Understanding Abacus: The ancient tool for the success of today’s children
Often referred to as the first computer, the Abacus is an ancient tool used for basic calculations like addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions and square roots. It consists of beads that can be moved on vertically aligned rods, which make...
Smart technology is making our kids less smart.
A countrywide survey conducted by the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) found that 82% of the children in metro cities are technology addicted. It was also found that children aged 5 to 14 have their own...
Every 1 out of 10 Children in India is prone to Diabetes. Is your child one of them?
While 14th November is celebrated as ‘Children’s Day’ in India, interestingly, it is also the same day when ‘World Diabetes Day’ is observed around the World. The alarming rise of children being diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in India has...
The Nostalgic Dialogues of Our Teachers to Rewind the Good Ol’ Days
On this teachers’ day, let’s take a trip down the memory lane of our school & college days, when teachers played a key role in not only shaping our lives, but also creating wonderful memories.No matter how long it has...
Aligning the Stars to Your Child’s Birthday – Zodiac Signs
What are the key characteristics of our child? What are their prime strengths? Who are the famous people they share their zodiac month with? These are some of the questions that would come in a parent’s mind and generate a...
How Can Parents Raise a Confident & Competent Child?
Like the famous tennis player, Arthur Ashe said, "One important key to success is self-confidence. And an important key to self-confidence is preparation". The same holds true in the case of children. The formative years are very critical for a...
Fun-filled Summer Activities for Children’s Brain Workout
The summer of 2017 is finally here! It’s time when children are free from their academic activities and look forward to celebrate their much-awaited vacation time. Summer time is all about having fun and creating good memories. But these holidays...
Easy Tips to Beat the Exam Heat
Summers are here and with the scorching heat come the stressful times for children who are all set to appear in their final set of exams. Parents also get nervous and are engulfed in the exam tensions. For any student,...
Encouraging Brain Development in Children
The overall development of a child’s brain starts in the mother’s womb, and continues through to early adulthood. The early years are the most important as research suggests that 75% of the brain develops most rapidly in the first few...