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Quirky after school programs

With the growing interest in after school programs shown by the Government as well as parents, new and hitherto unheard […]

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Too much of school

When my mom finally decided to take that plum posting as a Divisional Head, I knew I was in trouble. […]

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Need for after school activities

When children are literally up to their gills with the learning and sport activities in school, it may seem superfluous […]

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Recreational after school programs

After school programs can be divided into 3 broad categories: academic, recreational and social. Balanced development takes place when there […]

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School based after-school programs

In an effort to keep children motivated and safe, the U.S. Government sets aside a good amount of fund for […]

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Potentials of after school programs

With children becoming the primary focus of society, ways and means to ensure their safety and development are being researched. […]

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Art-based activities

A recent report by several independent researchers concludes that participating in the arts nurtures the development of social, personal and […]

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A home-based after school program

So, your son’s school does not offer any extracurricular activities. You are worried of depriving your child of all that […]

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Developmental after school programs

As a child grows into an adult, different aspects of his physical, emotional and mental self needs development. To help […]

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The Learning environment

There is often a trap in the words ‘after school activities’. One may easily believe that since these activities are […]

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After school programs and discipline

How important is discipline when it comes to after school programs? Since most of the activities are recreational, does a […]

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How to find after school activities

Start off by making enquiries. Nothing can beat the power of information. Approach the school authorities first. Find out if […]

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How much is too much?

Should your child go for the football practice 5 days a week? Are 3 days enough? It is common for […]

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Successful after school programs

What marks a successful after school program? What are the things that you should look for when enrolling your child […]

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Over-scheduling kids

Several studies are expressing a growing concern that after school programs are pressurizing kids to do too much too soon. […]

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Boring after school activities

Why does Lisa grumble when it is time for her to go for her piano lessons? How come Johnny abhors […]

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