Month: March 2020

Our super list of great ideas for kids at home

We've put together a super list of resources to keep kids of all ages (including big kids) engaged and entertained while they are at...

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Andrew Fuller: Talking to young people about the coronavirus

Many young people will be feeling bewilderment and fear as the coronavirus spreads. Leading psychologist Andrew Fuller offers ideas for parents and adults to...

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Home but not alone: Parenting like a boss, for one day only

With his reflexology business out of action, Ruairi O'Duil decided to become a super parent. Then life happened.

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How students can use time at home to surge ahead academically

Time away from school presents big challenges for senior students. Leading psychologist Andrew Fuller offers an action plan for students to not only survive,...

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At home with the little ones? Great ideas to keep the learning routine going – and have fun

The most important thing is to keep your child’s routine as close to the daily routine offered within their early learning service, writes Helen...

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My Tiny Humans: amid the anxiety, a time for gratitude, bravery, kindness – and hope

In these anxious times, our Tiny Humans blogger Natalie Moutafis is discovering the positives of her family self-isolating and being together.

Online safety kit for parents and carers during the coronavirus, from the eSafety Commissioner

The internet means that if you and your family have to stay home, it's easier than ever to stay connected. But it's important for...

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Coronavirus: A guide for parents to support their children

Leading adolescent and child psychologist Michael Carr-Gregg provides great advice for parents on how to help their child's anxiety about the spread of the...