Articles, curiosities about childcare, family and our kindergarten
It all started with TV....now learning in cyberspace using the power of the internet has become the foundation of education. The world of education has slowly moved away from the traditional blackboard/pens/paper/books and posters to an almost unlimited knowledge and...read more
In our affluent 21st century society many families enjoy a level of prosperity never before experienced in history.
For many the “perfect” life is now seen as a real possibility. With the right lifestyle, hard work and intelligent choices our dreams can come true – and the same applies to our children.
Parents fulfil themselves though their children – if their children are successful then they feel successful.
Budapest is a beautiful European city. It offers loads of attractions with historical, traditional and cultural points of interest for the whole family. Some favourite summer fun programs for families with young children we can recommend are: 1. Danube River boat...read more
We have installed the new SMART Board 600 interactive whiteboard at Happy Kids. With this new equipment we can create an exciting learning environment which attracts the children’s attention of all ages, making learning a dynamic experience. The...read more
Learning by involvement It is not a new concept for anyone that young children learn most effectively when they are feeling well and having fun. Educators are completely aware of how child psychology and theories of education come to life through...read more
Starting kindergarten is an exciting experience for a young child – but it can also be a difficult one. Whatever the personality of the child, however eager he or she may seem to be for the new situation, there will be a moment when the child suddenly...read more
More and more companies are recognizing that providing benefits such as workplace child care centers are beneficial to the company because of increased productivity and decreased absence. Often parents returning to the workplace are unable to, or find...read more
A Kindergarten with a Multicultural Environment Originally published in Diplomacy & Trade, 2013 May “This is not our first kindergarten in Budapest,” explains Educational Director Suzy Jones when asked about the history of the Happy Kids International...read more
The years of early childhood represent the most fertile period for creating true champions of your children. This is the time they are most receptive to knowledge, learning by example and absorbing all that happens around them like a sponge absorbs water....read more
The importance of play, play in a Forest School Play begins in a very early age, with constantly repetitive movements and acts (schemas) – clapping hands in time to music, playing games like pat-a-cake, and rhythmically move to sounds. It progresses into...read more