podar jumbo kids: a preschool for 8-month-olds in bangalore
While the government is struggling to put children in schools for a better future through acts like RTE, some people are busy to make money by destroying infanthood.Podar Jumbo Kids is such a preschool which enrolls 8-months-olds for education! People don’t know what to do – to laugh or to wonder? But it is certainly bad and anti-child.A child must live with his/her parents for upto the age of 4-5 years before starting to go to a school. Parents are the first school has been destroyed.The school asks that such infants need to be accompanied by their mothers. While one- year- old children may or may not be accompanied by their mothers. The admission is open for infants form 8-month-old to one-year old.The school has branches in other cities also. Three classes are held in a week. It has a special programme known as Brain Bear for these babies. The school claims the programme stimulates the brain and makes them better students once they grow up. These schools are earning big money and the Parents thing their babies are getting what, in fact, should be received by company employees. The list of subjects includes physical and mathematical skills, cognitive and aesthetic development and communication therapy!