Monthly Archives: July 2015

Teachers’ Training @Panyaden

Panyaden School teachers' training 22 July 2015

Focus on Reading

To further strengthen this year’s focus on reading, Panyaden teachers were yesterday trained on various strategies and tools to encourage independent reading, including guided reading, reading assessment and phonological awareness in preschool.

Candles for Light & Inspiration

Caga’ (generosity) in action. Making candles to present to Venerable Ajahn Jiew from Pha Yen Boon Temple for Khao Pansa (the rains retreat, or Buddhist Lent). Wat Pha Yen Boon has no electricity so we hope our small offerings will provide light and inspiration during this time of contemplation.

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Dhamma Talk 8 July @Panyaden

Ven. Ajahn Siripanyo

The theme of tomorrow’s Dhamma Talk by Ajahn Siripanyo is ‘Dealing with Uncertainty’. We look forward to welcoming you at 4pm.

ธรรมเทศนาโดยพระอาจารย์สิริปันโน ในหัวข้อ “ความไม่แน่นอน”
โรงเรียนขอเรียนเชิญทุกท่านเข้าร่วมรับฟังธรรมบรรยายในวันพรุ่งนี้ เวลา 16.00 น. ค่ะ

Green Schools Improve Academic Performance

Thai Culture langugae day at Panyaden School Chiang Mai

Green Schools Lead to
Better Academic Achievement – Study

We witness every day at school how a green, natural environment enhances learning. Just as when we ourselves spend a day in the countryside, we see the bright eyes and calm but alert minds of our students. But how come? Building on previous studies on the positive impact of greenery on well-being, researchers are now suggesting that a green environment leads to improved academic achievement among children. Their study shows that students who attend schools with more green space have better working memory and less inattentiveness. They point to the stimulating environment, feeling of being at ease and absorption of air pollutants that are experienced in green spaces as being prime conditions for enhanced attention. Read more here.

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Dhamma Talk, 8 July 2015

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Dhamma Talk by Venerable Ajahn Siripanyo

Wednesday July 8th, 2015, 4 – 5pm

Panyaden School Assembly Hall, Chiang Mai

Venerable Ajahn Siripanyo is abbot at the Dtao Dam monastery in Kanchanaburi, part of the Ajahn Chah lineage. Of Thai-Malaysian parentage but educated in the UK, Venerable Siripanyo has been a monk in the Thai forest tradition for 25 years. All are welcome! The talk will be in English and Thai. For more information, please call 053 426 618.

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