We all want the same things for our kids. We want them to grow up to love and be loved, to follow their dreams, to find success. However, the most desirable thing that any parents want is their child to be happy. Experts in child education indicate that raising happy children is not about bringing short-term joys to them. But ...

Kids can get fussy or sobbing anytime and anywhere. If you are first-time parents, you may be surprised about the amount of time that you find your baby in tears. In fact, it’s a quite common practice among new parents. However, not all parents understand why their kids cry. There are several reasons that can make your baby burst into ...

Dutch children are the happiest in the world.  Recently,  Unicef has published a report on child well-being in rich countries,  which ranks the children based on child well-being: material well-being, health and safety, educational well-being, behavior housing, and environment and subjective well-being. The Dutch babies are led in 3 out of 5 in those categories and ranked 1st in the ...

Nowadays, children often spend their time indoors playing computer games, watching TV, or reading comics rather than going outside. This inadvertently creates a sedentary lifestyle, which is really not good for their health and development. On the other hand,  outdoor activities are keys elements in the Montessori education method. In general, playing in open space with fresh air that will ...

It is normal to feel angry. It is a valid emotion, and when handled correctly can be really effective. Everyone can have anger, and your little kids are no exception. In fact, children are often easier to get a tantrum than adults. In some cases, kids can easily go out of control due to anger and do something bad.  However, ...

Schools are where your children will learn and grow cognitively, develop social skills, and become independent individuals. However, in such crowded places like schools, it is easy for germs and different kinds of viruses to spread. As your baby immune system still not fully developed yet, you may find them sometime has a tendency to get sick quite often. If ...

Teaching your children to learn math will bring very good benefits for them later. Math helps children reflect well with calculations and prepare them for schools. Learning math also helps your baby develop both the left and right side of their brain and forming logical thinking. However, buying a lot of math books or spreadsheets is not a great way ...

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common developmental disorder in young children and it is getting popular nowadays. This is a complex mental disorder characterized by haste, hyperactivity, and reduced attention. Research in 102 countries around the world shows that about 6.5% of children have this disorder. ADHD usually occurs early in a child's development. In most cases,  it ...