GROWHOUSE Press

December 2016

November 2016

October 2016
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GROWHOUSE interview by Radio 3 RTHK, 19 Oct 2016

RTHK Noreen Mir interviewed GROWHOUSE Founder & Senior Director, Jannie Tam and Operation Manager, Matthew Steele about GROWHOUSE ethos and its work with Hong Kong International Literary Festival.

Check out GROWHOUSE interview by Radio 3 RTHK http://bit.ly/2ezkprr

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Picture (from left to right):  Noreen Mir, RTHK3, Matt Steele, Operation Manager GROWHOUSE and Jannie Tam, Founder & Senior Director GROWHOUSE

July 2016
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Smart Parents Magazine, July 14, 2016

When guided through activities centered around mastering the art of critical reading and thinking, students can begin to expand their horizons of knowledge. This article describes how critical evaluation of the novel “Where the Wild Things Are” can be used to enhance these two crucial skills.

Click here to read the full article (Chinese version only)

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Smart Parents Magazine, July 7, 2016

Featuring an interview with GROWHOUSE head teacher Charlotte, this edition of Smart Parents’ Magazine provides insight into the difference between reading comprehension and critical reading. Charlotte explains how reading comprehension is only the first stage to unlocking an in-depth analysis, and how critical engagement in text (through critical reading and thinking) pushes beyond the traditional and fundamental standard of textual analysis.

Click here to read the full article (Chinese version only)

June 2016
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Smart Parents, June 16, 2016

This local Hong Kong magazine introduces GROWHOUSE’s summer intensive critical thinking courses, which range from lasting between three to nine days.

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Giftwell, Jun 10, 2016

Giftwell blog features a one-on-one interview with GROWHOUSE co-founder, Jannie Tam, detailing the hybrid concept behind GROWHOUSE’s  bookstore and education retail, as well as some rapid-fire questions about her!

Click here to check out the blog interview

 

Southside, June 16, 2016

Southside magazine introduces GROWHOUSE’s summer program, which provides three course streams (fiction, non-fiction, and film) as options for children of ages 5-16 from June to August.

May 2016
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Quality Schools Guide, May 2016

This article expounds on how the strategies and approaches GROWHOUSE employs into its curriculum foster affective learning, and how affective learning qualities align with what universities have begun to seek in student applicants.

Click here to read the full article

January 2016
Anymama, 2016 GROWHOUSE is listed as a “Play n Learn” resource in “anyMaMa”, an online shopping platform devoted to providing parents with a broad variety of helpful resources and brands for their children. Click here to see their post!

Anymama, January 2016

GROWHOUSE is listed as a “Play n  Learn” resource in “anyMaMa”, an online shopping platform devoted to providing parents with a broad variety of helpful resources and brands for their children.

Click here to see their post!

November 2015
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Hongkonquerer, November 10, 2015

Caroline Roy, a German writer and publisher based in Hong Kong, introduced Jannie Tam to the readers of her blog, hongkonqueror, last month. Caroline’s son did a trial class at GROWHOUSE and felt the approach was exciting and engaging. Caroline invited Jannie to share the importance and urgency of nurturing young learners’ critical thinking. Please see the full version of Jannie’s blog entry here.

July 2015
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Jul 27, 2015

GROWHOUSE and The Hong Kong Academy for Gifted Education collaborated on a project called Inspiring Hong Kong’s Gifted Learners to Excellence in English Literacy. Click here to read all about it.

May 2015
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May 29, 2015  English Literacy Education and Books as featured on the Perks Page

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Giftwell, May 9, 2015

Partnership with GROWHOUSE.

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Expat Parent, May, 2015

Take a Journey with GROWHOUSE

April 2015
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 Sassy Mama Hong Kong, 9 April, 2015

Why Early Literacy Matters in this invigorating blog interview with London Gifted and Talented founder, Ian Warwick.

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Playtimes, April, 2015

Playtimes featured our company in their Sport and Study Section.

March 2015