Category: Early childhood Education

Dec 13
Unlocking Potential: The Impact of Full-Day Preschool on Long-Term Gains

As parents navigate the crucial decision of preschool enrollment, a recent study sheds light on the transformative impact of full-day programs. Explore how high-quality, integrated preschool experiences can significantly influence academic and social development. The Power of Full-Day Preschool The University of Minnesota’s Institute of Child Development conducted a study revealing that full-day preschool programs, […]

Nov 21
Competitive Parenting Recognizing the Signs and Its Impact on Your Child

As parents, the desire for our children to excel is natural, but excessive competitiveness can have detrimental effects. Discover signs of being a competitive mom and understand why it may negatively impact your child’s well-being and development. 1. Seeking Validation through Achievements If your self-worth is defined by your child’s accomplishments, boasting about them seeking […]

Sep 30
Kindergarten Mis-behavior and Societal Costs: What is the connection?

For the first time, an economic analysis has linked misbehavior among kindergarten pupils to significant societal costs, including criminality, associated medical expenses, and lost productivity as they grow up. Importance of Early Intervention Effective, evidence-based programs designed to address behavioral problems early in a child’s life can have long-term benefits. Such interventions can improve students’ […]

Sep 11
Legal Ruling on Age Limit for School Admission and Early Childhood Education

In a batch of civil petitions, parents of children under the age of six as of June 1, 2023, challenged a notification issued on January 31, 2020, which set the age limit for admission to 1st standard in the academic year 2023-24. The Division Bench, comprising Chief Justice Sunita Agarwal and Justice N.V. Anjaria, dismissed […]

Aug 16
Do Disparities in Advanced Math and Science Skills Begin as Early as Kindergarten?

Racial and ethnic disparities in advanced math and science skills emerge as early as kindergarten, profoundly impacting educational and career trajectories. A recent study unveils alarming statistics, shedding light on the urgent need for interventions to level the playing field. Early Disparities Uncovered The study reveals startling gaps in advanced math and science skills among […]

Aug 07
How to Choose the Right Preschool for Your Child

Choosing the right preschool is a crucial decision that will impact your child’s early learning experiences. By following this checklist and conducting thorough research, you can make an informed choice that provides your child with a positive and enriching preschool experience. Are you looking into these factors when shortlisting for pre-schools? Teacher Qualifications: Look for […]