Have you ever wondered why some people are more successful than others? You might think their success was bought by money or that it was inherited to them, but that’s not always the case. Much of what makes people successful are the habits they have cultivated over time. What are some of these good habits, you ask?
It’s coming close to that time of the year again when students and parents brace themselves for their new back-to-school schedule. I know the first week of school can be intimidating, but I assure you that with some preparation, adjusting to your new schedule will go more smoothly. To help you establish order in your home, I’ve created a list of things you can do to get your child and yourself ready for the new school year.
As we near the end of the summer holidays and welcome the beginning of a new school year, families are facing challenges unlike the modern world has ever seen. With schools reopening amid COVID-19, some parents and guardians are debating on the best strategy to safely send their kids back to the classroom. Whatever the choice, I’d like to provide you with some tips to help your child stay healthy and safe as they go back to school.
Bullying can exist in many forms. It can be physical (hitting, pushing, or punching), verbal (name-calling or threatening), or emotional (spreading rumors or excluding someone from an activity). When it becomes physically or verbally aggressive, it can be dangerous. On the other hand, when it’s emotional, it can be isolating. Being bullied can be a scary, hurtful, and confusing experience.
Some of you have probably heard the term “extracurricular activities” thrown around, especially in high school. If you’ve never participated in one, or don’t think that you have, you might be thinking, “Well, what exactly are they?” Simply put, extracurricular activities are activities you do outside of your regular school day.
Summer is a time to enjoy and relax with our family and friends. However, it’s also a good opportunity to gain some valuable volunteer experience (whether abroad or locally) that can assist you in the real-world and in your professional development. It also helps with your personal growth. In this post, we give you tips on how you can make the most out of your volunteer experience.