Welcome to Figur8! We believe that that education is not about filling a child’s head with information; it is about developing the whole child – heart, mind, and body. [Read more...]

Positive Discipline Book List

Right Brain Education and Positive Behaviour Management I have been struggling a long time to correct the boys' behaviours in a way that is in keeping with Right Brain Education philosophy. It … [Read More...]

Media Clippings: Time Out – NST

An interview with Aneeta Sundararaj from News Straits Times... Article published on The News Straits Times on 2 July 2016 Time Out by Aneeta Sundararaj A child needs sleep, rest, nutrition, touch … [Read More...]

Books for Parents: Playful Parenting by Lawrence Cohen

A problem child is only a problem child because we don't know how to handle them. The best way to figure them out (if we're stuck for ideas) is to read widely, get as many other suggestions as … [Read More...]

What is the International Baccalaureate Program?

If you are researching schools for your child, you may have come across the term IB or International Baccalaureate and wondered about this curriculum. The following is an article adapted from … [Read More...]

Great Educational Websites List

There are plenty of educational websites around, but finding the good ones can be time consuming, so I thought I'd keep this "gems" list for easy reference: Whyzz - for the kids that asks a lot of … [Read More...]