Toddlers to the Rescue!

This piece has been written by Miss Sylvia Joseph and the pictures are by Miss Ekta Maniyar (homeroom teachers K-2 Torto Ahmedabad). Once upon a time, not very long ago a peahen laid an egg near the window of the K-2 Torto classroom. Little did she know that this would soon lead to a moment…

Why the Arts Play an Important Role in Early Childhood

While the arts are conventionally seen as a fun way for children to explore and express their innate creativity, they also have far-reaching developmental benefits. The first 1000 days of life lay down the architecture of the brain, and exposing children to the arts during this time sparks a curiosity about the world as children…

How to Choose the Right Extracurricular Activity for your Child

Extracurricular engagements are a great way of enriching your child’s educational experience. According to one study, involvement in extracurricular activities directly correlates to improved academic, psychological, and behavioral function. Moreover, it helps children pick up valuable skills such as time management and organisation, accountability, and teamwork from a young age. Extracurricular activities can also allow children…