Why Do People Start School Franchises?

For those looking for a rewarding career, a desire to educate children and build a real business, the franchise model is a godsend. The Preschool Industry in India is a potentially untapped mine and the feeling of building the minds of the next generation appeals to many. By 2017, the Indian Preschool Industry will be worth a mammoth $3.2 Billion and with an expected annual growth rate of 27%. Only 22% of the total target

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When Toys and Love Mix!

While Technology will undoubtedly play a huge role in our children’s lives, it should be noted that there are drawbacks. Kids with more interest in their phones, tablets and electronic toys will remain stuck in them, leading to early consumerist behaviour. The constant need to be entertained and imagination being provided for them, and not by them, will be eventually detrimental to their future. It wouldn’t hurt to go a little old-school. Let your child

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A Novel Contemporary Teaching Method – PlayWay!

Kids today are distracted worse than ever. While the fight for their attention has become constant with the new wave of parents who give them cellphones, tablets, television, playstation , their learning through such devices is doubtful. What’s required is the need to give them a different, stimulating method of learning incorporating both play and activity. Rainbow Pre-schools, one of Thane and Mumbai’s premier Educational institutions has tried something different with their approach. PlayWay is

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India’s Nowhere Children !

Nata Pratha, a centuries-old custom where women leave their families to live with new partners, is creating a generation of abandoned children. Fourteen-year-old Sonali Kumari lives in a mud house in a village in southern Rajasthan’s Dungarpur district with her widowed aunt and two young cousins. Two years ago, her father died after a long illness. Her mother went off to live with another man, participating in a centuries-old custom called Nata Pratha. Sonali was

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