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What Do Babies Think?

What’s it really like to see through the eyes of a child? Are babies and young children just empty, irrational vessels to be formed into little adults, until they become the perfect images of ourselves? On the contrary ...

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The Birth of a Word

MIT researcher Deb Roy wanted to answer the fundamental question of how his infant son learned language. Through the process of answering this question, Roy wired his house with countless cameras and microphones and then ...

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The First Five Years

More research is pointing to the importance of the first five years. In particular, the role of brain 'plasticity' in the early years. Essentially what research says is that the brain is at its most plastic in the first ...

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Teacher at Safari Kid preschool, reading a story book to an infant & trying to settle down the baby in a new environment

Settling in a new preschool

Indian summer is just about to get over, while some of us are excited looking at the overcast skies and waiting for the monsoon to set in, there is also a special group of individuals who are stressed. I’m talking abou ...

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Structures created by wooden block which has various kind of small human toys placed over them, at Safari Kid International preschool

Individualised Education Plan

Individualized Education Plan - A route to all round development for children Individualized Education Plan is a comprehensive day care program which enables children to learn using their natural abilities ...

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Creativity and Education

Sir Ken Robinson's "Do Schools Kill Creativity?" is the most watched TED talk of all time. In this engaging and funny talk, he talks about the importance of fostering creativity through the learning process, allowing eac ...

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Children and Brain Development

"Like constructing a house, brains are built upon a strong foundation. This starts before birth, and is very important during the first three years of life. Brain cells are “raw” materials — much like lumber is a r ...

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