It’s absolutely wonderful when parents are part of this collaborative journey of learning that we create in our schools. Recently, one of our moms sent us a heartfelt message of thanks with a great piece of evidence on her child’s progress. Shreerag is in UKG at Wunderbar Kids, a happy and active child. Last week, when he…
Instead of hiding behind objectivity let us consider the context in which performances are being measured. Let us try to move our assessments from being judgmental to being informative. Let us value effort and perseverance instead of pure performance, and then perhaps we can encourage kids to keep fighting for their dreams. If we let our kids lead perhaps they will build the school they deserve.
This year, when we decided to celebrate Field Day, it confused a lot of parents. We had mothers and fathers calling us up to ask “What is Field Day? We’ve heard of sports day, but not Field Day!”
“Well”, we replied. “That’s because we just invented it”