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Less Traffic, Better Drivers: How the Pandemic Could Spark a Change in Urban Mobility

The COVID-19 pandemic has undoubtedly altered the way we live, shop, and move. Many of us have become more mindful about consumerism, while others pay more attention to health and protection by exercising regularly and eating healthy home-cooked meals. But outside our homes, another significant change can shape not only the way we live and …

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Motivating Your Child to Learn: Essential Strategies to Apply

Children are naturally curious when it comes to different aspects of life. In most cases, children learn through experience, so many parents should let their children play and have fun. Since children are also fast learners, it’s important that they also learn academically. There’s no doubt in anyone’s mind that parents are looking forward to …

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Asian Literature that Should Be Tackled in Schools

Back during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, Ong Ye Kung, the Minister of Education in Singapore, announced that the humanities curriculum in Singaporean schools would dive deeper into Asian content over the next three years. Minister Ong stated that the students, both the younger and the older ones, should know more about their home …

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Benefits of Training and Development for Employees

Training and development are essential to provide employees the knowledge and skills they need to do their jobs. Even as it’s challenging to conduct training and development activities during a pandemic, it’s still important to have them. This can be conducted virtually through a videoconferencing tool. While the employees will miss work when they attend …

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Parental Tips: How to Prepare for Your Child’s Financial Well-Being

As parents, it is not only our responsibility to make sure that our children grow into good citizens. It is also our obligation to make sure that they will grow up healthy and financially ready to face the world. Below are some invaluable tips on how you can help your child prepare for the future. …

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What Makes a Student Suitable for an IB Programme?

Many students are wondering and hoping to enter a better university once they complete their secondary or high school education. But they are not often accepted into the university of their choice unless they enter a programme such as the International Baccalaureate Programme (IB). This offers several educational programmes for primary and secondary school students. It is offered in many schools across the …

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Are You Too Old to Learn How to Sing?

People have this misconception that music teachers are scary and intimidating. They see these teachers as strict and those who have a stick in their hands to discipline students into learning how to sing or play the piano faster. The reality is that music teachers are the most compassionate, encouraging, and loving instructors out there. They want …

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How to Spot a Fad Diet

Let’s get one thing’s straight right away: there is no “secret formula” to safe and healthy weight loss. Just ask a registered dietitian or a qualified nutritional therapist and you’ll probably get the same answers. However, there are so many fad diets and false claims nowadays that the public doesn’t know who or what to …

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