The classroom setting is better for early teenagers, while self-guided language learning is better for adults.
Child refugees need to have access to quality language programs so they have a chance at doing well at school - and teachers also need to be given appropriate training.
Supreme Court upholds controversial immigration rules for families introduced in 2012. It means families will have to earn a minimum income to bring over spouses from abroad.
The guidelines don't go far enough to clarify what to do in the case of refusals by children.
Turns out learning a musical instrument really could benefit your child, in more ways than you might think.
Students with chronic illness often get only a few hours of education a week. Telepresence robots could let them participate fully in classroom and school activities.
Focusing on the opportunity to learn gap removes the emphasis from locating "the problem" in the person, and turns our attention to the differences in access to educational resources.
What stories can teach children about the world.
Many young children can give the false impression that they are learning to read, when in fact they are mostly guessing words from pictures or context. This test will help to identify these students.
Crunching the numbers on the latest school performance data.
There are lots of ways teachers greatly influence children’s outcomes, including improving motivation and resilience.
The link between taking iron supplements and the increased risk of contracting malaria is a complex one.
Failing to provide an appropriate education for students who are gifted increases the risk of mental health issues, boredom, frustration, and behavioural problems.
Does your child use self-defeating humour? Researchers have found it can be linked to depression.
Three reasons why the new progress measures may be a misleading indicator of school performance.
A prescriptive English curriculum is in danger of making writing boring for primary school children.
We are now seeing technology being designed with education in mind, and it's changing the way students' learn and understand.
Exposure to nature plays a positive role in brain development by providing children with opportunities to take risks, discover new things, and be creative.
Turns out children don't necessarily become smarter just because they have learned how to play the piano or sing in a choir.
Bringing older adults and young children together will make the care system better for everyone.