The Positive Effects of Play on Academic Performance

You might have heard of schools offering play-based learning in their early childhood program and wondered what it is all about. For schools like the Global Indian International School in Singapore, part of their holistic education curriculum for early childhood is to make learning a joyful experience. Developing the physicality and the mental aptitudes of their studentsContinue Reading …

Educational Places Families Can Visit During School Vacations

We love traveling with the kids! School vacations are popular times to travel, and while some people will choose to go to one of the famous amusement parks, others will decide that they want to venture somewhere that is both fun and educational. Here are 5 educational places that families can visit during school vacations:Continue Reading …

The Best Degrees for Working Abroad

While traveling is wonderful, sometimes we want more. There are many options when it comes to working abroad. You could get a job working in a bar or resort quite easily. However, if you’ve got a family to support, and a way of life to maintain, a better option might be to return to schoolContinue Reading …

Set Your Kids Onto Music In The New Year

Now that 2017 is in full swing, there’s no better time to tackle the goal of getting you kids into music. The chaos of the holidays is finally behind us, so you have the time to add daily practice sessions and weekly lessons into your family’s busy schedule. Once you do, you’re setting your childrenContinue Reading …

Who Should be Responsible for Children on the School Grounds after School

Now listen before I start I want to make something clear, I am a very supportive friend and fellow mom. I am all for the “It takes a village” way of life when it comes to my community. It takes a village is a proverb that leverages the cultural context and belief that it takesContinue Reading …

Sell Your Diamond and Finance Your Next Dream Vacation

Traveling the world is something many dream of but very few actually do. We have been lucky enough to visit some amazing places over the years. My children share stories with their friends of places we have been and their friends share stories as well. Some love to stay local  and others seem to travelContinue Reading …

Why You Should Push Your Children to Search for Weird Scholarships to Finance their Education

Every year thousands of high school graduates prepare to launch themselves into new lifestyles at the colleges of their choice.  This statement actually needs some rephrasing: every year thousands of high school graduates prepare to launch themselves into new lifestyles at the colleges that their financial situations allow. Plainly put, college is expensive.  A four-yearContinue Reading …

Computer Education for this generation #CodeGeneration

I often ask my teens for help when it comes to my technical stuff, especially anything related to the computer. It seems like computers are second nature to the kids these days. Even my youngest can do things on her computer I could never even imagine until I started working online. If you know anyContinue Reading …