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Tips to make your child a leader

Tuesday, 24th of October 2017

Some parents complain about children. They claim that children are not motivated, not interested in studies, don’t spend sufficient time doing homework. Other parents are proud that their children are shining. They want to make them do even better. What parents often fail to realize, is that their own parents may have said the same about them too! Education is evolving as generations pass.

The methodology used for one generation, may not be effective for another. If you want your child to shine as a leader, read on!

1. Children can solve problems

The thinking patterns of a child are different to those of an adult. They are more inclined to suggest innovative solutions. For parents and teachers who struggle to persuade children to study, learner autonomy may be the solution. Give students ownership of their studies. Ask them what they think they should do to improve. Empower them to make a timetable and manage time. They may surprise you!

2. Encourage them to use their passions for good

Guide children tooptimize their passions and creativity to share positive messages or bring attention to issues. Equip them with opportunities and resources to identify what their passions are.

3. Enjoy learning experience

Whilst children are caught up in the rat race of the competitive school environment, focusing heavily on exams, parents should give them opportunities to bring out their unique talents enjoy their learning experience so that they can shine as leaders. The Rainbow Institute of Communication and English, at School Lane , Colpetty, a centre of excellence in communication, English and soft skills training, www.rainbow.lk, is now enrolling children for new batch of its’ popular training on Public Speaking, Leadership and Personality Development for Children. (aged 7-14 years) This interactive and fun- filled training provides personalized coaching over a duration of 30 hours.

As sessions are limited to small numbers, each child gets individual attention and is guided to bring out the best of his or her own unique strengths. The training is scheduled on Saturdays, from 9.00 am - 11.00 am. The next intake which is the 10th, for this course, will start on Saturday 28 October, 2017. Rainbow Institute also offers individual coaching for children who want to excel in English and also for those who take part in Speech and Oratorical competitions. Many students from the Rainbow Institute have shone at school and national competitions.

Course Director

The empowerment programmes at Rainbow Institute are directed by eminent University academic, Dr. MahimMendis. DrMahimMendis, a product of St Thomas’ College, Mount Lavinia, has been mentoring and teaching undergraduate and post graduate students and professionals in Sri Lanka and abroad for three decades. Dr. Mendis, the former Spokesman of the Federation of University Teachers Associations (FUTA), is well known as a powerful public speaker.

DrMendis is supported by dynamic young trainers with high credentials and international exposure. They are now ready to partner you to bring about a life changing turning point for a bright future for you and your child.

Book your place NOW! Call Hotline 011438040/ 0770788295 or
visit www.facebook.com/RainbowInstituteSL/

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