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My Tiny Human: Techy Toddler

In her latest My Tiny Human parenting blog, Natalie Moutafis wrestles with a digital age issue - children and screen time.

/ 12 October 2018

Listening and Asking: What I’ve Learnt About Parenting

Michael Broadstock reflects on how the Feuerstein approach to children's thinking and learning has had a big impact on his parenting - and what...

/ 12 October 2018
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Best of the Web: Happy Kids do Chores, Worried My Daughter is Just Like Me, Boys Need Friendships, and Giving VET an Image-makeover

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

/ 12 October 2018
Top Tips for Learner Drivers and their Parents | Boy learning how to drive

Top Tips for Learner Drivers and their Parents

Teaching your teenager to drive can be a nerve-wracking experience for all involved. We asked the experts at the RACV for their best advice.

/ 21 September 2018
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Best of the Web: How Smartphones can Help Learning, the Mysteries of Kids’ Behaviour, the Myth of Teen Anxiety, and Calls to Ban Smacking

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

/ 21 September 2018
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How to Raise a Thriving Child

Parents want the best for their children, but are we over-managing their lives? A new book just published in Australia argues that we need...

/ 7 September 2018
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Best of the Web: Male Bias in Picture Books, Teens Turning Off Social Media, and the Dangers of Outcome Love

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

/ 7 September 2018

Community Connections – Lauriston Girls’ School

Year 12 student Annie Liu was inspired by TED talks - so she decided to organise her own. Her speakers covered some of the...

/ 24 August 2018

How to Get Kids to Practise a Musical Instrument Without Nagging

When it comes to getting children to practise a musical instrument, nagging won't get you anywhere. Timothy McKenry gives parents practical tips to encourage...

/ 24 August 2018