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25 Different Ways to Ask Your Child “How Was School Today?”

Don’t we all want to know all about our children’s day at school – like if they made new friends, or if the math teacher was talking too fast? Yet, when you pose the question “So, how was school today?” to your child, chances are the answer you get would go along the lines of “Great!” or “It was alright, I guess”. Feeling exasperated with … Continue reading 25 Different Ways to Ask Your Child “How Was School Today?”

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What is the Difference Between Preschool, Childcare and Kindergarten?

Preschool. Childcare centre. Kindergarten. These three terms are all it takes to baffle first-time parents in Singapore who are looking for care arrangements and/or an early learning programme for their children during the tender years. But what is the difference between these early childhood education providers and which one should you opt for? A Preschool Programme In Singapore, preschool is used as a general term … Continue reading What is the Difference Between Preschool, Childcare and Kindergarten?

The Simple Art of Saying What You Mean (To Your Kids)

As a parent, you might, once or twice, have found yourself making a comment — something like this:
“My child never seems to do what I ask! He always seems to do the very thing I ask him NOT to do!”
Well, you may be surprised to find that your child may have actually been doing exactly what you asked all along! Read on to uncover a simple language strategy that can help all parents communicate more effectively with their children. Continue reading The Simple Art of Saying What You Mean (To Your Kids)

MindChamps PreSchool receives the Superbrands mark of distinction

Superbrands, the internationally renowned independent arbiter on branding has identified and awarded MindChamps PreSchool with the Superbrands mark of distinction for 2014/2015. MindChamps PreSchool has been identified via independent consumer surveys and an expert panel of branding professionals as being the most respected brand in the categories of early childhood and enrichment programs. A by–invitation only brand evaluation award, Superbrands has since 1994, celebrated the … Continue reading MindChamps PreSchool receives the Superbrands mark of distinction