Category: News

Young Voice, Big Ideas

A former Newhaven College student has begun a journey that has already included addressing an event on nuclear disarmament at the United Nations.

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Best of the Web

A University of Melbourne expert on why adolescents shouldn't drink, the book behind Boss Baby, and why it's okay for young children to have...

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Dark Social – What Parents Need to Know

Julie Inman Grant, Children's eSafety Commissioner, explains the world of 'hidden' social media messaging and its implications for children.

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Best of the Web

New research shows that 'digital natives' don't prefer screens for reading, the case for gender neutral school uniforms, and how dogs can help struggling...

How 30 Million Words Can Fuel Your Child’s Brain | The Parents' Website

How 30 Million Words Can Fuel Your Child’s Brain

The language environment of a young child can have a profound impact on development.

Fiji Book Drive Making a Difference

Fiona Luth reports on the moving impact of her special cause.

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The Future of Handwriting: What We Think

Last year, we reported on a survey that was asking parents and teachers whether handwriting mattered. The results are in.

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Best of the Web

Busting myths about children and sport, life-changing phrases for children, and how young people are navigating news – our selection of thought-provoking and useful...

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How to Choose a School

Some suggestions and resources to help in the selection of the right school for your child.