Some parents may find it difficult to grant their emerging adult children increased autonomy and independence.
A study found that students’ experiences of parents’ psychological control predicted higher fear of failure and worse adjustment to their university studies.
The game’s players are able to customise their own storyline, which can then be ‘featured’ and shared with other players. The catch is, there’s more than 12 million creators - and the content isn’t exactly well-regulated.
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The mobile game has been downloaded more than 50 million times. If you have kids, they’ve probably played it. But it’s more problematic than most people realise.
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It is time to understand what parental alienating behaviors are so that we don’t allow them to be used to hurt others anymore.
White middle-class parents get an easy time of it when it comes to parental involvement.
A headteacher asked parents not to do the school run in pyjamas – but it says more about those in power than parental morals.
Take an interest – it matters.
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Why parents must show interest in what their children learn at school.
Nordic nations enjoy regulated working hours, substantial welfare provision and strong economies.
At the end of this month Australia’s Productivity Commission will issue the final report of its inquiry into Early Childhood Education and Care. The inquiry was limited from the outset by the requirement…
Parents often know best how to help their kids overcome barriers to learning.
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How schools should support students with special educational needs and disabilities is a controversial area of research. Debates continue over whether certain conditions exist or not, or if they are “over…