What to do when your kid says “I don’t want to go to school!”

I don’t want to go to schoolAlmost every morning before school, Jamie, 9, will scream, cry, throw a temper tantrum and do anything possible to stay home. “He’ll go on whining and crying, ‘I don’t feel good. I don’t want to go to school,” say his parents, Suzie and Bob, who report that they have hit the wall with his behaviour. Continue reading

Sex Education for Children: Why, What, When and How?

Sex Education : Did you know that there are 116,000 searches conducted on the internet every day for child pornography?

In the age of information and communication explosion, when a major chunk of life of both adults and children are lived out on the social media, the average age at which a child first sees porn is 11, according to the latest statistics on pornography on the internet. Continue reading

The Benefits of Learning a Foreign Language at a Young Age

Foreign language be learnt at preschool age?

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Why my daughter learnt Chinese at 3 years

“See, this is Rén 人 , mama, and it means people in Chinese,” said my toddler. I was more than happy that at 3 years old, my daughter was learning Chinese, and doing a good job at it.   Continue reading