All the colors of learning!

A popular theory in early education is that a child can be positively influenced by a vibrant and colorful environment. Educators are exploring how this concept affects children and our friends at Timbuktu show a great example:

“We have spoken before about the good influence colors can have on children. It seems pretty intuitive: life is way better when you are surrounded by colors, and that is particularly true when you are a kid.

For instance, things are probably pretty good if your school looks like this:


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Welcome to the École Maternelle Pajol, a school in Paris’ 18th arrondissement. Architects Palatre et Lecrere were assigned a renovation project for the school, and worked on it with the aim of making it a positive, playful environment for kids.


It’s difficult to imagine a more vibrant environment, and one more fit to kids: the school is such a splash of colors in the neighborhood! Which is what all schools should be, we think.

Do you know any amazing school buildings? Share it with us!”

The Reading Kingdom online learning software is full of vibrant colors and animation to create a positive environment for children learning to read.  Sign up today for a free 30 day trial to start your child on the road to reading and writing success.  We’ll see you soon!