Smart Parenting

Ramadan of a different kind

While we’re still unsure of what the rest of 2020 will bring, we’re already assured of one thing. This Ramadan is different. However, it doesn’t mean that we can’t make the best of it.

8 Fs of MCO

IT’s been almost a month since the government enforced the Movement Control Order (MCO). We’re almost there but the fight against Covid-19 will go on. In the meantime, let’s look at some unique experiences that we’ve experienced in the past few weeks. I’ve compiled them in an “eight F” format.

Learning in the 21st century

DESPITE it already being 20 years in the 21st century, many parents are still unaware of the shift on the academic front.

The term “21st-century skills” is no longer about “hard skills” such as writing, reading, maths or computing.

Instead, the emphasis is more on the “soft skills” such as etiquette, communication and listening, in addition to getting along with other people.