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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.

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Cyberbullying: How to Help your Child

eSafety Commissioner Julie Inman Grant tells parents how they can spot the signs their child is being cyberbullied - and what they can do...

Shining a Light on Energy Poverty

Beaconhills College students are using solar power to make a profound difference to children and families in developing countries. Read about their work in...

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Best of the Web: Making a Thriving Child, the Childhood Obesity Crisis, Concierge Parents, and the School Camp Blues

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