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5 Ways to Regroup, Reprioritize, and Renew Yourself

When we think of renewal we often think of rebirth; something old dies and something new is born. This year, winter seems to be hanging on, unwilling to give way to spring and the promise of new life. Although we have a little way to go to really enjoy the warmth and light that spring [...]

By |2018-04-13T11:48:05+10:00April 12th, 2018|Categories: Mental Health & Wellbeing|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

8 Ideas to Encourage Pretend Play and Why It’s So Good for Kids

When kids pretend they're pirates or secret agents, or create their own characters using dolls or Lego figures, it seems like they're playing simple games - literally engaging in child's play. But what's going on when kids use their imaginations and pretend when they play is actually very complex, and very good for kids' development. [...]

By |2017-11-30T09:57:16+10:00November 30th, 2017|Categories: Mental Health & Wellbeing, Society & Culture|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

10 Ways to Stimulate a Student’s Curiosity

What makes children want to learn? According to research, it's the joy of exploration—a hidden force that drives learning, critical thinking, and reasoning. We call this ability curiosity, and we recognize it in children when we see them exploring their environment, devouring books and information, asking questions, investigating concepts, manipulating data, searching for meaning, connecting with people and nature, [...]

By |2017-11-30T09:57:03+10:00November 30th, 2017|Categories: Mental Health & Wellbeing, Society & Culture|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments