#rightstart – What can parents do to ensure safety of their child at school?

#rightstart – What can parents do to ensure safety of their child at school?

#rightstart Give your children a #rightstart to education #rightstart – A campaign by Early Childhood Association to help parents to choose schools wisely #rightstart5 – What can parents do to ensure safety of their child at school? Many distressing events in the recent past have reminded us of how unsafe schools can be for its children. When it comes to providing education to our children we always know which school to contact or where we want to send…

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5 Apps to Make Your Kids Money Smart

5 Apps to Make Your Kids Money Smart

Learn! Play! Save! Let the screen addiction teach your kids important lessons, and this, without their notice.

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#rightstart – What is the right age for a child to start preschool? And why?

#rightstart – What is the right age for a child to start preschool? And why?

#rightstart Give your children a #rightstart to education #rightstart – A campaign by Early Childhood Association to help parents to choose schools wisely #rightstart1 – Wait till the child is old enough Ensure that your child is the right age to start preschool Here is how old your child should be at each of these levels: Play School or Preschool – At least 2 years Nursery – 3 years L KG (KG 1) – 4 years U…

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The Preschool Pangs II – Is your child ready for preschool?

The Preschool Pangs II – Is your child ready for preschool?

So, you’ve decided to go down the route of enrolling your child in a preschool over homeschooling. One box ticked, one major decision taken, so that should make your life easy. Does it? If you’re anything like me, you would start worrying over the next decision point – is my child really ready for preschool?  And this question is probably tougher to answer than the previous one. (As an aside, isn’t that the trickiest part…

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The Preschool Pangs

The Preschool Pangs

As far as cliches go, the most cliched of the lot would probably be – Time really flies! And it does, indeed. Especially when you have entered the world of parenthood, and each of your minute in the day is accounted for. In spite of being super-efficient at everything that you do, your little one keeps running hand-in-hand with the time. And you’re left gaping at the birthday candles every year, wondering where did the…

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I prefer the Montessori Method of Education – Here is why

I prefer the Montessori Method of Education – Here is why

A couple of years ago, when I started looking around at schools for my daughter, I was overwhelmed with the options. Should we look at a home daycare vs. a center? What kind of educational method was I looking for? What should the learning focus be on? I read about the Montessori method, the Reggio Emilia approach, Waldorf education, and more. Superficial research told me that Montessori was a popular choice. Not to be convinced…

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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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International Lego Day – 8 Benefits of playing with Lego

International Lego Day – 8 Benefits of playing with Lego

One of the most educational toys available also happens to be one of the most inviting! The skills children learn from Lego are important and incredible! Here are 8 benefits of playing with Lego

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