Tag: school kids

  • 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 Jones COVID-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 […]

  • 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 Chaemchang When I became a new mother I asked everyone for advice. I spent hours scrolling social media mum groups and websites seeking the right […]

  • Preparing to Answer Kids’ Sex Questions 子どもから性に関する質問を受けたらどうしましょう?
    Preparing to Answer Kids’ Sex Questions 子どもから性に関する質問を受けたらどうしましょう?

    As the first of a three-month series on ‘sex and kids’ by three different experts running workshops on the topic, Aya shares her mindset change on sex education and importance of having this conversation with kids. By Aya Tanno / Translated by Hanae Matsumura Have you ever talked about sex at home with your partner […]

  • Ideas for Playing at Home
    Ideas for Playing at Home

    Suzi has simple but fun activities for home play and also for some quality play time with you! By: Suzi Chaemchaeng The challenge of online learning or just being at home when you have young children can be overwhelming. There are negative feelings that prick your heart with guilt if they are staring at screens […]

  • Play…is a Child’s Work!
    Play…is a Child’s Work!

    Have you noticed how your kids seem to play a different way as they grow older? In this article, Dr. Blakemore explains the different stages and types of play and what benefits they can offer. By: Dr. Lynn Blakemore The concept of play can be difficult to define and we all have our perceptions of […]

  • How to Support Bullied and Bullying Children
    How to Support Bullied and Bullying Children

    Bullied or bullying—it’s a harrowing experience, no matter which side one’s child is on. What can we do to help them through? By Vanessa Robitaille Bullying continues to be a very real problem even today, and as parents we are bound to have to face it at some point. When our children are involved on […]