Mothers singing to babies is an age-old practice found across all cultures and traditions. Now US research finds it is actually an important way to create bonds and stimulate children.
Teachers, who are too scared to give children a reassuring pat on the shoulder, are guilty of child abuse, a neurologist warned.
Few women have been hailed under such esteem that their names were risen near that of prophets, and their stories inscribed in the pages of the Quran so that those who wish to learn wisdom would recognise the grace of such characters … Only four women were ever spoken into the Quran – their piety forever enshrined as purified, together true and transcendent.
They may be jokingly referred to as PFBs ― precious first borns ― on popular parenting websites, but a study said first-born children really do reap the benefits of being number one.
Children exposed to harsh parenting are at greater risk of having poor school outcomes, a new study has found.
By Rana Kapoor* The increased focus on human capital development in India’s Budget 2017 to empower the youth is indeed a welcome step
A study from Michigan State University, the US, has found that personality traits among children may be shaped by environment rather than just genes.
Raİfe Cebeci, founder of the Istanbul Montessori Institute (İME), has shared details of the Montessori education method at a seminar.
Studying mice, scientists have fortified evidence that a key purpose of sleep is to recalibrate the brain cells responsible for learning and memory so the animals can 'solidify' lessons learned and use them when they awaken -- in the case of nocturnal mice, the next evening.
Poverty significantly shortens life expectancy and should be regarded as a major health risk factor, a new study suggests.
Hadrat Zainab (A.S.), the Daughter of Imam Ali (A.S.) and Hadrat Fatima Zahra(A.S.) and the Greatest Messenger of the Husaini Revolution.
Girls start to see themselves as less innately talented than boys do when they are only six years old, a group of US researchers has said.
Imam Sadeq (AS) explained about the holy verses in the Quran about kindness towards father and mother, by saying: Being kind to father and mother means you behave well towards them, and do not let them to be forced to express their needs, and ask you for their needs. Provide for them before they are forced to ask you whatever they need
Schools should use both ability grouping and acceleration to help academically talented students, reports a new study that examined a century of research looking at the controversial subject.
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Our learning abilities depend both on genetics and environment. Most abilities run in families but the complex system of genes affecting these abilities is largely unknown. However, scientists from University of Oxford and King’s College London have shown a link between mathematical and learning abilities of a child. They have discovered that about half the genes that influence how well a child can read also influences their mathematical abilities.
A researcher from The University of Manchester has found that British schoolchildren think their teachers should keep their regional accents, rather than modifying them in ways they consider 'more appropriate' for the classroom.