“It’s in our children’s best interests to return to school,” says SAPA (SA Paediatric Association). We agree. We also appreciate it’s a terribly hard decision for some parents, and we respect their choice.
The brain is most receptive to intervention in early childhood. That’s why we reopened our classrooms the moment it was allowed – though under strict Covid-19-mitigation protocols. To lose a year of tuition and growth was unthinkable.
Mindstretch believes in early intervention. We accept children from age 3.
It’s also why we delivered a substantial Outreach Programme during lockdown. It helped keep our families supported, our learners moving forward, our teaching staff employed.
Here’s how we worked to be part of the solution.