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privat usa maui preparatory academy lahaina hawaii internat #aloha web-code ma212 aloha tropisches klima das ganze jahr über versteckte buchten und breite sandstrände – kurzum hier wohnst du im paradies auf erden maui ist die zweitgrößte insel hawaiis und am ortsrand von lahaina an der westküste liegt die schule auf einem neun hektar großen campus was die schule so besonders macht nicht nur dass du einen traumhaften blick auf das meer und einige nachbarinseln genießen kannst die schule legt viel wert auf teamwork und projektbezogenes lernen so wird die eindrucksvolle umgebung in den unterricht einbezogen untersuche z.b im biologieunterricht die korallenriffe beobachte das sozialverhalten von buckelwalen erforsche den regenwald entdecke innovative wege energie aus sonne wind und wasser zu gewinnen bewerte die auswirkungen der globalisierung auf lokale kulturen oder besuche kunstausstellungen und konzerte die internatsunterkünfte sind etwa vier kilometer vom campus entfernt und verfügen über einen eigenen strandzugang samt meerblick – daran sattsehen wirst du dich jedoch nie ein shuttle verkehrt täglich zwischen schule und internatshäusern anzahl der schüler ca 85 weitere besonderheiten • moderne ausstattung mit laptops leihweise für alle schüler wlan auf dem gesamten gelände und whiteboards in den klassenräumen • unterbringung bei einer gastfamilie auf anfrage möglich auf ein wort mit jonathan silver direktor der maui preparatory academy how long have you been involved with maui prep i have been maui prep’s head of school for the past four years besides the great beauty of maui what drew me specifically to maui prep were the people here at maui prep it’s like being a part of one big family or ohana which is the hawaiian word for family as an educator and academic leader i am also incredibly grateful to have this opportunity to work with colleagues who are so committed to the growth and progress of each individual student what is so unique about maui prep there are few places in the world where one can engage in a natural environment on a daily basis as diverse as maui’s a student can observe the curvature of the earth at sunrise from atop haleakala maui’s 3,000 meter dormant volcano and then examine the ecosystems of coral reefs in famous honolua bay at noon for the budding social scientist the hawaiian islands are a great place to assess the impact of globalization on local cultures for those interested in marine biology maui provides safe harbor for humpback whales that migrate here during the months of january through march when you consider these special “place-based” opportunities along with the incredible relationships students have with their teachers at maui prep it makes maui prep an incredibly special place how does the school and how do students benefit from the location there are many benefits to our location right along the ocean because of our academic block schedule class periods of 95 minutes there is plenty of time for students and teachers to use the nearby ocean ocean reefs and the beach as a classroom maui prep is also just five minutes from one of the best surfing spots in the world – honolua bay so for those students who are ocean sport enthusiasts maui prep’s location is ideal for being both serious about one’s school work while also pursuing one’s passion for ocean sports like surfing and paddling right from our campus we can see humpback whales breaching in the ocean during the winter months for students interested in marine biology or marine mammalogy maui prep’s location is ideal for studying whales and dolphins and other ocean life because maui prep is located on the western side of the island we see sunsets over the ocean every evening and this is such a tremendous source of inspiration for our budding writers and dreamers how would you describe the ideal international student to join maui prep the ideal international student for maui prep is someone who enjoys the outdoors embraces the use of our natural world as our classroom is eager to get involved in many student activities including school sports clubs and other extracurricular experiences will cherish the opportunity to work with exceptional teachers and is eager to make life-long friends with peers from around the world travelworks 29