Prioritize Soft Skills with English beyond Education

Soft Skills are skills that cannot be dealt with individually as it is an abstract quality. But, by learning a universal language like English, one can inculcate it as a habit that re-defines our personality.  These skills are especially important for school students...

Building In Children the Foundation for Excellence

One of the ways of determining usefulness of education is by observing results achieved. It is not without limitation. Can there be anything like useful knowledge? If there is then it seems to imply that there is such a thing as useless knowledge. If it were to be...

Trouble with Homework? –Here’s Help

Children have a lot of work to do at school and the load can get tiring. In a classroom typically the student is a listener receiving inputs from a teacher. He/she needs to have time to process the information. Without understanding what is being taught correctly you...

Skills to Brush before New school year Rush – II

Back to School Tips –Middle School Its that time of the year to be excited and nervous; motivated and anxious, stirred up and soothed down too…all at the same time! Its time to get ready for the new school year; time to look for the ‘Back to School Super Sale’; time...

Skills to Brush before New school year Rush – I

Back to School Tips – Elementary School For an elementary school child, the main responsibility of preparing for the new academic year is of the parents’. There are many ‘new’ aspects that both students & parents have to cope with: New Curriculum &...

How are the SSAT & ISEE different?

As an educator, I’m often encountered by a question from parents and tutors – How are the SSAT & ISEE different? or from students Which exam should I take, the SSAT ot ISEE? SSAT and ISEE are admission tests to independent schools. Over 900 private and independent...