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Which Backyard Games Your Kids Love to Play

Started Aug 20, 2014 0 Replies

Bring out the outdoor adventurer hiding inside every kid! Make your child's time outdoors educational and fun. The Vine Learning Center suggests some amazing…Continue

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Potty Training - How to Teach your Toddler

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dorothy Hastings Mar 7, 2014. 1 Reply

Potty training is one of the daunting tasks for parents. It requires patience from parent's behalf. Read out here for some useful tips to get your toddler potty trained - …Continue

Parenting Trends in 2014

Started this discussion. Last reply by Oscar Marin Feb 18, 2014. 2 Replies

In the year 2014, there are several trends in  parenting that are hopefully to be disappeared this year. Read here to learn more - …Continue

How to Choose the Best Day Care Center for Your Toddler!!!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dorothy Hastings Jan 15, 2014. 1 Reply

Choosing a good day care center is must for a parent who is looking for a cozy environment which would nurture the kids in better way and also make him learn the required skills. As a parent, these…Continue

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"Thanks Robin and Rebecca for your responses. As mentioned "There is no time to play... only a ten minutes recess time", what we believe is overburdening a child with everyday academic schedule can noway be fruitful. In that case neither…"
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"Isn't Kindergarten the graduating class of preschool? Shouldn't play time be a part of all grade levels? The reason I ask these questions ? What is happening with motivation? Can we liken ourselves(educators) to having fun? I have an…"
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"Thanks for sharing, Oscar! I recently saw a TedTalk that MindShift shared on how free play can help kids avoid depression/anxiety, as well.  Here's a…"
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Why Is the Playtime at Preschool Essential?

Children grow and develop at their own pace, but research shows that group learning is often a more effective teaching tool than one-on-one interaction. Let’s have a look at some of the reasons why playtime is so important in preschool:Attention…See More
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Calling all teachers, learners, gamers and nerds!Minecraft is like legos on the computer.  Actually, Minecraft is much more than that!  We've converted minecraft into an ESL teaching tool!   It's also an organization management learning tool!  It's also a math learning tool! It's an economics learning tool!  It's so much more!  Our teachers at our school here in China have been teaching with Minecraft for about a year now and we are finding that you can teach almost any subject with it!My…See More
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Why Is the Playtime at Preschool Essential?

Posted on June 27, 2014 at 7:30am 4 Comments

Children grow and develop at their own pace, but research shows that group learning is often a more effective teaching tool than one-on-one interaction. Let’s have a look at some of the reasons why playtime is so important in preschool:

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Designing an Intelligible Curriculum Growth Program for Toddlers

Posted on March 27, 2014 at 10:00am 1 Comment

Curriculum plans are child-initiated programs that primarily aim at developing a well rounded environment that can support child learning. Designing a toddler development program gives children a chance to participate in selecting the content they want to learn.

Properly understanding the children being cared for is an integral step necessary for developing a rewarding curriculum plan. Do your part by keeping a record of your…

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Teaching Toddlers the Art of Conflict Resolution

Posted on February 24, 2014 at 8:26am 2 Comments

Whether we like it or not, conflict is a part of everyone’s lives. We cannot fight our children’s battles for them and while there are some times when we need to step in, teaching them how to handle conflict will better prepare them for many of life’s hurdles. If you begin teaching your toddler about conflict resolution at a young age, they will have a much better way of dealing with it when they are adults.

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8 Fun-Filled Craft Activities for Little Hands

Posted on December 10, 2013 at 7:40pm 0 Comments

A child learn more through fun filled activities rather than aggressive learning procedures. A fun activity can instill in a child the receptivity towards situations. Getting the children more and more involved in art and craft work would help him improving their imagination power and make him learn more. To know more of such activities, continue reading our blog…

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Daycare or Preschool: Which Is Better for Your Child

If you are trying to decide which one you should choose for your child, first look at your child's abilities. Would they be better suited for a preschool environment where they can explore and learn, or would they do better in a less structured environment like a daycare? Visit a few of each and see just what kind of activities they include. This may be the one best way to determine which one is right for your child.Read more here:…See More
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Use these two words and become a better student

Words are powerful.And you do not only know that since your last exam. A single word can change everything: it can make you the victor, save relationships, calm you down or pull you into the abyss.Finding the right words is an art that not everyone masters. Some use their words inflationary and put one empty phrase to the next. Others put every word on the gold scale and interpret everything possible into what is said.But your choice of words not only affects how other people perceive you. Your…See More
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Online Education: Can It Really Replace Learning in Classrooms?

In the modern world education is a part of everyone's life. Even if someone did not graduate from college or finish school, they still learn new skills or just something they are interested in. That can likewise be called education, or, even a more appropriate term is self-education. This concept is closely related to…See More
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