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How to Develop your Child’s Self-Confidence

I was sitting by the pool side, children of all age-groups splashing around in the summer sun and warm water, guided by their respective coaches. Something one of the coaches spoke aloud to one of...

Life lessons from exceptional parents

“Being a survivor doesn’t mean being strong – it’s telling people when you need a meal or a ride, company, whatever. It’s paying attention to heart wisdom, feelings, not...

Two Conversations with a Child

One “Rahul…” “Rahul…” “RAHUL….” “Ya Dad” “Mom said you need help in your maths” “Not really, I can manage Dad.” “Oh! You can manage on your own now…don’t need any...

Assistive Technology for the Differently-abled

Welcome to the era of digital natives where technology is the king. Right from hand held devices, touch screen, tablets, e-books, videos, movies, everything to do with entertainment to education is...

Using Technology in Education

This blog post has been contributed by Srikanth Iyer, Business Head and Senior Vice-President, Schools Business, Pearson India   Imagine walking into an elementary school English class room....

Finalising the list of colleges to apply to

For those of you applying to colleges abroad this year, it may seem like it is still a long way away. Trust me, it is not! I would like to form an argument around why this is the best time to...

Managing parental anger

The first time you held your baby in your arms…all you could feel towards him was love…sweet , sweet overwhelming love, right? You never thought that one day this same sweet precious...

You can’t always expect me to be good!

You can’t always expect me to be good! These are the profound words I heard from my son as he rushed out of the house for a football game (if he went late, he would have to sit out and wait for...

How to Choose a Summer Camp for your Child

Summer vacations are here and while most of us (parents) are happy to have a two-months break from the daily routine of packing school bags, getting the school uniforms ready, waking up early, making...

My Experience as Student Editor of ParentEdge

This blog post has been contributed by Lasya Karthikeyan, Student Editor of Vol.2 Issue 6, May-June 2013. Being a Student Editor at ParentEdge gave me so much more than what I’d initially expected....