SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
PARENT TEACHER ASSOCIATION
23 Nam Long Shan Road, Aberdeen, Hong Kong.
11 April 2008
SIS-PTA is organizing a parenting workshop as part of our parent education mission.
The workshop is hosted by a prominent educational organization, MindChamps from
Singapore. It aims to explore effective parenting strategies with participants. The
workshop flyer is attached for your information.
2. We are honored to have Mr David Chiem speak at the workshop:
o Founder and CEO of MindChamps
o Master trainer in the application of mind and study techniques
o Co-author of “Only the Heart” and “Deeper than the Ocean”
3. The workshop will be held on 21 April 2008 (Monday) from 5:30 – 7:30pm at SIS
Auditorium. Light refreshments will be provided. Each participating PTA member will
pay $20. Non-members will pay $50 to attend.
4. Please complete the attached registration form and send together with cheque
made payable to “Singapore International School – PTA”. Cash will not be accepted.
The closing date is Thursday, 17 April 2008.
5. If you need further information, please e-mail Mrs. Madeleine Kam, PTA
Workshops Coordinator at email@example.com
Madeleine Kam (Mrs.)
Hear and See
International Parenting Strategies Expert
& Best Selling Author
Mr David Chiem on Stage!
“David Chiem, more than anyone I know, has the insight, the experience and
the unique creative skills to draw together cutting-edge research, from
a wide range of scientific domains. He has created practical, profound,
champion parenting strategies – which any parent can learn.”
– Professor Allan Snyder FRS, Founder and Director of Centre for the
CHAMPION PARENTING WORKSHOP™
Monday, 21 April 2008
5.30pm to 7.30pm Singapore International School Auditorium
I now understand the importance of leading
& transforming my child’s mindset & attitude.
- Clarence Lim, Parent
It gives a different perspective on
- Puay Eng Chuan, Parent
Help improve my parenting skills,
understand my children better and I
have learnt problem solving skills.
- Karin Chan, Parent
This workshop has shown me how I
could do the right thing to bring out
the potential of a child positively.
- Patrick Low, Parent
Great workshop! Brings us back to
cater to the basic needs of our
children in today’s fast pace society
- Juliet Seno, Parent
The ‘Home Nation’ Movement
‘Great Nations are built from within the Home’
“Build a nation which we can all draw strength from and
a home base from which we can venture forth and
seize the opportunities all around us.”
– PM Lee Hsien Loong, National Day Rally Speech 2007
The Champion Parenting Workshop™ has been created to equip parents – the leaders of the
Home Nation – with the latest scientifically-validated parenting strategies. Create, within your
Home, an environment which can inspire the Champion Mindset in your children and help prepare
them for success in the demanding and rapidly-changing world of the 21st Century.
Parenting is the most significant role that we will ever undertake, and yet most people enter
the field with little or no training. MindChamps’ Champion Parenting Workshop is the first
step into your ‘university of parenting’.
MindChamps’ Champion Parenting Workshop is the first step into your ‘university of
What is the Champion Mindset™ and how do I instill it in my child.
How to create the best learning environment to maximise my child’s learning capacity.
How to build a meaningful and long lasting relationship with my child.
“The 3 steps to becoming a Champion Parent are so simple, yet powerful.”
– Ong Bee Heng, Parent
By UNDERSTANDING key aspects of:
the brain’s evolution and structure
‘Left-brain’, ‘right-brain’ and ‘whole-brain’ learning
The vitally-important RAS system and its influence on the creation of mindset – our ‘world-view’
How and why ‘attitude’ influences performance
The ‘life-changing’ power of positive psychology and the strategies we can use to instil it in our children
Changing perspectives and controlling mindset to create a more positive approach for future learning –
to create ‘the Champion Mindset’
All parents will receive a Champion Parenting workbook.
David has written two critically acclaimed novels together with
internationally-recognised author Brian Caswell – “Only the Heart”
and “The Full Story”. Both were nominated for three prestigious
Australian literary awards between them. “Only the Heart” is a
Founder in its 15th print run and is studied in both the New
best-seller & Principal, MindChamps
South Wales Higher School Certificate and the Victorian
Certificate of Education. David’s latest bestselling book, also
written togeher with Brian, is called “Deeper than the Ocean”
provides parents and teachers with a comprehensive approach to
preparing children, academically, socially and creatively, for life as
citizens of the world.
Here’s what world scientific and education giants are saying about this book.
“Deeper than the Ocean is a bible on how to optimise the minds of school children. Every
parent and educator will be captivated by its message and want to implement its
- Professor Allan Snyder
World renowned neuroscientist and Fellow of the Royal Society, the prestigious academy of
that counted Sir Isaac Newton and Albert Einstein as its distinguished Fellows
“Having been an educator all my life, I have found in Deeper than the Ocean,
the complete guide to creating a champion mindset for your child.”
- Mrs Carmee Lim
Mrs Carmee Lim, the Principal of Raffles Girls’ School for 12 years, a former Senior Inspector of
As a parent, this may be the most important workshop that you will ever
21 April, 2008 (5:30 – 7:30pm)
Name: ____________________________ PTA Membership No: ________________
Contact no: ________________________ Email: _____________________________
Child’s name: ______________________ Class: _____________________________
Number of participants: ______________ Fee: HK$____________________________
Cheque No: _______________________ Bank: ______________________________
The closing date is 17 April 2008. Cheques are to be made payable to “Singapore
International School - PTA”. Cash will not be accepted. Please drop off the form plus cheque
at SIS P6 Level Mailboxes or mail to SIS-PTA at 23 Nam Long Shan Road, Aberdeen, Hong
Kong. Attention: Madeleine Kam / Workshop
For Official Use
Form received on _____________Apr 08 at _____________am/pm. Received by: ___________________