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Category Archive: Article, Higher Education Abroad

Undegraduate Education in Hong Kong

Why study in Hong Kong? What comes to mind when you think of Hong Kong? A crazy, busy city and fastpaced madness? A shopper’s paradise with bargains galore and rude shopkeepers? These are just some...

The Theory of Multiple Intelligences

The Theory of Multiple Intelligences, and what it could mean for your child? A frequent complaint many parents have with present-day education systems is that they define intelligence too narrowly...

Teaching Children to Think Creatively

In the forested campus of The Valley School on the outskirts of Bangalore, there are only three ‘classes’ up to the eighth grade – an entry level up to six years of age, a junior level from...

Preparing your Toddler for School

Fact: Today, many children start school when they are a mere 18 months old! This is, of course, preschool, which has become an extremely important part of a child’s schooling experience. Typically,...

Preparing for Primary School Interviews

Children as young as four or five who are entering the primary section of regular schools in Indian metros often need to go through an observation or interview session so that they can be evaluated...

Learning at Home Through Everyday Activities

‘All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy’. A well-known and oft-quoted statement, especially by students who wish for an extra period of games! But what if we were able to combine both?...

Learning Through Play

 Distressed that your child spends too long playing around, and less of it ‘studying’? Concerned that other children may be acquiring many more skills at her age? Overwrought that your child...

How to Benefit from After-School Enrichment Classes

Gone are the days when sending your child to school was sufficient preparation for her future, with perhaps a few music lessons and a sport thrown in. Education today is more than literacy – it...

Studying in Australia and New Zealand

Why study in Australia/New Zealand?What comes to mind when you think of these two countries Down Under? A strong cricketing tradition? The home of kangaroos, koalas and kiwis? Australia and New...

Preparing for College: A Checklist

People no longer ask what you want to be when you ‘grow up’ and smile indulgently when you say ‘Doctor’ or ‘Astronaut’ or ‘Actor.’ Now, you ARE grown up and the questions are more...