4 Unexpected Health-Promoting Benefits of Yoga

For 5,000 years, hardcore yoga practitioners have been touting yoga’s mental and physical powers. Luckily, you don’t have to be an expert to reap the benefits — adding just a few poses to your daily routine can help your health in all kinds of unexpected ways. “On a physical level, yoga helps improve flexibility, strength, balance, and […]

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Four ways to improve rural education

For decades, people have flocked out of rural towns to the big cities, drawn by the bright lights and the allure of better lives. Unfortunately, the same rings true for education. In Southeast Asia, inequity between the quality of education in rural and urban schools remains an unresolved challenge. Developing countries are especially vulnerable, with […]

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Top 5 Benefits of Technology in the Classroom

Technology has transformed life as we know it, and the classroom looks much different than it did 50—or even 10—years ago. Traditional chalkboards have been replaced with digital whiteboards, and classrooms have a surplus of iPads. Is this advancement to the detriment of your students, or does it benefit their learning? According to the Pew […]

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What Is the Role of Education in Society Today?

A primary role of education is to equip people with the knowledge to make a positive difference in society. Also, education helps instill values, attitudes and behaviors that align with those expected in a society. As technology and the culture changes, the role of education evolves. The core purpose of education will always remain the […]

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5 Important Reasons Why Children Should Take up Sports

When children are engaged in activities which align with their particular interests, their psychosocial development is enhanced. They not only learn a variety of useful skills, they learn to express themselves, go on a journey of self-discovery, and grow into adulthood with an authentic set of characteristics and values. Here, however, we will focus on […]

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