The New Dimension of Education

Education remains the bedrock of a developed society and the only hope of a developing one. The level of investment a society makes in her education is proportional to the level of development in returns. Education can be regarded as the acquiring of skills and knowledge which equips an individual to be a solution provider ...

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CHILD MOLESTATION AND ITS PREVENTION

Molestation an unwanted predicament that occurs in our society.Child Molestation is a worldwide problem-affecting children of all ages and socioeconomic backgrounds. A predicament which remains almost unforgotten by the victims and thereby affecting them; emotionally, mentally and socially. As we teach our young children all sorts of way; like staying safe from hot things, watching ...

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PORNOGRAPHY;AVOIDING THE ADDICTION

The term ‘Pornography’ is typically used across the academic and public literature as well as in popular and news media to describe sexually explicit material that is generally intended to sexually arouse the audience.  The increasing availability of pornography materials  online has raised concerns about the impacts it may have on children and young people. Children ...

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Engaging Your Child Productively During the Holiday

The holiday is here, alot of congratulation messages to graduating students, promoted students and encouragement messages to those that did not perform well. it is important to note that the holiday period is a vital time; a time for refreshing, retreating and re-strategizing. It can also be a time for idleness and productivity depending on ...

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PREPARING YOUR CHILD FOR EXAMS

PREPARING YOUR CHILD FOR EXAMS Exams; an activity every Child in every school participates. We all want our children to do excellently well, when they sit for any exam. In fact, if it was allowed, we would write the exams for them. But of course we can’t do that as that would be malpractice. However ...

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Depression

“Depression” the sound of the word itself is quite…depressing. Sadly, it is becoming a very common malady in our world today. Even sadder is the fact that of the number of people who suffer from depression, children are represented too. Children as young as 6 years have been known to suffer depression. Depression in children does ...

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Bullying

Bullying is a negative entity which affects a Child psychologically, socially and emotionally. Bullying is when a person or group of persons tries to intimidate or make an individual feel less of himself. It may be done through physical contact or done through jesting. Bullying can occur online or via mobile phones out of school ...

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CHILD SAFETY AND SECURITY

The Safety of a Child from external vices cannot be overemphasized but can only be improved. A Child at his beginning stage of life is under the responsibility of his Parents and Caregivers for protection. In this order, it is expected that such people should have a more reminder on some safety risks in and ...

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The Personality of Your Child

Timid, vigorous, extreme or easy going, what kind of child do you have? Finding out your child’s Personality, will help you better understand what that child is all about. Personality is the combination of characteristics or qualities that form an individual’s distinctive character. It can  be said to be a person’s nature, especially as it ...

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STUDYING ABROAD, IS IT WORTH IT?

Studying abroad is no new thing in this part of the world. In fact, this happens globally. For example Asian Countries like China, South Koreans, UAE send their Children travel across the world to be schooled/educated. This may cost a fortune but it is worth the investment. In this regard, it is important to check ...

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EXCURSION; AN AVENUE FOR EXPLORATION

Excursion can be regarded as an experience in the form of a trip taken by a group of people for the purpose of enlightenment, fun and learning. It helps to expand an individual’s horizons beyond imagination, books and classroom to life experience. Excursion can be of different types, depending on the purpose and group of ...

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Learning Styles

Learning Styles Learning is a necessary process, which must occur for Education to be achieved. It is considered to be the permanent change in behavior, skills, knowledge or attitude of a student. Learning is as important as the education itself and is not only important to children but to Adults. It is basically about how ...

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Choosing the Right School for your Child

Choosing the right School can be a bit of a drama for any Parent or Child, at any level. Parents or Children (Teen) are always with the Dilemma on which school can satisfy them with respect to the needs they have. This decision is not as simple as it may sound, for it is an ...

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Teachers; Partners in Your Child’s Development

Partnership with your Child’s teacher can go a long way in the development of that child. In today’s society, teaching is not seen as a profession but as a dumping ground for those considered not to make anything meaningful in life. The profession is plagued with unsuccessful job seekers, thereby reducing the value of what ...

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The Mid-Term Break

The Mid-Term Break is here and it is a time for the kids to have a short break from schoolwork. As we have in football, where players go on a first half break, which is a time to relax and re-strategize; a time to think out of the box, a time to recover if losing, ...

