Sreya Vinod , a girl who any day stands out in a crowd, has made inspiring contributions at the Little Banyan Tree initiative. She is a versatile speaker, dancer and singer, bagging several awards for the same. She has worked as Coordinator- Social Service, as part of the Student Council Board, ISM,Oman. A role model […]
If you have children at home who like to tinker on things, whose questions don’t cease, who love exploring, who are endearing and compassionate, then you are most likely constantly looking for platforms where they can express themselves. One of my favourite stories is that of Arav Hak who raised over 9 lakh rupees to […]
I keep reading about children who have made a difference. They are those who have become social influencers. Children have the ability to influence and affect change because they dream, and they dream with nothing to hold them back. When they feel for something, they feel for it deeply. What makes Jack Andraka, Ann Makosinski, […]
There is the age when you read out to your children and then there is one when they ‘read’ because their peers do. When you read it out, you pick the right books for your children and when they grow up their choices become an extension of their personalities. What about the time in between […]
A generation earlier, facing a bully or being a bully had been a part of ‘growing up’. When you face the bully it was meant to teach you to be resilient. As a bullying kid, you were asked to reflect upon your own actions when things go wrong beyond your expectations. In fact, both as […]
One of the main reasons why a parent worries about the time a child spends on video games, is because of the one habit they develop. They do not stop until they have a pair of dagger- eyes staring at them or a high-pitched voice thrown over as cue.
A good sense of humour would come in handy for all of your child’s life. It is a great communicative skill that will let your child have perspectives different from what is the obvious. Children survive adversities or everyday challenges, perhaps family problems, teasing or facing bullies when they ‘see’ the funny side of things.