March 2014

Why is curriculum important in early childhood education?

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:

Ways to be a good parent

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:

Emotional Intelligence. The Best gift you can give your child – Part 1

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.