In the Parenting section of our website, you will find lots of well-researched, informative, interesting and occasionally humorous articles relevant for the modern parent. Parenting is challenging because its huge breadth encompasses the emotional, social, cultural, moral, physical, economic, educational, linguistic, cognitive and developmental well-being of our children. It is simultaneously one of the most rewarding, beautiful and yet challenging jobs in the world. While it remains a deeply personal topic for many of us, we still constantly seek to learn more about it by observing and talking other parents and elders around us. Internet has enabled this flow of information and ideas to happen like never before. We now have access to parenting ideas and tips from all over the world. Keeping in mind all your diverse needs and those of your child, you will find articles in this section highly relevant for young parents who have children between the ages of 2 and 6. Happy Reading!

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Executive Functioning Skills: Important Child Development Skills

Executive functioning skills are crucial to plan, prioritize and execute tasks. The blog looks at ways that you can help your child develop these...
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Phonics for Kids: Role of Phonics in Child’s Language Development

Phonics and phoneme are vital areas that will facilitate your kids to make up reading and writing skills by improving their letter-sound knowledge.
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STEM vs STEAM debate: A concise guide to Parents

This article looks at what STEM and STEAM curriculum are all about and examines the recent debate on STEM vs STEAM!
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Raising Multilingual Children In The Indian Context

The blog clears the misconceptions around raising multilingual children. In fact, there are numerous benefits of exposing children to multiple languages.
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Screen Time for Kids: What the Experts Say

Too much exposure to electronic gadgets can impede a child’s development. Know the expert guidelines for children of different ages.
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Importance and Benefits of Storytelling for Children

The art of storytelling is gradually declining. We explore the importance and benefits of storytelling for children.
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Reading Books for Kids: How to Master the Skill

How to become a master at engaging your child while reading a storybook? We share 8 effective tips for this!
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Talking to Your Children is Important for Developmental Milestones

Are you engaging in a dialogue with your child or is it just monologues? Know more about the benefits of having healthy conversations with...
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Importance of Early Childhood Education: An Economic Perspective

Why is it that money invested in the early education of a child has better Return on Investment (ROI) than on a low skilled...
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Learning & Fun Activities For Kids ( 1 to 1.5 year…

Playtime is vital to a child's development, we have listed down some fun activities for children to help them learn through play.
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Importance of Competition In Your Child’s Life

You should encourage your child to be competitive as it has numerous benefits. But watch out for these warning signs of unhealthy competition!
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Parenting Styles: Is Western Research relevant to India?

Most western studies show that Authoritative style is the best for raising children. But is this true in the Indian context?
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Know more about Parenting Styles: What is yours?

Researchers have identified 3 categories of parenting styles. Read this article to know which style matches that of yours!
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Searching for kids learning apps? You need to read this first!

Do the educational apps for kindergarten children really work? Read the blog to know what the experts say!
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Indian Parents – How we have Changed over Time!

Times have changed and so have our parenting styles.This blog is a lighthearted take on Indian parenting.
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Free Downloadable Matching Colors Worksheets (18- 24 months)

Download free high-quality matching for colours worksheets for your (18-24 month) kid.
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Reading Books for Kids: 6 Practical Tips

Do you find it difficult to hold your child’s attention while reading a storybook? Well, here are 6 practical tips for solving this!
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Challenges in Teaching English Language to Indian Children

Teaching English to Indian children is challenging. Read the article to know more about them and how to overcome them.
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Toddler Learning Apps? No Way!

Are you allowing your toddler to use educational Apps on Smartphones and Tablets? After reading this article you might change your mind!
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Classic British Nursery Rhymes with Lyrics and Videos

Here are the Classic British Nursery Rhymes with Lyrics and Videos, selected by us. Hope your children enjoy them.
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Teaching Kids Maths: Learnings from Indian Street Children

Street children working in shops and tea-stalls often have amazing practical arithmetic skills but fail to perform well at school. We examine the reasons.
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