Category Archives: Parenting

Your Child’s Development: 1-2 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+…

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10 Awesome Quotes about Fathers

“I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father’s protection.” –Sigmund freud “He didn’t tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it.” –Clarence Budington Kelland “The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.” –Henry…

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The surprisingly logical minds of babies!

Developmental behavior studies spearheaded by Laura Schulz are changing our notions of how children learn. How do babies learn so much from so little so quickly? In a fun, experiment-filled talk, cognitive scientist Laura Schulz shows how our young ones make decisions with a surprisingly strong sense of logic, well before they can talk. Another…

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Your Child’s Development: Birth to 12 Months

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…

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10 Beautiful Quotes about Mothers

“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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Help your child learn through all the senses

Another helpful piece from Learning Fundamentals, the parenting books that come with Learning Values with Lucy and Wiz: There is a big difference between a rich, stimulating, enjoyable environment – and pressure. Stress reduces the brain’s natural ability to learn and concentrate, and the child’s ability for self-control. The A+ Program is based on providing stress-free,…

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10 Inspiring Quotes about Parenting

“No man should bring children into the world who is unwilling to persevere to the end in their nature and education.” ―Plato “If you are a parent, open doors to unknown directions to the child so he can explore. Don’t make him afraid of the unknown, give him support. ” ―Osho “Trust yourself. You know more than…

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Recent and amazing facts about a child’s brain

Here’s some recent and amazing research on babies learning before birth, and the brain development after birth: Please consider sharing, particularly those with a baby and those who are expecting one. For more information and inspiration about parenting and early learning, please check out our Facebook page too.

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Happy Children’s Day from Learning Time

Children’s Day is celebrated on different dates in different countries. Universal Children’s Day takes place annually on November 20. First proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly in 1954, it was established to encourage all countries to institute a day, firstly to promote mutual exchange and understanding among children and secondly to initiate action to benefit and…

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Learning time starts before birth!

Two books that we highly recommend to all those who are about to become parents: Origins by Annie Murphy Paul Windows to the Womb by David Chamberlain The latest discoveries about how the first nine months shape the rest of your life are truly amazing!

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