IMPORTANCE OF MEDITATION FOR KIDS

Category: Schools

Meditation has its origins in Vedanta which is a part of Hindu traditions. For a long time, it was thought to be a practice fit only for adults. But now the times are changing and an increased number of children are showing their interest in meditating. Many schools have replaced detention with meditation and are focusing on teaching kids the importance of it. Studies have proved that starting meditation early in life has a profound effect on the intellectual, emotional and mental development of an individual. Meditation helps kids to unplug and relax. The simple act of teaching kids to stop, focus and breathe can bring a huge difference in t... View More

Do You Think Offline Education Is Dying?

Category: Schools

Offline education means the traditional way of teaching and studying. There is a class, a teacher, and students, all physically present at a place. Our parents have studied in this way and to date, it is in practice at many places. But now students also have a lot of options at their disposal other than the offline education. The education scenario is changing rapidly and new techniques are being introduced every other day. Now we have made a lot of technological progress and it gave us computers, the internet and a lot of other multimedia devices which are increasingly becoming a part and parcel of the modern education system. There is a... View More

WHAT IS GENDER NEUTRAL PARENTING

Category: Parenting!

For most of our lives, we have been told that blue is for boys and pink is for girls; that boys don’t cry; that girls should play with dolls and boys with guns and cars. But now many of the new-age parents are following a ‘gender neutral’ approach to raising their children. It is still quite a controversial topic in many countries.   Gender neutral parenting is generally defined with three varying degrees. Some of the parents take an extreme approach wherein they refuse to reveal the gender of their child at the birth and allow the child to identify their own gender at their own pace. In 2016, a Swedish couple was in ... View More

WHICH SCHOOL BOARD IS BETTER? OR HOW IS IT DIFFERENT?

Category: Schools

In India, We have several boards to choose from. As a parent, it is confusing many times and how to enroll and which board will be better for my child is a question always. Which board will help my kid to be a doctor, engineer, pilot or developer? SSC, CBSE, ICSE, IGCSE, IB & so many questions we as a parent have while choosing a school. So focusing only on how it differs and which is suitable as per your conditions you may choose it from this analysis. Background- We all studied (Age group -30+) in SSC or CBSE board mostly, which were available for most Indian schools. Out of that, 70% in SSC and 30% in CBSE. Now from last 15years, t... View More

THE IMPORTANCE OF SPORTS FOR A HEALTHY LIFE

Category: Hobby/Passion

As we get busy with our day-to-day life, we always look for an outlet for the stress and a means to divert our minds. Out of all the activities and options, sports have always emerged as a favorite. But with the plethora of digital options nowadays, most of us are giving it a miss and are hooked on to our devices for a long time. Indoors have taken a precedence over outdoors. We tend to overlook the benefits that sports and other outdoor activities have on our body and mind. Also, there is a lot of importance of sports in education as well. It teaches dedication, concentration, discipline, and responsibility to children and adults both. It al... View More