Active fun for Nurturestars Toa Payoh children at Nurture Kids Festival

On 6 August 2019, about 20 children from K1 and K2 of NurtureStars @ Toa Payoh and some of their parents participated a National Day celebration event aptly called “Nurture Kids Festival”. One of the major highlights of GetActive! Singapore 2019, the event for preschool children was held at the National Stadium. It had [...]

August 16th, 2019|

NurtureStars teachers go back to school together for one day

Instead of going to their preschools on 19 July 2019 to teach, some 100 teachers from six NurtureStars centres went “back to school” themselves to update their knowledge and deepen their skills to further improve the quality of learning delivery for their children. All the centres were closed on that day for the principals, [...]

August 16th, 2019|

Group’s four preschool waive late pick-up surcharges for NSmen fathers

Four preschools under the Crestar Education Group, namely Kinderland, Elfa, NurtureStars and Skool4Kidz, on June 14 2019 waived the surcharges for one year for late pick-up of children by their NSmen fathers who have to be away for In-Camp Training or other National Service duties. The waiver was announced during the visit of Senior [...]

July 31st, 2019|

NurtureStars’ principals join retreat for further upskilling & bonding

Four principals from NurtureStars’ various preschool centres attended a three-day retreat in Bangkok, Thailand from 26 to 28 April, 2019 to pick up more tips on leadership and further hone their skills at the same time. They joined principals from other entities in the Crestar Education Group to discuss the challenges faced by early [...]

June 12th, 2019|

NurtureStars’ Teachers attending Asian Preschool Education Annual Conference 2019

To further promote the development of Early Childhood in Singapore, on 17th April 2019, the organization appointed teachers, along with the Directors and the sales department of the different brands to participate in a five-day trip to the Asian preschool education conference, “New Tide Grand East, Quality Preschool Education” in Zhuhai, China. The teachers [...]

May 31st, 2019|

NurtureStars children “Go Green” to help save Earth

Making landfill collages and drawing pictures of our suffering Earth, nursery and kindergarten children of six NurtureStars preschool centres have learned to “Go Green” since the last week of March to mark Earth Day which falls on 22 April 2019. The “Go Green” exercise for the children is aimed at creating greater awareness of [...]

April 4th, 2019|

At NurtureStars children play with the toys to learn coding

Children at NurtureStars Preschool have been playing with tech toys to create, innovate and experience the fundamentals of coding once a week. Through the activity, the children are being progressively immersed in hands-on experiences with various coding robots. They include Code-A-Pillar, Robot Albert, Bee-Bot, Code & Go Colby the Robot Mouse and Dash, developed [...]

February 28th, 2019|

If Peter Pan could fly, why can’t I?

It’s probably every child’s dream to fly. And why not, as they have learned much about the joy of flight in many children’s story books, such as Peter Pan and Tinkle Bell? To seat in front of the flight deck with all kinds of blinking instrumentation panels might just be pure fantasy for every [...]

January 17th, 2019|

Fairy tales come alive in NurtureStars Concert 2018

Well-loved characters from children’s favourite fairy tales and folklore came to live when some 200 NurtureStars’ Kindergarten 1 and 2 students showcased their musical and dance talent in a memorable concert on 14 December 2018 to mark the “passing out” of those ready for primary schooling. The concert with the theme 'An Adventure from [...]

December 26th, 2018|

NurtureStars clinches ASSETS Best Employer Award 2018 for large centre

NurtureStars Preschool, which is jointly managed by Kinderland Educare Services Pte Ltd and the Singapore Armed Forces Reservists Association (SAFRA), was recently named Best Employer 2018. An award for the Large Childcare Category by the Association of Early Childhood and Training Services (ASSETS). It was one of three childcare operators selected to receive the [...]

November 21st, 2018|