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Home-Based Learning - A Mum's Journey

This year, we ventured into an unexpected and very memorable learning journey as we moved from physical classrooms to virtual spaces in a short span of time. Home-Based Learning (HBL) presented many challenges, but also opportunities for shared growth and development. We speak to Ms Michelle Yong, a full-time working mum with two pre-schoolers at EtonHouse Mountbatten 717, about her...

Bilingual Education: How does it work?

The Chinese language is increasingly being recognised as a life skill and an essential communication tool. Many parents now want their children to be effectively bilingual in both English and Mandarin. We all know the benefits of being bilingual, but getting started and sustaining the interest level in a second language, particularly Mandarin, can be daunting. How do we raise children who are...

EtonHouse Father's Day Special

Fathers are special! They take on an incredibly important role in the upbringing of children and have a lasting impact on their families. This Father's Day, we speak to EtonHouse dads who share their beautiful and inspiring stories with us and find out what it's like being in their shoes. 

The Reggio Emilia approach and why it benefits your child

Reggio Emilia is a town in Northern Italy and this world-renowned pedagogy was born after World War II founded by pedagogist Loris Malaguzzi. Supported by the entire community in Reggio Emilia, this approach is based on constructivist principles and stems from respect, responsibility, and community where learning happens through exploration, discovery, and play. Inspired by this pedagogy for...

Getting your child prepared for school after the circuit breaker

Now that the circuit breaker has ended and our schools have opened up, our children face a new normal with masks and safe distancing rules in place. We understand that this may pose a challenge, especially for young children. As parents, you want to prepare them for this as well as educate them on the safety measures they should follow. We find out from our colleagues on how to prepare your...

IB Diploma Programme-Unpacking the gold standard in education

As a parent, perhaps one of the most important decisions we make for our children is the right school for them. One of the key criteria in that choice is the qualification that the school offers in high school. There are mainly 3 routes to choose from - International Baccalaureate Diploma (IBDP), American Advanced Placement (AP), and the British A Levels. These tracks can be quite confusing...

How STEAM education prepares our children for the future

There has been a growing emphasis on STEAM education in schools around the world. An educational approach with a focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics, STEAM aims to develop problem-solving and creative thinking skills. Through the process, students become incredibly engaged, motivated and inspired to innovate.

What does this mean for our children, and how does it...

Resilience and reflection during crisis- a chat with our Founder Mrs. Ng Gim Choo

In this chat with her son Ng Yi Xian, Executive Director of EtonHouse, Mrs Ng shares words of encouragement to the EtonHouse community amidst the COVID 19 pandemic. As she sheds light on dealing with challenges during difficult times, Mrs Ng hopes to spread positivity and comfort as we battle through these times of changes and uncertainties together. She too has had to adjust with many...

Celebrating Motherhood and Raising Successful Children

A supermum of three and now a super grandmum to a pair of twins as well, Mrs Ng Gim Choo Founder of EtonHouse International Education Group and a successful businesswoman shares her inspiring journey of motherhood, overcoming challenges, juggling work and raising her children. She shares how the older generation and her ancestors inspired her pathway to success. Along with her evolved...

5 ways to set up an ideal learning space at home

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Support your child in a productive home-based learning experience by creating an ideal learning space in the comfort of your home. A child’s environment is essential in expanding and challenging their learning. The placement of furniture and materials plays an important role in nurturing their ability to focus and stay motivated.

We encourage parents to place great emphasis on...

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