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  • India’s most comprehensive parenting portal, with excerpts from ParentEdge – India’s leading parenting magazine

First Aid Essentials

Some of us have been in difficult situations where medical help was not accessible immediately. And then we were told that if only some effective care was given promptly, recovery would have been...

Understanding Children with Autism

I happened to meet my old friend last week who was just recovering from an accident. Due to the injury in her leg, she had gone through a surgery and got it fixed with help of steel rods. Now, she...

How to be more Productive by Effectively Managing your Time

This blog post was contributed by Jairam Balakrishnan, Director, Pearson Schools Only those who know the true value of time and can manage it productively become responsible in life. They can keep up...

Reviewing your Early Application: Things to Look out For

“I’m Late, I’m Late, For a Very Important Date” Most schools with Early Application plans in the US will have deadlines in early November. Usually November 1st or November 15th. So I...

Travels of a Working Mother

I generally don’t travel much as part of my job, but recently I’ve had to don the traveller’s hat, stand in queues for visa and brave the 10 hour+ journey across the seas. For...

The 3 Building Blocks of Good Parenting

The fact that you are reading this proves you want to be the best parent for your child! And that is the best start! I just did a workshop for  ‘first time’  parents and  it was heart-warming...

My Experiences with ParentEdge

Looking up information on sleep patterns of children was most definitely not what I envisaged myself doing when I was a student editor at ParentEdge. (In hindsight, that seems a little obvious to me...

Know your Bread!

Bread has slowly but steadily moved into our homes as a staple food item. Always quite popular in the north for breakfast and sandwiches, now urban households in the south too have started to buy...

Alert!: Is your Child Playing the Dangerous Choking Game?

Few days back when I came across a link posted on Facebook by my best friend on the choking game, I had numerous reactions but my initial reaction after reading that news was of shock and disbelief...

E-learning for High School Students through MOOCs

EdX announces the launch of 27 new MOOCs for high-school students A few issues ago, we had done some extensive research and spoken to a number of experts to bring you an article on e-learning and how...