When was the last time you had a great kid chat?

When was the last time you had a great kid chat?

As parents, we have a lot to say when our children perform well in school (and especially when they don’t). But being affirming even in everyday life goes a long way to nurturing your children. Yes, some of you may struggle to go beyond the… Read More

How to survive and thrive in the digital age

How to survive and thrive in the digital age

“The American people are fighting the wilderness, physical and moral, on the one hand, and on the other are struggling to work out the awful problem of self-government,” Charles W. Eliot wrote in The Atlantic Monthly in 1869. “For this fight they must be trained… Read More

Study finds limited impact of blind marking at a British university

Study finds limited impact of blind marking at a British university

The anonymous marking of exam scripts has little impact on closing the achievement gap between students of different genders and ethnicities, new research suggests. Many universities have introduced blind marking in recent years in response to the underperformance of undergraduates from ethnic minorities and male… Read More

Purdue to play key role in Infosys U.S. hiring and training push

Purdue to play key role in Infosys U.S. hiring and training push

Purdue University unveiled another outside-the-box move Thursday, announcing a five-year deal with one of India’s largest technology outsourcing firms, Infosys, under which the university will perform joint research and provide training and classes for the company's employees. The two parties cast the deal as a… Read More

9 Fun Brain Games To Test Your Thinking!

9 Fun Brain Games To Test Your Thinking!

We all want our children to succeed: in school, in their extracurriculars and in their future. That’s why we take them from soccer practice to Mathletes, from Scouts to ballet, hoping that they will learn new skills and excel. We encourage them academically, supporting them… Read More

Top New Development & IT Courses

Top New Development & IT Courses

If you’re looking to learn how to code, the sheer number of programming languages may be overwhelming. Here is a selection of the top new development & IT online courses available at Udemy. Course Title: Naked C#: A Beginner’s Guide to Coding Instructor: Penny de… Read More

Google memo reflects familiar bias for women in STEM

Google memo reflects familiar bias for women in STEM

A leaked internal memo at Google, written by a now-fired male employee, has raised serious questions for women looking to enter Silicon Valley tech companies or to join academic STEM departments, both known for allegations of being hostile environments for women. The memo questioned whether… Read More

Parenting with Confidence workshop (7 to 12 year olds)

Parenting with Confidence workshop (7 to 12 year olds)

Don’t fight with your child, learn how to relate to them in a way that will build them up while teaching them boundaries and respect. This Parenting with Confidence workshop, organised by Focus on the Family Singapore, is designed to enable you to pick up… Read More