The Capstone School offers a real hands-on learning experience

The Capstone School in Port Elizabeth is the place to send your child. If you are looking for education that is incomparable and rooted in Christian values, The school is on the Heatherbank Farm in Port Elizabeth. Thanks to this ideal location, our students can learn skills such as fishing, exploring and tending to a … Read moreThe Capstone School offers a real hands-on learning experience

XpertMinds can help your child work smarter

Is your child struggling to keep up with their classes? Does your child become frustrated when doing homework or when stuck on a problem for a long time? Well with the help from the team XpertMinds in Port Elizabeth, your child will develop a way to work smarter, not harder. Tessa de Jager, has been … Read moreXpertMinds can help your child work smarter

Achievement is really all in the mind

Henry Ford was a business magnate and founder of the Ford Motor Company. One of his famous quotes is, “Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right.” This idea is similar to research conducted by Carol Dweck and her colleagues 30 years ago.They were interested in people’s underlying beliefs about learning, … Read moreAchievement is really all in the mind

Art on Target Art School- A creative sanctuary

Develop your child’s creative potential and enroll them at Art on Target Art on Target Art School is located on Target Kloof Road, just on the edge of the picturesque Baakens Valley. The art school boasts excellent facilities for artists and art enthusiasts, offering large, well-equipped studio spaces filled with light. No matter if you … Read moreArt on Target Art School- A creative sanctuary

Woodridge College and Preparatory School

A holistic approach to Education Located on the edge of the Van Stadens Wildflower Nature Reserve, Woodridge College is a mere twenty-five minute drive from Port Elizabeth. Well known for its beautiful and eco-friendly campus, the school is committed to promoting environmental awareness, amongst other things. Kids Connection had the wonderful opportunity to talk to … Read moreWoodridge College and Preparatory School

Tax Returns – 5 easy tips you can’t do without

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It’s not a pastime that any of us enjoy doing.  Tax Returns! But, unfortunately, it’s a grudge activity that we have to do.  As, no one wants the taxman after them, right? So, how can one make this process easier? PREPARATION That’s how! And, we’re here to give you … 5 TIPS ON HELPING YOU … Read moreTax Returns – 5 easy tips you can’t do without

Newton Park Educare- Where education is priority

The pre-primary school that puts your child’s education first Newton Park Educare and Pre-primary provides a happy, caring and disciplined environment where children can learn and grow. The school is situated in Newton Park, Port Elizabeth and has excellent facilities and pre-school apparatus, with large classrooms and lots of space for children to run around. Kids … Read moreNewton Park Educare- Where education is priority

When screens replace teachers: Dangers of introducing tech in the classsroom

Technology has taken the world by storm and its use now pervades arguably all fields.  The education sector is also embracing the potential that technology offers, with good schools and universities incorporating tech to strengthen educational outcomes.  But with devices and applications now ubiquitous across generations of learning – from infants to doctoral candidates – … Read moreWhen screens replace teachers: Dangers of introducing tech in the classsroom

The Psychology of Learning Maths

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By Chrizelle Prinsloo “I can’t help my child with maths. The maths kids do these days is far more complicated than what we did at school. I have never used algebra since leaving school.” This statement might sound very familiar and it is mostly used when children need assistance with homework or studying for a … Read moreThe Psychology of Learning Maths