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September 22, 2016
Hummingbird Learning Centre

Hummingbird Learning Method® Programs: Jewel, Iridescent, Nectar16+ & Nectar

People often ask me why I named our programs the way I did. Like everything I do within the Hummingbird Learning Method®, I did it for […]
September 10, 2016
neuroplasticity and language

Why learning a Second Language is so Good for us

I remember starting secondary school and having to choose a second language to learn. Our choice was supposed to be either French or German but so […]
August 29, 2016
Hidden Signs of Learning Disability

How to Recognise when Someone is Hiding a Learning Difficulty

People with learning difficulties are, in my opinion, some of the smartest people on this planet. I know that sounds like a bit of a contradiction […]
August 8, 2016
What is Project Maths?

Project Maths Cannot Hurt You

Project Maths cannot hurt you and being good at maths is not about how many maths questions you get right – it’s about what you do […]
August 3, 2016
a parent's guide to preparing for third level

Preparing for College and University – A Parent’s Guide

So here we are in August and autumn is upon us.  Try as we might to hold on to that summer feeling, August means Leaving Cert […]
July 18, 2016
Summer ideas for bored kids

14 Things to Do with Kids during the Summer

“I’m bored!! ” The most dreaded two words of the Summer holidays. But never fear, here are 13 ways to keep the kids occupied over the […]