It All Starts With The Intro! We’ve all heard how important first impressions are, people say you can only make one first impression. But, the way I see it, you can make a good first impression every time you enter the class. The better you are at that first impression in every session, the more… Continue reading 3 Strategies to Keep Your Students Waiting for Science Class
Do you ever feel that running around at 6 AM with random objects flying over your head with weird sounds popping up from everywhere like you’re in crazy town is part of your daily routine? Well, you must have a kid or more (usually more) who go to school 5 days a week. Fear no… Continue reading How to Make School Mornings Easier
Sometimes, you might notice that your child has no friends at school or in the neighborhood, or s/he might simply tell you they don’t. Feeling sad about it is normal, but you shouldn’t stop at that since it won’t solve the problem. Friendship skills are important where they affect our social life and self confidence.… Continue reading My Child Has No Friends
It’s that time of the year again; nervousness, stress, and anxiety fill up your household. Your child has exams and it is simply nerve wracking to all parties involved. You get mixed up between caring and empathizing, being strict and demanding study time. You realise your child should be studying and testing his knowledge for… Continue reading Passing with Flying Colors
Addicted to Screens: Although internet addiction is yet to be a clinical disorder, we cannot deny the fact that it is becoming an epidemic among youngsters. Addiction aside, a much broader concern that begs awareness is the risk that screen time is creating subtle damage even in children with “regular” exposure, considering that the average… Continue reading Play My Way to the Rescue!
Red Alert The amount of time children are spending on smart devices nowadays is startling. According to a report issued by CNN, nearly eighty percent of children said they checked their phones hourly, and seventy-two said they felt the need to immediately respond to texts and social networking messages. Thirty-six percent of parents said they… Continue reading Make the Most of Their Addiction
Teaching methods have varied immensely over the past years and still are. Almost everything that contributes in the learning process has changed including teachers themselves due to the technology attack we have been subjected to. Educators are now more aware of the different ways each individual learns from. Students nowadays are extremely into smart devices… Continue reading Tech Attack
Any teacher would tell you how diverse and complex the classroom environment is. One should take into consideration that in a classroom there are several learning styles. Therefore, an educator must cater to all, preferably via formative assessment. “Formative assessment” is a process used by teachers and students during instruction that provides explicit feedback… Continue reading Formative Assessment
Instant Remorse: Due to the challenging times we live in, a lot of parents are occupied most of the time, or avoid dealing with their children’s tantrums or rebelling; even worse, they might do both. The whole world is in a constant race with time for we are witnessing a digital era that we… Continue reading You Need It, We Own It!