Tag: education

  • Understanding and Supporting Children With Sensory Processing
    Understanding and Supporting Children With Sensory Processing

    An occupational therapist tells us the information caregivers often ask about to help children with a sensory processing disorder. By Chanipa Vipatawat One of the most challenging things that parents normally face with children with special needs is the sensory processing system, this issue sometimes ends up with parents leaving their child at home or […]

  • Things I Would Tell My Younger Self about Being a Parent
    Things I Would Tell My Younger Self about Being a Parent

    Sally is a children’s author, blogger, and an experienced mother. She shares her parenting insights with our readers.   By Sally Flint   This year our youngest daughter left home in Bangkok to go to university in the UK. Her sister left home two years ago and is now spending the third year of her […]

  • Practical Ways to Keep Kids Safe on the Internet
    Practical Ways to Keep Kids Safe on the Internet

    Children who venture online may easily stumble across questionable material online. IT expert, Jan Simon details the steps you should take so your kids can explore the online world safely.   By Jan Simon Talking about online safety with your kids is usually not very high on the to-do list. However, considering how abundantly the […]

  • How Many Wild Tigers are Left in the World?
    How Many Wild Tigers are Left in the World?

    Vana is a mom who has made it her mission to raise awareness on how we can keep Thai wild tigers numbers from dwindling. By Vanasobhin Kasemsri When I took up a job with a big conglomerate — whose mission is to help double the numbers of wild tigers in Thailand by the year 2022 […]

  • Learning In Infancy
    Learning In Infancy

    Children are the product of their experiences in the early years of age. Learning is just like creating a jigsaw puzzle, where each piece is vital to the whole. The more they can discover and receive nurturing experiences at home, the more prepared they will be to enter childcare or pre-school and relate to the […]

  • Living with Every Child’s Uniqueness  個性豊かな子どもたちとの共生を願って
    Living with Every Child’s Uniqueness 個性豊かな子どもたちとの共生を願って

    What can we do to accept our children’s unique characteristics and communicate with them effectively? Here’s an interview with “Oz-no-Kai,” a support group for Japanese families who have children with special needs. By Oz-no-Kai / Interviewed and translated by Hanae Matsumura [日本語記事へ]   What is “Oz-no-Kai”? What activities do you do? “Oz-no-Kai” is a community […]