Jessica Ogilvy Stuart

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How critical thinking skills can prepare your child for the wider world
Why Ted movies are a bad influence on the speech and values of children
Class action: how to help your child appreciate different cultures

Children of bicultural expat families growing up in Hong Kong are not just experiencing two cultures; they are also part of a third culture. The term third-culture kids was coined by John and Ruth Hill Useem to describe children growing up, often within an expat or missionary world, in a culture which is not their own.

18 Aug 2014 - 9:18PM

Children of bicultural expat families growing up in Hong Kong are not just experiencing two cultures; they are also part of a third culture. The term third-culture kids was coined by John and Ruth Hill Useem to describe children growing up, often within an expat or missionary world, in a culture which is not their own.

Class action: how to help your child appreciate different cultures
Opinion | The importance of teaching children good social skills

How can I help my young son develop better social skills? He is often awkward in company and can appear to be rude. I don't want him to develop bad habits.

20 Apr 2015 - 1:36PM

How can I help my young son develop better social skills? He is often awkward in company and can appear to be rude. I don't want him to develop bad habits.

The importance of teaching children good social skills
Kindergarten interviews can be as stressful for parents as for children
Class Action: there's no shortcut to success in literature exams

My son is taking literature exams soon and doesn't seem to be familiar with the texts. He has never been a big reader and is in a real panic

17 Jun 2014 - 10:01AM

My son is taking literature exams soon and doesn't seem to be familiar with the texts. He has never been a big reader and is in a real panic

Class Action: there's no shortcut to success in literature exams
Class Action: organising your revision notes

I am taking public exams this year. I have piles of revision notes and don't know where to start. Any advice?

15 Apr 2014 - 10:25AM

I am taking public exams this year. I have piles of revision notes and don't know where to start. Any advice?

Class Action: organising your revision notes
How to help your child succeed in a school interview

My children have school interviews next year, and I want to start planning now. What can I do?

4 Jun 2013 - 9:42AM

My children have school interviews next year, and I want to start planning now. What can I do?

How to help your child succeed in a school interview