Madari Kindergarten was purpose built in 1979 and opened in April, 1980 with seven students. There was one classroom operating.
Madari is a high class pre-school, with the purpose being to fully prepare children from the ages of 16 months to 6.5 years for their future life and primary school. It does this by instilling excellent academic skills, great confidence and good self-esteem into the children.
All parents want what is best for their child. But most first-time parents know very little about children or parenting. Learning parenting provides growth for parents as well as children. As our children's first teachers we must provide love and warmth. calm and rhythm, interest and enthusiasm vital to their growth. And they provide us with new areas of study, work and self-examination as we come up against our shortcomings and the dilemmas our children present to us.
We must take into account all aspects of development - physical, emotional, intellectual and spiritual - so we and our children can meet the challenges of our changing world and
THE CHILD CENTERED KINDERGARTEN
Children of any age are learning in every waking moment. Education provided for children at any level simply serves to organize their learning into more well- defined paths, governed by the philosophical orientation of program planners and the quality of the program. Although broad variation in children’s abilities is evident, all children can learn.
Despite societal changes, kindergarten remains a place where children need a quality program in order to achieve their full potential.
From: Arpita Aamir
Sent: Tuesday, March 20, 2012 3:14 PM
To: Ruth Ndesandjo
Cc Aamir Syed
Here’s the testimonial as promised. Thank you!
Almost everybody in my family has questioned me about my decision to put my 20 months (now 28 months) old baby to school. I have never regretted it though. I firmly believe that a child needs the company of other children for a healthy upbringing. What better avenue than school to learn the intangible survival lessons of life - the art of socializing,