How less pressure leads to more learning
May 20, 2022 By Sandy Hooda, Co-Founder, Vega Schools
In the past, classroom learning has been associated with the words boredom, burdensome, fearsome, discipline, strictness and uninspiring. Many children go through school experiencing one of more of these experiences.
What kind of emotional counselling do you provide as my child has personality development issues or (any) behavioural issues?
May 13, 2022 By Daniel Curry, Director & Principal, Vega Schools
After a solid two years of pandemic, many parents are concerned about the social-emotional development of their children. Exposure to other children has been limited, students have been isolated online for studies, and fear of Covid exposure continues to impact the community.
My child is very intelligent and creative, how do you make sure he/she is challenged enough in the classroom?
May 10, 2022 By Daniel Curry, Director & Principal, Vega Schools
We firmly believe that all children have natural intelligence, creativity and particular strengths. It is the responsibility of schools to discover and foster those strengths.
Fun things my child can do during the summer break
May 07, 2022 By Jayshree Guha Thakurta, Vice- Principal, Vega Schools
As summer has set in, parents and children are busy planning their vacations together to get away to cooler places, to the hills or by the sea.
How to communicate with your child’s teacher - Do’s and Dont’s
May 06, 2022 By Vasavdatta Sarkar
In earlier times children were seen and not heard. Well times have changed hugely and now they speak and parents listen! In this context, handling your child and helping him achieve his dreams and goals becomes a lot easier if you (parent) have a good bond with his teacher.
Old world and New world Teachers
May 03, 2022 By Vasavdatta Sarkar
The saying Change is the only Constant was never truer than when during the pandemic, the world witnessed how teachers rose to the occasion and created a learning environment that retained the buoyancy in the system and kept it dynamic.
Multilingual schools - which languages to select for my child?
April 29, 2022 By Sandy Hooda, Co-Founder, Vega Schools
The best schools in Gurgaon offer a variety of languages. According to NEP 2020, over 85% of the brain development has taken place by the time a child is six years old.
Difference between conventional and progressive teaching methods
April 26, 2022 By Sandy Hooda, Co-Founder, Vega Schools
Do I have to send my child out of the Country for further education just because I have opted for experiential learning?
April 23, 2022 By Daniel Curry, Director & Principal, Vega Schools
With the National Education Policy, India is pursuing a major update in the education system. The Top schools in Gurgaon are already well on their way to meeting or even ahead of NEP compliance goals.
Because of the pandemic, I think my child has special needs as he/she has delays. How can the school help?
April 19, 2022 By - Daniel Curry, Director & Principal, Vega Schools
In pre-nursery, nursery and kindergarten especially, parents are very concerned about the delays they see due to the pandemic.
How will experiential learning be accepted when my child has to go to college?
April 15, 2022 By by Dr. Steven Warren Edwards, Co-Founder, Vega Schools
Experiential learning simply put is “learning by doing”. As early as pre nursery children should be engaged in hands-on learning activities that promote exploration, discovery, critical thinking and problem solving skills. Throughout the learning journey from pre nursery, nursery, kindergarten school and on to twelfth grade students should learn by doing.
What’s the role of parents in helping their children with homework or projects?
April 11, 2022 By Daniel Curry, Director & Principal, Vega Schools
All parents want to see their children succeed. They want their children to attend top schools and perform with excellence. But what exactly is the role of parents when it comes to homework or projects?
Safety in a School
April 08, 2022 By Sandy Hooda, Co-Founder, Vega Schools
School safety is ranked amongst the top parameters as parents select a school for their child. School safety has several vital aspects, some of which are stated below.
What’s the difference between conventional and progressive teachers?
April 08, 2022 By Daniel Curry, Director & Principal, Vega Schools
If you are looking for the top schools in Gurgaon, or anywhere in the world, you’ll likely find progressive schools. In the broader discussion of conventional versus progressive schools, it is important to focus on the teachers who deliver the instruction.
What should parents keep in mind while selecting a school?
April 05, 2022 By Daniel Curry, Director & Principal, Vega Schools
Finding a top school for your children can be a real challenge. There are a dazzling array of educational choices, terminology, and locations. What are the key areas to research?
What are the right fees to pay for a premium school?
April 04, 2022 By Sandy Hooda, Co-Founder, Vega Schools
Gurugram is a city with a large number of good quality premium schools. Premium schools fees range from around ten thousand rupees per month to seven lacs rupees per month.