© 2019 by Daisy Ng

Daisy's School of Thought

I am a mother of three who wants to optimise her children's potential and in the process, change the world through education. I write about my findings and journey in raising extraordinary kids.

Learn | Play

How a child learns and develops cognitively

Love | Parenting

Building a child's social & emotional intelligence

Eat | Move

Optimising a child's physical intelligence

Life | More

Life doesn't always fall neatly into our buckets.

July 3, 2019

Photosynthesis, vocabulary, grammar, timetables, permutations etc are stock of knowledge. Learning to apply these bring learning to live.

-But what exactly makes up education?-

I had been giving talks and trainings recently. I asked pointedly if someone remembers what sh...

August 21, 2018

The following Q&A has been compiled in August 2018, after collecting commonly asked questions from the parents of Trinity Kids Malaysia, and presenting it to a group of scientists and medical professionals* during a Q&A video session hosted by SmartCoat Malaysia.

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March 30, 2018

The Reading Wars

For the past couple of decades, phonics has become an increasingly popular method of teaching a child how to read.

We have often been asked why we don't use phonics as a form of teaching more or from as young as possible or drawn into the discussion whe...

March 29, 2018

The Carrot Versus The Stick - Motivation versus Discipline

Most parents we speak to subscribe to the positive parenting camp. This group of conscious parents talks to their child, explains patiently to him, believes in positive affirmation and treats to reward their chi...

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