When it comes to neuroscience, there's no such thing as an 'average' teenager.
Why does childcare work have such a status problem in Britain?
We shouldn't save play for the playground.
Storytelling has endangered status in UK schools, partly due to a huge emphasis on 'active learning'.
Teachers make a significant difference to their students’ lives – sometimes against all odds – and they deserve to be celebrated.
Dyslexia affects up to 10% of the population, but until recently it was thought to be a pseudo-medical diagnosis used by parents to explain their children’s poor performance in reading.
World Book Day is about more than just fancy dress, it's about encouraging a love of reading in children and giving them the chance to be their heroes for the day.
A recent report suggests reception classes should spend less time playing and more time focusing on literacy and mathematics.
About 263 million children and youth worldwide are out of school. If some progress have been made, especially on school attendance, huge gaps remain on gender parity or equity in schooling choices.
Parasites are not only a personal health problem – they are political too.
Despite embarrassing publicity about cheating at top US high schools, academic dishonesty remains a problem. Could focusing on mastery instead of test scores help mitigate the problem?
School sores usually clear up within a few weeks, without any scarring. Here's what to do if you suspect your child has them.
At the ages of 6-7, when children are transitioning to starting school, 14% have high levels of emotional problems, including depression and anxiety. This percentage is higher in the later years.
More than 70-years after World War II, is Auschwitz still relevant to children today?
Loving parent can think of nothing more important than protecting their shy children, but excessively protecting your child and taking over doesn’t allow them to learn through experience.
Encouraging positive associations with school, good temperament and keeping communication open between parents, children and teachers can help your child (and you) be more ready for this transition.
Science shows that early starts can be bad for teenagers' health. Schools and universities would be better off starting at 10am.
Research shows that for children, the most important aspect of school life are the relationships they build with their friends and teachers.
Toby Young’s comments on meritocracy, and 'progressive eugenics' are shocking, but the history of its long association is far more disturbing.
But could the influences of Shanghai and Singapore help?