Month: June 2018

Confident Girls: a How-to Guide

Confident Girls: a How-to Guide

The teenage years often mean a loss in confidence for girls. A new book gives them the code for building confidence - and taking...

Childhood Bullying: Tips for Parents on What to Do

Childhood Bullying: Tips for Parents on What to Do

Parents and families are deeply affected when a child is bullied, a new poll shows. And they want more help to protect them.

Christ Church Grammar School Jump Rope for Heart

Community Connections – Christ Church Grammar School

Students at Christ Church Grammar School are jumping for joy - and a great cause - over their fund raising to help fight heart...

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Best of the Web: Why Children aren’t Behaving, John Marsden in Conversation, and Helicopter Parenting

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

Riddle-me-ree: a Powerful Way to Nurture your Child’s Thinking | The Parents' Website

Riddle-me-ree: a Powerful Way to Nurture your Child’s Thinking

Sharing and enjoyment of riddles can have a huge effect on children’s intellectual growth, writes Diane Bourke, in the first of her two-part series...

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Cybersafety: How to be a Parent in the Digital World

Former police officer and cybersafety expert Susan McLean's new book helps parents navigate the online world of their children.

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Best of the Web: Blaming Mick Jagger, Play Fortnite with your Kids, Tips for Dealing with Argumentative Children, and Lessons from My Son

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

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Andrew Fuller: Depression-Proofing your Kids

Clinical psychologist Andrew Fuller offers some practical advice to help protect your child or teen from depression.

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13 Reasons Why – What Every Parent Needs to Know

eSafety Commissioner Julie Inman Grant offers important advice and resources for parents as the second series of 13 Reasons Why screens in Australia.