Category Archives: Parenting

Learning Time starts before a baby is born!

A TED talk from 2011 which is still one of the most informative and comprehensive videos about pre-natal learning. A must-watch for all expecting parents… [ted id=1289]

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Five things parents love most about Learning Time A+ Program! (Five reasons you should invest in it)

Now that we have feedback from hundreds of our customers from around the world, we know what they like most about Learning Time A+ Program: It makes them better teachers for their child. Most parents know that they are the first and most important teachers for their child, and the home is the most important…

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Parenting Tips from Learning Time: 3 Things Every Parent Should Know

The following is based on the latest in child development and early learning – topics that we, at Learning Time, like to follow: Importance of preschool years in brain development: “What our findings tell us is that children’s brains need to get enough and healthy activation even before they enter pre-school,” explains Cristina Alberini, a…

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One of the best gifts for a new-born baby: Learning Time A+ Program!

We asked our customers and consultants: Why is Learning Time A+ Program the best gift for a new-born baby? And here are some of the best responses in the first 24 hours: Even prenates can hear and feel in the womb. Now imagine when they are newly born. The mind of the baby is like…

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Mother’s Day Card with 15 Awesome Quotes from Learning Time

Motherhood: All love begins and ends there. -Robert Browning I remember my mother’s prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life. -Abraham Lincoln My mother is my root, my foundation. She planted the seed that I base my life on, and that is the belief that the ability…

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What school is for? An eye-opening talk by Seth Godin

An extremely informative, inspiring and entertaining talk by Seth Godin – an author of 14 bestsellers and one of the top bloggers in the world. Watch till the end to hear about eight ideas to change the way we teach and two myths about education.

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10 Inspiring Quotes about Learning and Literacy

Literacy is a bridge from misery to hope. –Kofi Annan Education is the most powerful weapon with which you can change the world. –Nelson Mandela Let us remember: One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world. –Malala Yousafzi You educate a man; you educate a man. You educate a woman;…

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Your Child’s Development: 2-3 Years

This information is taken from Learning Fundamentals – the 2-vol parenting series that comes with Learning Values with Lucy & Wiz. The author, Colin Rose, is a specialist in developing learning and thinking skills in young children and a founder member of the UK Campaign for Learning. Please feel free to contact us for more information about our A+ Program or…

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How TV and Other Media Affect the Brains of Young Children

An excellent talk by Dr. Dimitri Christakis, a paediatrician and researcher, who is also an expert on early learning and the correct use of TV/media for young children. In this talk, you will also learn about: The growth of the brain from 333 grams to 999 grams, from birth to 2 years in an average…

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Help your child learn positive friendship skills

We just came across this extremely useful parenting resource on KidsMatter, an initiative of the Australian Government. It provides excellent information on: How friendships develop and change during 1-18 years Social skills that promote friendship How to support your child’s friendship skills Please download the full article in PDF from here. And here’s our greeting…

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