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Teaching Girls The Art Of Negotiation

Did you know- women are significantly less likely than men to ask for what they want and/o…

Parenting

Parental Sportsmanship- Have You Got It?

It's that time of year again, sports days, swim galas and team championships are upon us o…

Parenting

'Curiosity Headache': What To Do With the 'Why, Why, Whys?'

Some days it is just the hardest thing to do, listening and responding to endless, seeming…

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Make Shopping With Children 'An Educational Adventure'

Shopping with Kids? The idea strikes fear in parents who have had to drag tired, whin…

Parenting

Better To Shield or Expose Children To Life's Hardships?

Since mothers have walked the Earth, there has raged a furious debate about whether childr…

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Grit - The Secret To Long-Term Success

According to the BBC , UK Shadow Education Minister Tristam Hunt, is expected to discuss g…

Parenting

Private Tuition Gives Children 'An Edge': Report

Children who receive additional tuition gain a ‘substantial advantage’ over th…

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iPad: 'A Powerful Tool' Which Must Be Managed

As everyone in possession of an iPad or tablet device knows, young children are natural us…

Parenting

School Starting Age: The Evidence Says '7 Years'

In September last year the "Too Much, Too Soon" campaign made headlines in the UK with a l…

Parenting

Sing and Dance: Never Too Young for Music

That music is a good way of soothing babies has been known for centuries. The wealth of lu…

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How To Beat The 'Summer Learning Slump'

It's commonly accepted that children and young people will regress (to some extent) in the…

Parenting

Noise: Cutting It Out of Your Child's Life

We live in a noisy world. Compared to a fifty years ago, our lives are conducted amid cons…

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Pre-School Assessments: Is My Child Ready?

It’s already the beginning of May. We’re into the magical months for schools. …

Parenting

Tackling Naughty Head On: Behaviour Management

It’s that dreaded moment when the school call you in to announce that your child is …

Parenting

Tips on How to Help Your Child Succeed

There are no hard and fast rules for making students succeed, argues guest writer Michael …

Parenting

5 Tips To Ease Your Child Into Year 7

Reaching the end of Year 6 can be a daunting time for your eleven year old. Mixed feelings…

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