Removing electronic media from the bedroom and encouraging a calming bedtime routine are among recommendations Penn State researchers outline in a recent manuscript on digital media and sleep in childhood and adolescence.
Slow, complicated delays in diagnosing attention deficit hyperactivity disorder are putting UK children at risk, a report has found.
Parents of children returning to school in the UK this week after the half term break have been grumbling about the homework their kids had to complete during their time off.
A long list of anxieties — around school budget cuts, bullying, coarse political discourse and the shaky status of immigrant students — is taking a toll on US teachers, a new survey showed, with more educators now saying their mental health is suffering than just two years earlier.
Peter Lally, an 18-year-old Mansfield High Student, reaches into his back pocket and pulls out his cellphone.
A new study suggests that daydreaming during meetings isn't necessarily a bad thing. It might be a sign that you're really smart and creative.
Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said higher growth and a vibrant civil society are necessary to alleviate poverty.
Two years have already passed since the global education goal, SDG 4, was set by governments. But the vision of that goal has not yet fully trickled down to the country level. We need to know who is responsible for achieving this goal.
For hundreds of thousands of children in North Carolina, in the US achieving success in school can be a struggle.
In Africa, achieving a meaningful and relevant education means addressing a web of challenges in society in order to attain a transformative outcome.
Parents of small children have long been hearing about the perils of ‘screen time’. And with more screens, and new technologies such as Amazon's Echo speaker, the message is getting louder.
Past research has found that college students commonly misuse stimulant medications such as Ritalin and Adderall as ‘study aids’. That's despite the fact that there is no evidence the drugs help kids who do not have attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), UPI reported.
Eighty-three percent of parents who give their kids an allowance believe they should earn it by doing chores, according to an annual T. Rowe Price survey.
A frequent question regarding domestic violence is whether or not it has a negative impact on children involved. Some hold the mistaken belief that many children are ‘too young’ to be affected, or that since children are so resilient, they are not impacted as severely by the violence.
Children must be taught about Britain’s rich history of immigration if Prime Minister Theresa May is to achieve her ‘mission’ of tackling racial injustice, the UK’s anti-discrimination watchdog said.
Research published recently has revealed that the academic development of British children is being significantly affected by dangerously low levels of sleep.