Parenting

Raising a child is one of the hardest things parents will ever do. No one is born knowing how to do it, and we all want to do the best job we can and raise our children well. Here we’ll talk about everything: choosing a daycare or preschool, how to handle tantrums, the best way to discipline them, rules to set at home, and other things to help you raise your child to be a responsible adult.

A Simple Explanation of Mendel’s Laws

Gregor Mendel was an Augustinian monk from the mid-19th century. His ability to observe and his strict work methodology led him to develop the first theories about genetics, which he summarized in three laws. Mendel’s Laws are based on unusual…

How to Help Gifted Children at School

The key to being able to help gifted children is to offer them activities that will really test their abilities. We’ll be giving you some tips to help you with this difficult but rewarding task. Many teachers already include activities…

How to Have a More Effective Classroom

An effective classroom is one of the most important things a teacher should accomplish, but it can be hard. This often happens to new teachers. Although, it can also be hard for veteran teachers because there’s always a student ready…

Stories About Female Scientists for Children

When you think of great scientists in history, you might think of names like Einstein or Newton. However, what about female scientists throughout history? Society has always left them in the background, giving more importance to the achievements of their…

My Child Doesn’t Respect Me: What to Do?

All parents hope to have a good and harmonious relationship with their children. Nonetheless, sometimes in the day-to-day tensions that can arise, you can become overwhelmed and frustrated thinking “my child doesn’t respect me.” Sometimes we feel that things escalate…

How to Cope with Empty Nest Syndrome

The Empty Nest Syndrome refers to a feeling of loss and emptiness that some parents experience when their children leave the family home. In this article, we’ll show you how to cope with this situation in the best way possible.…

Symbolic Play in Children with Autism

Autism is a neurobehavioral disorder that makes it difficult to communicate and socialize with others. There are restricted interests and repetitive behavior. In many cases, these symptoms prevent children with autism from fully developing symbolic play. Games and role-playing can…

Overcritical Parents and Child Development

We take on a big commitment when we decide to become parents. We become responsible for raising emotionally healthy human beings. Unfortunately, not every parent takes this approach with their children. For example, growing up with overcritical parents has serious…

An Ecological Approach Against Bullying

Bullying isn’t only an educational problem, but it’s also a social one. Because of that, we must take measures using an ecological approach against bullying. All the areas and environments where a child grows up and develops should be included…