Education Development

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Lifelong Learning: The Key to a Successful Life

Hi, there! My name is Paulie and today I would like to use the blog to share some ideas with you. During my time in high school, I learnt a very important lesson. I wasn't very a good student and one day this teacher took me to one side and explained that if I didn't make some changes to the way I viewed the world, I would face some problems. He encouraged me to continue to follow my passions and to never stop learning. I took his advice and since leaving school, I have had a very successful life. I decided to give something back to the universe by starting this blog.

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Go Small Or Go Home: Should You Choose Basic Or Advanced Confined Space Training?

14 June 2017
 Categories: Education & Development, Blog

Whether your work takes you inside sewers, gas pipelines, deactivated boilers or other decidedly compact areas, working in confined spaces can be an arduous and dangerous task, and anyone seeking to work in these unique environments must receive legally recognised training on how to safely work inside them. However, training course providers operate both basic and advanced confined space training courses, and deciding which type of course is right for your needs can be difficult. Read More …

Choosing the Right Child Care Centre

22 May 2017
 Categories: Education & Development, Blog

Choosing the right childcare centre can be a stressful time for any parent because there are so many factors to consider. Here are some important things to think about when selecting the perfect home-away-from-home for your little one. Visit prospective centres without making an appointment. When you arrive, take note of the children's demeanour. Do they look happy and relaxed? Are there many runny noses and full nappies? Take note, too, of the carers. Read More …

5 Tips for Making More Money as a Teacher

2 May 2017
 Categories: Education & Development, Blog

If you're a teacher and you're looking for ways to increase your income, there are multiple avenues you may want to explore. Take a look at these ideas. 1. Supplement Income With Tutoring One way to earn more money is to simply work more. As a teacher, you may want to look into private tutoring. Many parents and even college students will pay a private tutor handsome wages to teach their kids about various disciplines, and there are also jobs preparing students for tests. Read More …

Smart Predictions: Four Simple Activities To Provoke Curiousity

17 November 2014
 Categories: Education & Development, Blog

Whether you are presenting a new topic to children in a primary school or adults in a conference room, the introduction will set the tone for the rest of the session. Facilitators often make the mistake of doing something dramatic such as telling an exciting story to gain interest. Recent studies, however, show that the Reticular Activating System in the brain makes a decision about whether or not to focus on information being presented. Read More …

What To Do When Your Child Is Not Fitting In Socially In Kindergarten

13 November 2014
 Categories: Education & Development, Blog

It can be worrying as parent to see that your child is not fitting in socially in kindergarten. For children who are having trouble fitting in socially, establishing some skills to deal with larger groups of children can be extremely useful and can establish good patterns for future years. Here are some steps that can help you work through your concerns. 1. Take a deep breath Make sure that you are relaxed and actively extract your personal history and concerns from any issues your child is having. Read More …