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Getting Your Child to Love Reading

Every parent wants the best for his/her Child. The world is so competitive that there is a constant desire that our children are able to meet intellectual demands of school and the society generally. I am writing this because in the past months a lot of parents have asked me one question. “How do I ...

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Tips in Making a Good Career Choice

  Choosing a career is one of the most fundamental choices to be made in life. This is because it is a decision that can decide the fulfillment of an individual. When you see major key contributors in the society, you would see, they used the vehicle of career to make impact in life. With ...

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Preparing for Entrance into University

Last week, we discussed about getting your child ready for common entrance exams, while this article would be on entrance into  University. We would also discuss about preparing for WAEC/JAMB exams. This does not only apply to students, parents can also use it as a template to guide their wards. Discuss and Conclude on the ...

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The Importance of Handwriting

Handwriting, a neglected but very important skill in the teaching and learning process of education. Yesterday, we discussed on ‘Tips to consider in Common Entrance Exam Preparation’ while today we would be discussing on the skill Handwriting. The neglecting of such skill can be attributed to the increase of digital awareness  or  the lack of ...

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Tips in Helping your Child Prepare for Common Entrance Exams

The first six months of every year is a period where major exams  takes place. During this period, parents tend to panic and find out ways to aid their wards in getting them to have the best results. Some may do it the proper way while others the improper way. This Article is focused giving ...

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Tips in Resuming a New Term

Mummies, Daddies, Uncles and Aunties, as the New-term resumes, remember that it is a period for your Child to get better at what he/she is doing in school. Please consider these few tips for resumption HAVE A ONE ON ONE DISCUSSION Prepare the minds of your wards emotionally, psychologically and practically towards the new term. ...

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FINANCIAL LITERACY FOR YOUR CHILD

Finance a very important subject yet neglected by many. Finance is the bed rock of almost every institution, organization or sector. It goes as far as even affecting the natural organic start of society known as family. Financial Literacy involves the education of generating, investing, saving and managing money. It is important that children should ...

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FINANCIAL LITERACY FOR YOUR CHILD

Finance a very important subject yet neglected by many. Finance is the bed rock of almost every institution, organization or sector. It goes as far as even affecting the natural organic start of society known as family. Financial Literacy involves the education of generating, investing, saving and managing money. It is important that children should ...

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FINANCIAL LITERACY FOR YOUR CHILD

Finance a very important subject yet neglected by many. Finance is the bed rock of almost every institution, organization or sector. It goes as far as even affecting the natural organic institute of society known as family. Financial Literacy involves the education of generating, investing, saving and managing money. It is important that children should ...

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SOCIAL MEDIA, THE ADVANTAGES AND MENACE ON CHILDREN

SOCIAL MEDIA, THE ADVANTAGES AND MENACE ON CHILDREN Social media has literally taken the world by storm. An obsession has arisen among the young as well as the elderly and it seems we live half of our lives on social media. It is sometimes hard to imagine a world without social media. It has become ...

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APPRECIATING AND VALUING TEACHERS

Albert Einstein said, “It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.” Teachers play a key role in shaping the future of our society yet their role is highly underrated. Many work hard dedicating their lives to educating children. Teachers do not do it just for only pay ...

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IMPACT OF PARENTAL CONFLICT ON A CHILD

Parents know how to keep their children safe from physical and psychological harm. They may control the books they read, the music they listen to, their movements and the TV shows they watch solely because of negative influence the environment and media can have on their development. Surprisingly, many parents don’t see themselves and their ...

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CHILD COMPARISON

Have you ever wondered how amazing it is, that all humans have one nose, a pair of eyes, one mouth, a pair of ears on one head and yet we all look different. Our uniqueness as humans starts from our physical appearance down to our mental and psychological makeup. No two humans are the same. ...

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INSTILLING LEADERSHIP SKILLS IN CHILDREN

In our modern time,Leadership is a necessary characteristics required by different organizations or insitutions.Organization are in search of people who in the midst of the storm,can take the bull by the horn to bring positive and lasting change. God’s first instruction to man,was to have dominion over the earth,thereby instilling in everyone a leadership trait. ...

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TIPS ON MOTIVATING STUDENTS (USEFUL TEACHERS, TUTORS AND PARENTS)

Source: Agatha: http://www.whybluesky.org Few Teachers would deny that motivated students are easier to teach or that students who are interested in learning do, in fact, learn more. So how do teachers motivate their students? Here are some practiced, tried and true strategies to get and keep your students intesrted in learning. 1. Know your students’s ...

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