Through the History – Must Visit Heritage Sites in Pune

Through the History – Must Visit Heritage Sites in Pune

Ancient monuments and buildings make a city stand out and its citizens proud of their history. These places are assets and must be protected and conserved. #WorldHeritageDay is a collective effort of the communities in the world to do the needful for these invaluable assets. The day celebrates the diversity of heritage throughout the world. This World Heritage Day, we bring to you a list of heritage sites in Pune, a city that has earned its reputation for being the cultural capital of the western India!

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Does Yelling Make You a Bad Parent?

Does Yelling Make You a Bad Parent?

But does yelling really make you a bad parent? There are times when you end up doing it unconsciously, and there are times when you realise you could have done without it. But is it fair to weigh yourself down with the guilt of damaging their psyche on a permanent basis? After all, there are enough and more articles and opinions that talk about how detrimental it is to yell at our kids, and that there is no bigger villain than a parent who shouts! While I am in no way encouraging or justifying yelling, I
want us to take a more realistic look at it, and the implications of yelling for the parent and for the child. And here are my few bits.

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Are you a Listening Parent?

Are you a Listening Parent?

A listening ear from someone close to us is what we all urge for! As a parent, are we listening to our children?

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Toilet Training : 8 tips that guarantee Success

Toilet Training : 8 tips that guarantee Success

A child can be toilet trained from six months to three years depending upon the child’s behavioral pattern. He should be taught to express himself whenever there is need to relieve. The parents should start looking for the signs of readiness for the child to begin toilet training. Here are some tips from experienced mom and teacher Radhika.

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School in Focus – Towards a World-ready Future with Kairos

School in Focus – Towards a World-ready Future with Kairos

The children will be the hope and the ideas that will shape the world with the imagination and possibilities that are beyond our dreams. This is the belief that Kairos Global School has, as they are preparing the next generation to make a contribution to the world they are going to create for themselves.

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KidEngage DIY Hacks – Olaf Sock Toy

KidEngage DIY Hacks – Olaf Sock Toy

Finding meaningful ways to engage children in becoming aware of and exploring their emotions is an important step towards raising confident, happy kids. This special crafting activity will help kids learn about emotions or how to engage themselves mindfully! This is just perfect to start practicing mindfulness with your kids. Read on for full instructions.

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Fostering Lifelong Learning in Children

Fostering Lifelong Learning in Children

Lifelong learning is defined as the “ongoing, voluntary, and self-motivated pursuit of knowledge for either personal or professional reasons”. This translates to our children, or even us, for that matter, being students for life. In order to ensure lifelong learning, we need to keep learning fun and exciting.

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Where the Wisdom Sproutz – Life Skills, Reading and More!

Where the Wisdom Sproutz – Life Skills, Reading and More!

“We worry about what a child will become tomorrow, yet we forget that he is someone today.” Thus goes a powerful quote in the world of parenting and education. As you ponder over it, it makes so much sense.You start evaluating your surroundings and beliefs to see how much of the child’s requirement they are catering to. How could a school or formal education stay out of this evaluation, then? Should the child learn because he needs…

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11 Things we Learn at School other than Academics

11 Things we Learn at School other than Academics

As the new year starts, parents start visiting the schools for admission forms. Every parent will have a vision of a school that will help his or her child to learn and achieve ambitions and aspirations. The parents will check the reputation of the schools by looking at the board results of the school. And when a child doesn’t get admission into a particular school the parents had hoped for, a big disappointment sets in….

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