Tag: school kids

  • Allowance vs. Commission: Which One is Right for Your Family?
    Allowance vs. Commission: Which One is Right for Your Family?
    Teaching children financial sense can be a fun learning opportunity for parents and children, alike. Jex, our contributing financial coach, highlights how the allowance and commission reward systems can be used to teach children the monetary value of personal effort and teamwork.
  • Pets: A Love Like No Other
    Pets: A Love Like No Other
    Sadef tells us about the many benefits of keeping a pet and one of those is the unconditional love they give.  By Sadef ChhotaniThrough the ages, humans have been known to adopt animals as pets for their basic needs as well as companionship. In ancient times, people kept and trained wolves for hunting and shepherds […]
  • Starting School During the Pandemic
    Starting School During the Pandemic
    Nursery teacher Michaela Reid shares with us how parents and teachers can help preschoolers starting school for the first time since the Covid-19 crisis have a smoother, happier transition from their homes to their new classrooms in the coming year.By Michaela ReidWhen I think of new beginnings, the first experience which springs to mind is […]
  • 10 Reasons Why Kids Should Play Chess
    10 Reasons Why Kids Should Play Chess
    Chess is an ancient game of strategy that educates kids in numerous ways. French chess teacher Sébastien shares fun facts about the game and how to master it in Bangkok.By Sébastien FerrandI am 1500 years old. I am a sport played by Napoleon Bonaparte, Ludwig van Beethoven, Albert Einstein, and Leonardo Di Caprio. I am […]
  • Returning to the Classroom after Online Learning
    Returning to the Classroom after Online Learning
    Teacher Natasha discusses some of the effects of online learning on our children and gives us tips to ensure a smooth return to face-to-face learning.By Natasha JonesCOVID-19 has impacted children’s education more than anyone could have predicted. Schooling in Thailand first went online in March 2020, and we have seen two further periods of online […]
  • Parenting with Playfulness and Respect
    Parenting with Playfulness and Respect
    Suzi explains how her childhood experiences led her to discover the concept of respectful parenting and the tools we can use to connect with and understand our children.By Suzi ChaemchangWhen I became a new mother I asked everyone for advice. I spent hours scrolling social media mum groups and websites seeking the right way to […]