Witty Learning Author - 20/05/2019
Educational Support Systems: What Are They and Why are they Important?
Every child needs additional support to learn. When they go to school, they engage in ‘mass learning’ which means everyone learns the same thing, in the same way, at the same pace. Your child needs an environment that’s conducive to learning, where they can get the extra support they need to excel in each subject. Educational support systems help your child to learn effectively by providing them the additional support they need.
What are educational support systems?
Let’s say your child is having a tough time with science. Their teachers at school have limited time and 30–40 students in a class, so they can’t give them individual attention to explain the concepts in detail. You’re worried because your child’s science test scores are dropping. So, what you do?
You can help them by getting them additional support for science. Educational support systems are designed to provide that additional support that your kids need after school and make learning easy and comfortable for them.
Quite the opposite to that is a situation where your child loves science and wants to explore more about it. They want to become a scientist in the future. But the school has a limited curriculum, so your child isn’t getting the additional knowledge they need to keep their interest alive. Educational support systems are an excellent source to provide your child with additional knowledge in subjects that they’re interested in and areas that are often missed in schools.
Besides providing additional support and knowledge, there are a number of reasons why educational support systems are important for your child’s learning and development. Let’s look at some of these reasons.
Enable your child to think creatively
According to an article published in Forbes
, the traditional school system is making kids lose their creativity.
Educational support services understand the value of creative thinking in children. Their teachers are trained to teach in ways that maximize your child’s learning. They use fun games, interesting projects, and group learning to encourage your child to use their imagination to answer questions.
Develop their leadership and interpersonal skills
Group assignments teach your kids the value of teamwork. They enhance their interpersonal skills and make them confident. They become good speakers and learn to express themselves in front of other people. Assignments also focus on their leadership skills. They’re designed in a way such that your child learns to take charge and provide direction for others.
Give them a sense of autonomy
Your child learns about their strengths and develops a sense of self-identity. During activities, they make their own decisions and learn to become independent. They’re given the knowledge and guidance and allowed to choose for themselves, so they can feel a sense of accomplishment.
Provide long-term benefits
All the skills your child learns with the help of educational support services provide them long-term benefits. When they enter practical life, these skills come in handy to help them excel in their field. They nurture their character and build their personality which stays with them forever.
At Witty Learning, we offer educational support programs that help children learn in a comfortable learning environment. We offer mathematics and science classes, English language courses, Arabic language classes, and Mandarin classes for grades 1 to 12 in Dubai.
Call us at (+971) 55 553 0784 for more details.