Fast-changing technology and the ways to manage its impact are of great concern for parents. But helping your children develop their skills is a more constructive approach than strict rules and outright bans, says Jocelyn Brewer Assoc MAPS.
The incidence of parents delaying the start to school has doubled. Why are they making this choice?
Hearing a word makes reading it later easier, eye-tracking research has shown
Lying is normal. Being able to detect a child's untruths is exceptional
Incidences of bullying are occurring in preschools. With bullying linked to a range of poor outcomes in adulthood, psychologists are urging schools to adopt best practice to protect students.
Hyperactivity, impulsivity and difficulty concentrating are the hallmarks of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
The pitfalls are many and the risk of another divorce is high. But step parents who can navigate the high-stress first year are on their way to a stable new family.
Dr Kelly Allen MAPS says research shows that a sense of belonging is important to ensure young people thrive at school
Positive education strategies provide Australian students with skills, behaviours and resources to thrive during the school years and beyond.
Amplifying strengths helps children reach their full potential and improves wellbeing.