Common DSA Questions Asked In Interviews
DSA | Engaging Parents | Primary (7 - 12)

Common DSA Questions Asked In Interviews

You helped your child applied for DSA (Direct School Admission) and you are jumping with joy when your child receives an invitation from the school to go for an interview. Good interview performance plays an important role in clinching a place in the coveted school. Preparation is key to acing the interview. First, read up on the desired school…

Workshop: Stress Relief Art Therapy
Health & Beauty | Workshops

Workshop: Stress Relief Art Therapy

Combating stress is one of my mainstay goals for 2015. I enjoy painting (I’m not good at it, but I enjoy it). So, it’s no surprise that the first workshop I attended this year is a Stress Relief Art Therapy workshop conducted by the Family Matters in my son’s school! What is Art Therapy? According to…

How Parents Can Inspire Their Kids To Be Top Students
Workshops

How Parents Can Inspire Their Kids To Be Top Students

A couple of weeks ago, I was invited to attend a workshop on how parents can help their children excel academically. With two primary school students in the demanding local school system, you bet I want to know how to help them. And when I was told that the speaker would be Alan Yip, I was immediately…

Discipline From A Child’s Perspective
Engaging Parents

Discipline From A Child’s Perspective

I was a really good child, not because I wasn’t mischievous or experimental or curious like every child, but because I had a mother who believed in using the feather duster rod as a disciplinary tool. And like most Asian moms, my mother had the “LOOK”, which I’m sure many of you are familiar with….