Early childhood education should be designed such that it helps the learning process in kids. It is a crucial phase of a child’s life that needs to be handled with utmost care. The advantages of a curriculum are that they provide a definite structure and offers a direction that is to be followed in order to reach a specific goal. There are several other reasons why curriculum is of great importance in a child’s early education. Glance through the following to find out what they are:
Whoever said that raising a child was a difficult task, was probably making an understatement. In an age where the minds of kids are ruled by video games and expensive gadgets, it is a Herculean task to keep them on the right track. It takes a lot of effort for the parents to continuously struggle to raise their child in a way that would be the ideal way for them. Although there is no rule book as to what the perfect way to raising a child is, you can take a look at the following guidelines to get an idea about it:
From the 10 Commitments: Parenting With Purpose By Chuck Moorman and Thomas Haller
Excerpts from an article by Kate Gallanti, M.S.
Emotional Intelligence is the new buzz word in education and parenting right now.I remember hearing about Emotional Intelligence ( Or EI as many are calling it now ) from the title of a best seller book released in the 1990′s by Howard psychology PhD.Daniel Goleman.
Apparently , gone are the days of IQ tests! The most important measurement of ability would now seem to be a person’s EQ, a measurement of a person’s capability of navigating the sometimes treacherous territory of human emotion.