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Anger can be a difficult trait to effectively handle for children growing up. When not properly managed in their formative years, it could lead to larger scale issues in the future especially relating to their interpersonal relationships.
The summer break is over and it’s time to face the new academic session. Getting your ward ready for a new academic session can be a cumbersome task for both parents and children alike. It is important, as parents, to properly condition the minds of your children...
As part of efforts to prepare children for the future, Nigerian educational technology companies have organised training for children on Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (STEAM) to rapidly improve their knowledge of technology.
As schools vacate and award ceremonies are held to mark the end of the academic year, some children may not have impressed their parents well enough.It is very normal for parents to wonder why other children got awards for being the best in certain subjects while theirs got nothing. While this can be a source…
It is the rainy season again, which calls for special care and attention for children as they have tender skin and are more prone to infections like jaundice, typhoid, cholera and other gastrointestinal infections.
Sibling rivalry is an unhealthy competition between children born of the same parents. It is also a seemingly insignificant matter, like a two-year-old asking his or her mum to put down his or her younger sibling who is a newborn...
Ovie Brume Foundation (OBF) has called for increased investment in children if the nation must function well. The Executive Director of the foundation, Ese Brume, made the call, recently..
In an effort to improve the girl-child through reading, the Society of Women Accountants of Nigeria (SWAN) through its Equipping Schools Libraries Project has donated books to FESTAC Girls’ Secondary School, Lagos.
Contentment is a state of happiness and satisfaction. This is a trait that no one gives you as an adult; you imbibe it. Children can only take on this trait when they see what their parents do.
Oluwatoyin Osagie-Oboh has a strong passion for teaching and learning. As a seasoned educationist with drive to impact the lives of younger generations, she holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration from Ambrose Ali University...
Words have a significant impact on humans, and with children, words of encouragement and praise can lead to achieving milestones and creating self-value. A compliment, a gesture, a facial expression, a simple hug or a high-five can generate self-worth and pride in children.
Extracurricular activities are very vital to the growth and wellness of children. They promote self-reliance, social skills and self-esteem in them and also aid them in learning life skills outside the classroom.