Humanity has traversed quite a few eras and ages to reach where it is today. From the stone-age to the bronze-age, across a few dark-ages we reached the agricultural era. From there we progressed even further and were ushered into the industrial era through the industrial revolution. We are no longer living in the industrial […]

Among all the books in the world, the best stories are found between the pages of a passport. A year ago, the word Japan meant state-of-the-art technology, age old customs, Judo, rich traditions and anime to me. But now, as I recall my study abroad journey, the word Japan means a kaleidoscope of memories to […]

Due to worldwide rapidly increasing Coronavirus cases, the World Health Organization declared it a Pandemic. In the aftermath of this, Pakistan also went into a semi-lock down with all schools and most businesses being shut. It initially started with Sindh and not soon after the whole country starting implementing closures. Many schools opted for distance […]

I firmly believe in the philosophy of Saint Augustine. He said that, “the world is a book, and those who do not travel, read only a page.” As I returned home after spending 7 months in Japan as an AFS Asia Kakehashi (which means building bridges in Japanese) exchange student, I felt that my suitcase […]

Most parents are of the opinion that video games have a damaging effect on a young child’s development. While it’s true that an unhealthy balance can have certain repercussions, there is no denying the fact that playing video games and online games may help enhance learning. We tend to be focused on the potential disadvantages […]

Compared to your typical school, Kindergarten High School Muridke is unconventional. It is located in a large L-shaped garage where students and teachers are provided with the latest technology to provide quality education and fill the gaps. KHS has been effectively using Knowledge Platform’s Learn Smart Classroom solution. The results are terrific. Learn Smart Classroom […]

Corona virus, COVID-19, is spiraling all over the world and so is the spread of misinformation and myth. In Pakistan, the situation is even more concerning due to delayed testing and a lack of adequate public health infrastructure to prepare for this pandemic. However, aside from the institutional level what is of utmost importance currently […]

You can’t be a good graphic designer overnight. Like any profession, it requires a lot of commitment, time and patience. I didn’t go to school to learn this craft. I chased my dream head on and learned everything first hand. My passion drove me to seek out all the resources that were readily available to […]

Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten – B.F. Skinner Swat is a district in Malakand Division of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province in Pakistan and is renowned for its outstanding natural beauty. Several hundreds of schools for children specially girls sweep across the land where, in 2012, 15-year-old Malala Yousafzai was […]

As we sat in Habib’s living room in the scorching June heat, I asked him how he felt about being selected for a study abroad scholarship. Shyly, he said, “I’m afraid.” Shocked with the unexpected answer, I asked him why he wasn’t excited, since the other three students were thrilled to go to Japan. Kakehashi […]