Category Archives: Guest Blogger

Mastering Myself

By Liliane Grace I’ve always loved to write fictional stories – ever since I was in primary school. When I was eleven I joined a Creative Writing Club and at sixteen I placed an ad in the local paper to

Mastering Myself

By Liliane Grace I’ve always loved to write fictional stories – ever since I was in primary school. When I was eleven I joined a Creative Writing Club and at sixteen I placed an ad in the local paper to

School Students by Day, Business Strategists by Night

by: Sharon Mitchell, Founder and Managing Director of Mayday Mummy For our family of 4, the dinner table is more than just a place to eat. For several years now, we have taken the opportunity whilst eating tea, to each talk about

School Students by Day, Business Strategists by Night

by: Sharon Mitchell, Founder and Managing Director of Mayday Mummy For our family of 4, the dinner table is more than just a place to eat. For several years now, we have taken the opportunity whilst eating tea, to each talk about

If I have attended Kids at Switch when I was a kid…

“Michelle, what do you think you’d be doing now if you have attended Kids at Switch when you were a kid?” asked Jamie. Instead of giving her the answer immediately, I gave some thoughts to it… and I think I would have been

If I have attended Kids at Switch when I was a kid…

“Michelle, what do you think you’d be doing now if you have attended Kids at Switch when you were a kid?” asked Jamie. Instead of giving her the answer immediately, I gave some thoughts to it… and I think I would have been

Academic versus Real life lessons

By: Francoise Gelbard-Martin My son Nicholas has been attending Jamie Lee’s Kids at Switch Saturday classes for the past 12 months. He grins and bares the repetitive grind of algorithms and spelling tables through gritted teeth by week day, knowing that Saturday is just

Academic versus Real life lessons

By: Francoise Gelbard-Martin My son Nicholas has been attending Jamie Lee’s Kids at Switch Saturday classes for the past 12 months. He grins and bares the repetitive grind of algorithms and spelling tables through gritted teeth by week day, knowing that Saturday is just

If I have attended Kids at Switch when I was a kid…

By: Eugene Cheung, Chief Creative Officer of Kids at Switch Working as the CCO for Kids at Switch over the past three months has shown me a lot. Firstly, I now know that a six year old shows a far

If I have attended Kids at Switch when I was a kid…

By: Eugene Cheung, Chief Creative Officer of Kids at Switch Working as the CCO for Kids at Switch over the past three months has shown me a lot. Firstly, I now know that a six year old shows a far

The Little Black Dress of Education

Coco Chanel created and designed the “little black dress” in the late 1920s. It was simple, elegant, and adaptable to day and evening wear. It was always in fashion and something every woman needed in her wardrobe. So our question

The Little Black Dress of Education

Coco Chanel created and designed the “little black dress” in the late 1920s. It was simple, elegant, and adaptable to day and evening wear. It was always in fashion and something every woman needed in her wardrobe. So our question

Why our schools need a shake-up in the 21st century

It’s time our schools adapted to the realities of the new labour market. The notion of leaving school for a “job for life” is extinct and students need to be taught new skills. Words: Jeff Gilling The education system is

Why our schools need a shake-up in the 21st century

It’s time our schools adapted to the realities of the new labour market. The notion of leaving school for a “job for life” is extinct and students need to be taught new skills. Words: Jeff Gilling The education system is

Fathers taking the time to take the lead

Guest Blogger: Gordon Chen, Founder of Sparklife Who in your household often takes the lead in all matters relating to your child’s learning and educational? Is it often mum or dad? Each week we meet up with new parents to discuss

Fathers taking the time to take the lead

Guest Blogger: Gordon Chen, Founder of Sparklife Who in your household often takes the lead in all matters relating to your child’s learning and educational? Is it often mum or dad? Each week we meet up with new parents to discuss

SWiTCHing Up Education

Originally posted on EduCoup:
Today we have our first interview on EduCoup with 24-year-old Jaime Lee, founder of ‘Kids at SWiTCH’ , a weekend program in Chatswood, Australia that looks to foster entrepreneurial traits, financial literacy and initiative in kids…

SWiTCHing Up Education

Originally posted on EduCoup:
Today we have our first interview on EduCoup with 24-year-old Jaime Lee, founder of ‘Kids at SWiTCH’ , a weekend program in Chatswood, Australia that looks to foster entrepreneurial traits, financial literacy and initiative in kids…