Philosophy

“Experience the uplifting happiness that flows from health, wisdom and harmony.”

Introduction of First Decision

First Decision Education (hereinafter referred to as ‘First Decision’) is an agency that provides international education services. It aims to employ highly efficient educational methods to its unique courses supported by cutting-edge facilitating technologies to provide educational products and services for students of different age groups from adults down to preschool children. Leveraging the leading private and public educational resources from China and foreign countries, and integrating the best of Chinese and western educational systems, we operate First Decision (international) schools and (international) kindergartens in China to achieve our own version of happy learning and our unique international education. We help the children to grow to their full potentials in the experience of happiness that flows from health, wisdom and harmony!

First Decision Education was established in Beijing in 2003, with branches in San Francisco, London and Kunming.

 

Core business system

  • Professional service and management systems for kindergarten, primary school and junior high school education;
  • Service systems for provision of kindergarten textbooks, learning and teaching products, materials and toys, English teacher training and international programs;
  • Directly operates and invests in 12 kindergartens and schools;
  • Owns a professional team of more than 500 employees;
  • Executive Director Institution of Pre-school Education Committee of The Chinese Association for Non-Government Education); ‘Best Private Kindergartens in China’ awarded by The Chinese Association for Non-Government Education; ‘The Most Valuable Brands for Investment in China’; Executive Chairmanship Institution of Yunnan Provincial Association for Non-Government Education; having on many occasions won the awards to ‘Headmistresses of Private Kindergarten for Outstanding Achievement’ and awards to ‘Teachers of Private Kindergarten for Outstanding Performance’.

 

We Believe

  1. Every person has inner values and inner abilities to learn;
  2. Every person shall take responsibility for his/her behavior;
  3. Every person has the duty to behave positively in the society;
  4. We shall share our values in a community;
  5. Family plays a very important role in the development of the children;
  6. Learning is a life-long ongoing process;
  7. We believe our students will contribute to the development of the world;

First Decision provides systematic education from kindergarten up to senior high school (including higher vocational education).

 

Orientation and Objectives

Our objective is to establish schools of international education based upon high standard comprehensive curriculum.

I. The First Decision education practitioners devote their love, creativity and hard work to instill happiness in the children.
We are committed to enabling happy experience for the kids, focusing on their comprehensive development and promoting joyful and well-balanced state of mind for the children to learn in an active, responsive and spontaneous way. As practitioners of happy education for all the children, we increase our own sense of happiness while creating the happiness for the kids.

II. The First Decision education practitioners devote themselves to bringing out the best of Chinese and western education.
We are committed to the Chinese cultural tradition of carrying on the inheritance and building individual characters; we garner the best ideas and practices of teaching and learning from the western countries; we make solid progress along the path of combining the traditional Chinese education with the spirit of innovation to brand our version of ‘good education’ with unique identity. 

III. The First Decision education practitioners devote themselves to the pursuance of ‘quality, efficiency and a higher ambition’.
We are committed to the Chinese cultural tradition of carrying on the inheritance and building individual characters; we garner the best ideas and practices of teaching and learning from the western countries; we make solid progress along the path of combining the traditional Chinese education with the spirit of innovation to brand our version of ‘good education’ with unique identity.

 

Facilities

  1.  Escape routes designed for the children;
  2.  Rollerblade lanes (if the site of the campus is suitable for the construction of such facility);
  3.  Tennis court (if the site of the campus is suitable for the construction of such facility);
  4.  Mini golf course for kids  (if the site of the campus is suitable for the construction of such facility);
  5.  Safety video surveillance system installed along the corridors and in the open area;
  6.  Theater (installed with a complete set of video and audio recording system)
  7.  120 different kinds of toys and learning materials for world-class kindergartens;
  8.  All the toys and learning materials are supplied by the No. 1 toy manufacturer in the United States of America Kaplan;
  9.  A large number of English and Chinese books housed in the school library;
  10.  Mondopad supplied by the US manufacturer InFocus.