Donate Now


Thoughts and insights from the world of the NDF

Early Childhood Development

Why Winning and Losing Is Important for Children

By Anne Steinhoff on 23rd Aug 2016

Life is competitive, and children learn that it’s best to be good at things from a young age. Here are…

Inspirational Stories

The Olympic Team That Gives Hope to Millions of Children

By Bojana Rangelov on 21st Aug 2016

This summer, for the first time in history, an all-refugee team competed under the Olympic flag. The Novak Djokovic Foundation…

Early Childhood Education

Dr. Immordino-Yang: Emotions are Integral to Learning

By NDFAdmin on 16th Aug 2016

In Emotions, Learning, and the Brain: Exploring the Educational Implications of Affective Neuroscience, Mary Helen Immordino-Yang, developmental psychologist and former…

Early Childhood Education

Long-Term Effects of Integrating Peace Education into ECE

By Sayeh Yousefi on 14th Aug 2016

Peace is a powerful word. But what does it truly mean? What are its implications? Why is it so important…

Early Childhood Development

How to Encourage Confidence in Kids?

By Anne Steinhoff on 11th Aug 2016

Children develop self-confidence by realizing their own achievements and by hearing words of praise from their parents for specific efforts….

Inspirational Stories

9-year Old Girl Completed US Navy Seals Obstacle Course

By Selena Ivanovic on 6th Aug 2016

Milla Bizzotto, who is 9 years old, has finished the 24-hour Battlefrog challenge – a U.S Navy-designed obstacle course. Milla was…

Early Childhood Development

Is Bilingualism Really an Advantage?

By Sayeh Yousefi on 4th Aug 2016

Does bilingualism really help with academics and mental development or is it simply an asset in societal relations and addresses?

Early Childhood Development

The Influence of Celebrities on Children’s Upbringing

By Anne Steinhoff on 2nd Aug 2016

Celebrities have been playing an important role in older children’s lives for a while but what if the youngest already…

Early Childhood Development

The Daddy Factor: Striving for Secure Attachment

By Jayanth (Jay) Krishnan on 30th Jul 2016

New parents are no strangers to the fact that Dads have a huge impact on a child’s overall healthy development….


Cookie Policy

Our website uses cookies to improve your experience.

AcceptRead More