Category: Education

A Brief History of Animation

Animation, in one form or another, has been with us for over a century. Steamboat Willy, one of the most famous historical animations, was a[...]

Why Critical Thinking is So Important for Your Child

Critical thinking. The ability to think for yourself. To not be swayed by the masses. To critically analyze books, movies, and news to have an[...]

Kasparov vs. Deep Blue

Forget the Rumble in the Jungle. The single most significant sporting event in the 20th century was not between two heavyweight boxers pounding[...]

Holistic Learning:
5 different educational approaches

Even though one of the most magical and meaningful moments of our lives is seeing the birth of our children, when it comes the time to raise[...]

Full STEAM ahead for your child’s future

Metamodernism is the current paradigm that cultural theorists use in approaching many aspects of society. This includes education. Metamodernism[...]

The best educational projects you can do at home with LEGO

Our children are very privileged to live in an era where powerful new educational tools appear every day. Tools that enable them to gain new[...]

Computer basics for kids: Important skills, Internet Safety and More

Technology is a huge part of our lives, but it’s changing quickly, so figuring out how to teach kids computer basics can be a challenge. Do[...]

Mary Anning:
Fossil collector, trader, and paleontologist

It is time to honor another woman who changed the world. It is time to give the stage to another person who shifted the way we think and do. As[...]

Geometry for Kids:
How to teach it to your children in a fun way

Let’s begin from an optimistic perspective: Geometry can be fascinating for kids of all ages when explained in a fun, engaging, and[...]

9 facts about Galileo Galilei you have to learn

Look at the stars. Look how they shine for you. Even though these lyrics from the popular Coldplay song were written a few centuries after[...]

Socio-emotional thinking as an essential part of the learning process

Socio-emotional thinking is a learning process that is becoming an essential part of both human development and educational curricula around the[...]

10 interesting things about Nikola Tesla

If the first thing that comes to your mind when we speak about Nikola Tesla is the brand created by Elon Musk, we’d like to share some[...]