education

Curriculum Enrichment Corners in the Classroom

Curriculum enrichment corners are a great and simple measure for tending to the needs of gifted students. Creating one is as simple as designing a space in the classroom where highly motivated students can carry out activities. These corners serve…

The Best Methods to Teach Children to Read

Learning to read is one of the most important things that children will do before they turn 10 years of age. Everything in their educational development, from the expansion of their vocabulary to their performance in all the main subjects,…

When Should Your Kids Start Dressing Themselves?

One important step on your children’s road to maturity is when they start dressing themselves for the first time. This allows them to demonstrate their independence and autonomy. Most children begin to dress and undress on their own between the…

Who Is Responsible for Accidents on School Trips?

Unfortunately, there are sometimes cases of accidents on school trips, which can range from minor injuries to quite serious incidents. And, so, the important issue of responsibility arises. Who is responsible? The student? The teachers? The venue? Both staff and…

Building Blocks of Life: The Cell Cycle

In this article on genetics and the building blocks of life, we’ll try to explain the mechanism of cell reproduction. In fact, one of the tasks of cells is to multiply and perpetuate cell lines. Additionally, we’ll talk about the…

The Importance of Letting Students Have a Voice

The education system has the opportunity and privilege of shaping people. This is true not only academically, but in regards to values as well. Therefore, school is the ideal place to create a better society for the future. To achieve…

Creativity in Children, According to Ken Robinson

Fostering and letting innovative ideas flow during childhood helps children reach their goals. According to Ken Robinson, this is the foundation of creativity in children. Creativity and inventiveness in education Robinson emphasizes that knowledge of creativity and inventiveness is often…

Stories About Emotional Intelligence for Children

Stories about emotional intelligence are an incredibly important resource. In fact, they’re one of the most important tools for helping children understand how to relate to others, based on self-awareness. Studies have demonstrated that individuals with a strong emotional intelligence develop…

Is There a Future for Textbooks in Education?

Modern technology has advanced worldwide and, inevitably, these advances have made their way into the classroom. We’ve come to the point where many teachers, education professionals and parents are all asking themselves the same question: Is there a future for…

Reverse Psychology: How to Use It with Kids

In many cases, it can be very difficult to get children to behave. Child-rearing is no simple matter. Sometimes, parents need techniques to compel their children to behave well. Reverse psychology is one method that can be used to address…

Theater in the Classroom: Benefits for Kids

Theater in the classroom is one of the most valuable resources for helping realize your children’s overall education. It’s also a way to help them learn while having fun. Incorporating drama activities into the classroom can help children develop a…

The Theory of School Organization and Its Characteristics

First, we’ll explain what we mean by organization in general. And then, we’ll specifically talk about what the theory of school organization entails, along with its main characteristics.  What does organization mean? According to Merriam-Webster, organization means “the act or…

Improvisational Theater for Kids: What to Know

Improvisational theater for kids can serve as a powerful educational and developmental tool. Beyond teaching them about theater and acting, the improvisational techniques they learn can act as a valuable resource when applied to daily life. Acting and improvising in…

Repeating Grades: Does It Help Students?

Repeating grades is a relatively common occurrence, and there are many theories about it. The results of the study, “To Repeat or Not to Repeat” by Dr. Helen McGrath-Deakin of the University of Melbourne, are very edifying. Published in the…

Help Your Children Choose Their College Major

Choosing a college major isn’t as easy as it sounds. When the time comes to go to college, most students haven’t figured out what they’re passionate about, or what they’re good at, so they don’t know what to choose. What…

3 Children’s Stories About Gratitude

Telling children’s stories about gratitude is a great way to teach them one of the most important values to have in life. Gratitude is sometimes underestimated and, in recent years, it’s been gradually lost. For that reason, it’s essential to…

Teaching Children to Respect the Environment

There are plenty of benefits to teaching your children to respect the environment. An appreciation for nature isn’t something we learn overnight. Rather, it’s a process that we need to begin when our children are very young. Nowadays, concern for…