Tag Archives: parenting

Emotional and behavioural development: the influence of nurseries and parents

17 Oct

Emotional and behavioural development: the influence of nurseries and parents

Report: “The influence of different forms of early childcare on children’s emotional and behavioural development at school entry”

Talking point: measuring happiness and well-being. NICE work? (Updated)

26 Sep

Talking point: measuring happiness and well-being. NICE work? (Updated)

Public health advice for councils issued by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence, plus in article for ‘British Medical Journal’, Cambridge academic argues that children as young as seven should be tested in school for their mental health.

How do external factors affect school performance?

10 Sep

How do external factors affect school performance?

“How intake and other external factors affect school performance” from education research charity RISE.

Talking point: Are busy parents ‘failing to teach children right from wrong’?

29 Apr

Talking point: Are busy parents ‘failing to teach children right from wrong’?

“Busy middle-class parents are abdicating moral responsibility for their sons and daughters because of the mounting pressure of work, a leading author has warned.”

Cereal offenders? (updated)

8 Jan

Cereal offenders? (updated)

A survey found four out of five teachers in England had seen pupils starting school without having eaten breakfast. Pupils at state primaries in Wales are offered free breakfasts. Update: Free breakfasts for all primary school pupils are to be provided by Blackpool Council.