Intrinsic Motivation is the Key to Achievement

Intrinsic Motivation is the Key to Achievement

So, what did you do when your child won that trophy in Chess? Or, when your little one came first in class? Offered them treats, gifts, and other such rewards? Isn’t it! Well, if you have done that, you are not alone. In fact, most parents have, for the longest time, relied on rewards and treats to try and improve the performance of their wards, whether it comes to academics or in other...
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The Vitality of Ensuring that the Kids are Scheduled, but Not Overscheduled

The Vitality of Ensuring that the Kids are Scheduled, but Not Overscheduled

Let’s take a look at your child’s schedule today, shall we? What activities have you lined up for your little one apart from going to school and studying at home? There’s the chess club and the dance lessons that your kid attends; then the child has to hit the playground on time to get those badminton skills brushed up, and not to forget the painting classes that the kid goes to on...
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Passion to lead is what the kids need to succeed in the 21st-century world

Passion to lead is what the kids need to succeed in the 21st-century world

Heard the popular term ‘born leader’? It is generally used to refer to certain individuals or personalities who have attained great successes owing to their powerful leadership qualities. However, there is another school of thought that believes leaders are not born that way, but rather, individuals learn to be leaders along the journey of life. We, at Lotus Valley International School,...
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The Art of Pushing Past Limits

The Art of Pushing Past Limits

“There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them.” — Bruce Lee, actor, martial artist, martial arts instructor, and philosopher. Each child is full of endless possibilities and boundless energy. The only thing that limits them is that they remain unaware of their massive potential and abilities. They have this perceived sense of limitation,...
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How Artificial Intelligence is Impacting the Educational Infrastructure at Large

How Artificial Intelligence is Impacting the Educational Infrastructure at Large

All thanks to the advancement of technology and the rapid rate of digitization noted all over the globe, the definition and the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) are not really unknown to us any longer. AI has gradually taken over as an integral part of the modern lifestyle with its applications extending into diverse fields, encompassing healthcare, automobile, finance, and many more....
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Career Counseling – An Essential Element of Modern World School Education

Career Counseling – An Essential Element of Modern World School Education

Ask kids about what they want to become upon growing up, and you will be amazed at the dynamic answers you will receive from those tiny mouths. The responses may range from really ambitious ones like a doctor, a pilot, a scientist, to something really bizarre like Spiderman or even Hulk! While all these answers sound sweet and cute coming from them when they are young, there comes a phase when...
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How to Tackle the Disrespectful Behavior of Children

How to Tackle the Disrespectful Behavior of Children

So you have been asking him to shut down that computer game for a while now, and all he is doing is pretending he can’t hear you. Or maybe, you told her to complete her homework, and she just said something like “Yeah, whatever!” and kept on watching the movie on the TV. Most parents would find behaviors like these, or something similar, from children very relatable. In fact, some of you...
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Why is it Important to Teach Kids the Value of Friendships and Forgiveness?

Why is it Important to Teach Kids the Value of Friendships and Forgiveness?

“Forgive, forget. Bear with the faults of others as you would have them bear with yours.” – Phillips Brooks, American Episcopal clergyman and author. Making friends is usually one of the easiest things for children. Embracing new people is not something that their innocent hearts find too hard to do. We see our children meeting new kids in school, in the playground, or maybe at another...
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How to Encourage Kids to Have a Better Attitude towards Math

How to Encourage Kids to Have a Better Attitude towards Math

“I hate Math. I absolutely hate it!” How many times have you heard your kids make this statement out loud? Surely, there have been other incidents and major meltdowns related to this subject, as well. From being reluctant to even open the Math books to worrying themselves sick the day before Math exams, the kids have done it all. In fact, the very mention of the word ‘Math’ is enough to...
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Why is it Important to Prepare Kids to Thrive in the IT Driven World

Why is it Important to Prepare Kids to Thrive in the IT Driven World

When you think in terms of technology, the way it has advanced and developed in just, say, the past five years is simply mind-blowing. We have not only moved from touchpad phones to touchscreen smartphones, and from the desktops to high-end laptops, but the advancements have been much beyond that. We see such technological revolutions all around us every day, and it surely makes us wonder if our...
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