Kieran Galvin

September 7, 2019

Kipinä Baku Opens Fully Subscribed

The first Kipinä in Baku has opened (September 2019) and is already fully subscribed. The preschool will deliver Kipinä’s international preschool program in English, Azerbaijani and […]
July 25, 2019

First of 3 New Kipinä Preschools Opens in Morocco

The first Kipinä Preschool in Morocco has just opened following successful training of teachers in Finnish preschool pedagogy. The teachers were trained and certified through Häme […]
July 25, 2019

10 Kipinä Preschools Partnership with ILA Vietnam

Kipinä, the fastest growing international preschool brand featuring our proprietary Enhanced Finland curriculum will join forces with ILA Vietnam to launch 10 new Kipinä preschools throughout […]
February 4, 2019

Education in Finland

A Short History of Education in Finland. Like many other schools, tablets have taken over from chalkboards and notebooks in Finnish schools, but how has education […]
January 25, 2019

Positive Reinforcement

The most important aspect of positive behavior reinforcement, is to stop reinforcing negative behaviour, and to start telling your child what positive behaviour they can or […]
January 25, 2019

Separation Anxiety

Having taught in early childhood settings for many years before having my own children, I thought I would be well prepared for separation anxiety. The truth […]
January 25, 2019

Learned Helpessness

Learned helplessness is when your child has learned that they are helpless or incapable of doing something because they are often so heavily supported or not […]