Let’s add “Fun” to “Learning”

“By playing games you can artificially speed up your learning curve to develop the right kind of thought processes” -Nate Silver With this quote by the award-winning American Statistician and Writer, we are very much through the looking glass about what is to follow. Can Games be seen as a socially acceptable way to Learn? For a long time, games

Parenting: Different styles and their effect on your child

“Children are educated by what the grown-up is and not by his talk.” -Carl Jung The above line is by Carl Jung, who was a Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst. What he means by the above line is that you simply cannot tell your child what to do, you must lead by example. A Parent is a child’s first teacher. Most

21st Century Skills: What, Why and How

As harsh as the words may seem, the truth about the upcoming age perfectly reflects in the following quote “The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who can’t read or write but those who can’t learn, unlearn and relearn” -Alvin Toffler Alvin Toffler is regarded as one of the world’s most outstanding futurists. According to him, the

National Education Policy 2020: What should you look forward to as a Parent

“If we teach students today, as we taught yesterday, we rob them of tomorrow.” -John Dewey These words by famous pragmatist and educationist John Dewey marks the importance of timely reforms in education. In our country, the tone for such reforms is set by National Education Policies. A little about National Education Policy A National Education Policy is a comprehensive

7 Important life-skills for your child to succeed in life

You must be aware of how important life skills are for you or anyone else to succeed in life. Let us think about what will happen if we do not possess these life skills. Being a parent requires a lot of patience and time management skills. What will happen if you don’t have these skills? Or you want to buy

8 Useful Tips to Make Your Child Creative

“Creativity is intelligence having fun” -Albert Einstein What will be the use of that intelligence which doesn’t bring any joy for you? As well as it could be said, Einstein describes creativity in the best possible way through this quote. More than a tool to become successful in the future, creativity is important for your child to have a happy

Role of games in Gender Sensitization

Why is it that boys have to like the blue color and girls have to like the pink color? Does it have any significance? Who decides it? Is it you who decides it or is it the kids? Why is there a different section for girls and boys in the toy shop? Furthermore, the boys’ section is filled with mostly

11 Ways to Productively Engage Your Kids After School and Boost Their Academic Growth

“Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he or she learned in school. It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education. ” – Albert Einstein The above-mentioned quote defines the limitations of the school system in the current society and emphasizes the requirement of learning beyond schools. The school is definitely important to provide certain fundamental skills