My child HATES maths! What can I do???

My child hates Maths! What can I do? Reading time 2-3 minutes. This is not an uncommon comment from parents. My kid hates it, he finds it hard, she doesn’t want to learn it, it’s boring, what’s the point we have calculators and all sorts of things kids say which have elements of truth but at the same time miss … Read More

Mindfulness for adults and kids, Roll with it!

Roll with it! You can’t change the fact that stress will show up in your life, but you can learn to change the way you respond to it. Mindfulness educator Sherry Yasay reports Photo by Baljit Gidwani – www.evoqueportraits.com From a very early age, most of us learn to label ‘stress’ as negative or bad. To find out if this … Read More

Meet Mrs Chau, an outstanding tutor who really cares about your child

Mrs Chau is a Vietnamese national whom graduated from Hong Kong University with a Bsc in Biochemistry and Psychology. She was offered a full scholarship to HKU based on merit and was on the Deans Honors list.  Mrs Chau is a ‘gifted’ individual and attended the prestigious ‘Le Hong Kong School for the gifted’ in Ho Chi Min city. She … Read More

Weekly Lessons with Mr Karim @ DB plaza

Hi Dear parents, Here is the schedule and pricing for our sessions at DB plaza starting 23/09/2020 Calendar Math lessons 2020 Rate card Sep 2020 Thanking you kindly Karim Arditi, Program director for Mathemagic What’s app 91354724 email: mathemagicmd@gmail.com

Meet Karim Arditi, our program director (4min read)

Mr Karim Arditi is our program director and a self admitted Math nerd. He loves his topic and enjoys sharing ideas or his strategies with everyone. He is extremely approachable and always happy to help parents with their children’s journeys in Mathematics. Karim Arditi holds a Bsc, Mman in Mathematics (2000) from Sussex University UK and is the founder of … Read More

Online learning, an answer to gloomy days

OVER a million students across all Hong Kong schools and Universities are affected by school closures in the whole territory, following the worsening virus threat. Schools and universities had to cancel classes as well as all extra curricular activities and after school programs until March 02nd following a directive by the EDB (Education Department Bureau). Public leisure centers and facilities … Read More

Meet our Mindfulness Specialist: Sherry Yasay

Sherry Yasay is a licensed Mindfulness Educator and Plum Village Practitioner. She is the Founder of ‘ The Mindfulness Community’, a platform promoting mindfulness practices. She is a 3rd Dan Black Belt in Kum Sung Martial Arts, Taekwondo (World Taekwondo Federation) and a 3rd Dan Black Belt in Chuck Norris’ system Chun Kuk Do (United Fighting Arts Federation). By virtue … Read More

What coding languages should my children learn to design cool websites?

What coding language should my child learn to design cool websites? With the recent advancements in internet technology, it is vital for every business of the 21st century to have a website which is internally extremely performant but also looks amazing. ‘This is like a shopfront for your business, it should look slick, stand out from the crowd and give … Read More

How can I help my child with problem solving ?

How can I help my child with problem solving ? I often talk to parents about helping their children with problem solving skills. In mathematics, children are first taught how to count, make mental blocks of 10, recognise simple 2 dimensional shapes and once these fundamentals are ‘mastered’ the various systems (MYP / IGCSE / IBDP / Common core) will … Read More

Get Off that IPad !

Get off the IPAD ! Then the tantrum starts. We’ve all been there. It’s not good for you, we said 15 minutes and you’ve been on it for nearly an hour ! Do your homework, get off social media ! But Mommy I want baby shark, daddy I want peppa pig… Tech has overrun us, and we are trying our … Read More