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Why parents and teachers need to work as partners

There's widening gulf between parents, teachers and the school system, write Kelly-Ann Allen and Sally Kenny, and an urgent need to repair the relationship.

/ 10 October 2019
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The hidden life of teens on social media

Do you know if your teen is using a fake social media ID? In this extract from his new book, The Tech Diet for...

/ 10 October 2019
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Travelling, with my tiny humans

Natalie Moutafis and her family threw caution to the wind and headed off on an overseas holiday. Here are her top tips for travelling...

/ 10 October 2019
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Best of the Web: Cooking with kids a recipe for happiness, how to ease back from helicopter parenting, why girls need aunties, and more

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

/ 10 October 2019
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/ 9 October 2019
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Andrew Fuller: How to Survive and Thrive in Tests and Exams

Leading clinical psychologist Andrew Fuller provides strategies for students to cope with anxiety and perform at their best, in this repost of one of...

/ 6 October 2019
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Looking for a School Holiday Adventure? Take the Kids on a City Sculpture Walk

Melbourne has over 150 pieces of public art, a ready-made resource to educate and inspire children. Diane Bourke and her grandsons have been exploring,...

/ 20 September 2019
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‘I knew there’d be controversy, that people would be angry.’

John Marsden's challenging new book, The Art of Growing Up, has divided opinion. In this interview with The Parents' Website, he explains his views.

/ 20 September 2019
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Best of the Web: Tips to Deal with Exam Stress, How to Enjoy Being a Parent, Why Breakfast is the New Family Mealtime, and more

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

/ 20 September 2019