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When School Days are Lonely Days

Is your child lonely at school? It can have a serious impact on their mental health and academic attainment. A team of university experts...

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Talking about Respect

A new resource for parents, carers and educators aims to instil and nurture respect in our children. Eileen Berry explains.

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Best of the Web: Mental Health Concerns over VCE, Our Teenagers the Hope of the World, and Treating Parents for their Child’s Anxiety

Our selection of thought-provoking and useful articles from around the web on educating and raising children.

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Why our Girls are Under So Much Pressure – and How We Can Help

Clinical psychologist Dr Lisa Damour says there is a great deal parents can do to help their daughters navigate life's rough waters. We talk...

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Plan your Day at our Arts Learning Festival Community Day

There's a day of free arts workshops, activities and bookable events on Saturday 4 May as we celebrate the arts in education. Find out...

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Andrew Fuller: How Parents can Support their VCE Student

Are the stresses of a VCE year mounting? Here's some great advice and useful tips for parents on supporting their student, in a repost...

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Best of the Web: the School Readiness Sweet Spot, Let Kids Deal with Pain, and Parents are the New Bullies

Our selection of thought-provoking and useful articles from around the web on educating and raising children.

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How to Build Healthy Motivation in Your Child

New work from researchers at Harvard University looks at how we can help children develop the right kind of motivation.