Articles about child development


Ofsted fear reading bedtime stories has become a 'dying art'

Last updated: 07/02/2019

Amanda Spielman, chief inspector of schools, will say the growing trend of families using Alexa speakers and iPads to entertain children before bed is 'depressing' Reading...

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Lessons from Learning to Walk | ACTNext

Last updated: 06/27/2019

As we strive to continue to improve education and prepare students for success, we must think about all of the different ways in which learning occurs. We tend to think...

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Training and Education Essentials - Child Care Aware

Last updated: 06/24/2019

All child care providers need training and education in order to learn new information to help keep children healthy and safe. Ongoing training and education can also help child...

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Social resources help maintain mid-life mental health

Last updated: 06/24/2019

Social resources help maintain mid-life mental health UCL Psychiatry MSc Adverse life events can have a profound impact on our mental health. However, social resources such as...

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Ready To Learn backs kids-care messenger Bright By Text

Last updated: 06/24/2019

An early-childhood learning initiative that delivers child-care guidance and timely information to parents and caregivers via text messages is expanding to more public TV...

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How meditation and martial arts can help teens focus

Last updated: 06/22/2019

You are now in the main content area How meditation and martial arts can help teens focus A new Ryerson study examined the neural impact of a mindfulness martial arts...

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The Connaught Telegraph - Sensational Kids set to open in Claremorris

Last updated: 06/17/2019

TEN years ago, frustrated at the lack of available supports for her own children, Karen Leigh started out with a dream to make early intervention services such as speech and...

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Holidays with Young Children - Making them as Stress-Free as Possible

Last updated: 06/05/2019

Why vacationing with young children is not always as you'd expect - and why lots of planning and resetting your expectations can really help! View this email in your browser...

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Celebrating and Scaling the Love of Music

Last updated: 06/01/2019

Editors Note: In a recent blog, Sheetal Singh of the Early Learning Lab raised the important question of how organizations that co-create and design with families might scale...

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Understanding the Home Math Environment and Its Role in Predicting Parent Report of Children’s Math Skills

Last updated: 05/27/2019

There is a growing literature concerning the role of the home math environment in children’s math development. In this study, we examined the relation between these constructs...

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