Heguru Right Brain and Left Brain Education

If you have heard about Right Brain Education, chances are, the name you will be most familiar with is Makoto Shichida – one of the pioneers in this field. However, there is another lady that you should know about – Heguru founder, Ruiko Henmi. She has had many years of first hand experience helping children to develop their right brainContinue reading “Heguru Right Brain and Left Brain Education”

Motherhood Magazine Article: Brain Boosters

There is an interesting article in the January 2013 issue of Motherhood Magazine (Singapore) on Brain Boosters. In a nutshell, the article is about enrichment classes that develop your child’s brain with a focus on Shichida and Heguru. Clicks the images to read the article. If you’re in Singapore, you can find the full article in theContinue reading “Motherhood Magazine Article: Brain Boosters”

Apps: Preschool EduPlay

Update: This app is no longer available on itunes. In Heguru, the children are given a number of “matching” activities to complete. They are usually done in the form of a hands-on activity with cards and cut-outs that the children will attach. Here are some examples of the activities that the toddler class might receive:Continue reading “Apps: Preschool EduPlay”

Heguru: 10 Rules of Right Brain Education

1. Believe – one can only produce up to the capacity of belief. Parents have to believe in their children’s capability. 2. Attend lessons in order to follow the right brain program. Listen, observe and learn. 3. Read story books to your kids – reading is one of the methods for bringing out your child’sContinue reading “Heguru: 10 Rules of Right Brain Education”

BabyTalk Article: Right Brain Education Unveiled

This is the original article I submitted for publication in the October 2011 issue of Baby Talk on Right Brain Education: Right Brain Education…Unveiled In today’s challenging world, having a high IQ no longer guarantees success. A well-rounded individual comes from a background where he is loved, knows how to love and has a balanceContinue reading “BabyTalk Article: Right Brain Education Unveiled”

Right Brain Education: The Power of Imaging

There was another video from Mr Hirotada Henmi after the boys’ last class at Heguru. As always, the recording has been translated from Japanese and this is my interpretation of what was explained: Once you open up the right brain, the next step is to develop its image power. What’s the value of imaging? InContinue reading “Right Brain Education: The Power of Imaging”

Right Brain Education: The Importance of Infant Education

This week there was another message from the Founders of Heguru. It appears that this is to be a regular feature at the end of the class. The message this week was from Hirotada Henmi. This is not the message verbatim but my interpretation of what I heard. The Importance of Infant Education In theContinue reading “Right Brain Education: The Importance of Infant Education”