#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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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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