes that can get muddy, a bag to put them in and bring their regular uniform separately. There will be an […]

Panyaden Annual Rice Planting
Aug 222017
 

Modern Organic Design: ศูนย์กีฬา สถาปัตยกรรมไม้ไผ่ More news coverage about Panyaden’s unique bamboo Sports Hall Panyaden’s bamboo Sports Hall architecture has recently made the news in many international and local Thai magazines lately for its unusual design and material. Read the latest article (in Thai) by room, Thailand’s influential omnimedia on home living and garden design […]

Panyaden Bamboo Sports Hall News Coverage
Aug 182017
 

Natural Environment for Education Panyaden Video in Huff Post Parents Panyaden’s bamboo Sports Hall and green campus is showcased in a video (below) on Huff Post Parents. Research shows that studying in a green environment brings significant benefits to children’s intellectual and emotional development. This exposure to nature increases children’s ability to focus, enhances cognitive […]

Panyaden Video in Huffington Post