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Walk For Hunger Raises Over $3 Million To Feed Massachusetts Residents

Joann McPike envisioned a school that offers a top-quality high school education combined with the unique experience of immersion in a multicultural learning environment. From Joann McPike’s vision, Think Global School (TGS) was born. The diverse TGS student body enhances students’ educational experience by introducing young people to different viewpoints and cultures in an environment … Continue reading

Joann McPike: THINK Global School and Wrists for Rights

A global traveler and engaged member of the world community, Joann McPike is the founder of THINK Global School (TGS). In conjunction with TGS’s aims to empower students with a global awareness, students of the global education program have created Wrists for Rights. The student-led Wrists for Rights organization uses 11 colored bracelets to promote … Continue reading

Joann McPike on Achieving IB World School Status

When searching for a high school for her son, Joann McPike researched International Baccalaureate (IB) World Schools around the globe. When she could not find the right fit, Ms. McPike decided to establish the THINK Global School, which recently earned IB World School status. A certification awarded by the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO), IB World … Continue reading

Joann McPike on the Significant Benefits of Bilingualism

Educators and scientists have gradually shifted their views of bilingualism in children within the last century. New discoveries indicate that the learning of a second language does not hinder intellectual development, or interfere with learning, as it was previously assumed. On the contrary, bilingualism has a positive effect on intellectual development in children and adults … Continue reading

Joann McPike: THINK Global School Spends Term in Buenos Aires

The founder of THINK Global School (TGS), Joann McPike has traveled to dozens of countries around the world, taking photographs and immersing herself in other cultures. Through TGS, Ms. McPike offers students the extraordinary experience of completing their high school education while living in 12 different countries. During the first term of the 2012-2013 school … Continue reading