iPads within Education


We as Early Childhood Educators and teachers are all looking at different possibilities on how we can expand a child or children's learning through several different ways and implementations; why not start with something such as a tablet? iPads are amazing new tablets that was introduced in 2009 by Apple Inc. iPads are 241.2 mm …

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Play: What is it Really?


It is important to keep in mind that play is needed by children as work is needed by adults. As Maria Montessori put it, “Play is the work of the child”. Play is done either by themselves or with other children which should be of utmost importance to parents.  Children learn as they play. Having a …

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Responsibility: Is it a factor for Preschoolers?


Ever wondered why today’s generation of kids lack basic manners, etiquette and discipline? One of the factors that encourage this type of behavior is the lack of exposure to the concept of responsibility and chores. As parents, you want to give your children everything and sometimes your efforts end up spoiling them.  This ends up doing …

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Educating young Children


As educators, what do you think about the word "Play"? What comes into your mind when you hear the word "Play"? Play is fundamental for young children's growth in their development; it is the way young children learn. Play is essential to early learning. Play is the main reason why children learn and develop ideas about the …

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Why Primary Grade?


At this age, children really want to learn.I have experience of working from the lower, foundation stages, and the top end of primary and have observed that as the children age and mature, they begin to decide whether or not they have any real interest in being in school. I have so far enjoyed working …

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