Month: November 2018

The Power of Routine | Image of mother reading a bedtime story to her young daughter

The Power of Routine: How to End the End-of-Day Frenzy

A predictable structure can help families gain quality time and reduce the end-of-day frenzy, writes Heather Miller.

/ 23 November 2018
The one thing that will define your life | Image of faceless drones walking and using mobile phones

The One Thing that will Define your Life

Louka Parry has a personal mantra: control your tech, or it will control you.

/ 23 November 2018
My Little Human | Image of small child running

My Tiny Human: Five Things my Toddler has Taught Me

As her toddler approaches his second birthday, our parenting blogger Natalie Moutafis reflects on what has changed, and what her son has taught her.

/ 23 November 2018
Best of the web: blue and white illustration shows technology icons coming out of a computer screen

Best of the Web: Why Gap Years are Good, School Report Talks, and Being a Kindness Role Model for your Child

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

/ 23 November 2018
My Little Human | Image of small child running

My Tiny Human: How Do you Choose a School?

He's years away from starting school, but in her latest My Tiny Human parenting blog, Natalie Moutafis is already pondering which school will be...

/ 9 November 2018
Children and Birthday Cake: The Birthday Effect: Making Sure A Birth Date Doesn't Disadvantage Children

The Birthday Effect: Making Sure a Birth Date doesn’t Disadvantage Children

Children who are older than their peers in school tend to do better. How can we mitigate the Birthday Effect?

/ 9 November 2018
Boy looking at painting - Art Smarts: Tips for Connecting Kids to the World of Art

Art Smarts: Tips for Connecting Kids to the World of Art

Having conquered the National Gallery of Victoria, Diane Bourke recently took her grandsons to Mona in Tasmania. In this first of a two-part series,...

/ 9 November 2018
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Best of the Web: Teens Who Don’t Read Books, Family Life Without Devices, and Teaching Kids What News to Trust

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

/ 9 November 2018