Child labor has been substantially reduced in Latin America, but 5.7 million children below the legal minimum age are still working and a large proportion of them work in precarious, high-risk conditions or are unpaid, which constitute new forms of slave labor.
More than a third of councils in England are cutting educational support totaling £4 million for deaf children, according to figures obtained by the National Deaf Children’s Society (NDCS).
Sitting in a regional western Australian classroom the last thing you would expect to hear is the hustle and bustle of the lively streets of Beijing.
Teachers have been told not to ask a classroom of children what they did at the weekend an attempt to ‘poverty proof’ schools.
A small study finds that healthy older people who exercise regularly have fewer problems with word retrieval.
Researchers have found a positive relationship between midday-napping and nighttime sleep. They believe it might be key to boosting neurocognitive function in early adolescents.
By US federal law passed in 1975, children with intellectual disabilities are supposed to spend as much time as possible in general education classrooms.
Teachers are now expected to be social workers, speech therapists and keep an eye on pupils’ health, the UK Education Secretary has suggested.
Children should be encouraged to run around classrooms in lessons to get them fit, the National Association of Headteachers annual conference in Liverpool will be told.
We are on the threshold of the auspicious 15th of Sha’ban, for which certain rituals have been prescribed
Seventeen-year-old David Mayer from Ohio said he felt constant pressure from his parents to be perfect. Overwhelmed, he started using drugs.
Iran’s vice presidential office for science and technology plans to develop domestic knowledge enterprises, aiming to replace imported products with similar Iranian-made ones.
Readers might nod along or roll their eyes at a newspaper opinion piece, but a new study provides evidence that op-ed columns are an effective means for changing people’s minds about the issues of the day.
The more failing grades students have during eighth grade, the more likely they are to experience social-emotional learning problems, academic difficulties and behavioral problems during their freshman year in high school, a new study found.
Innovators aren't born, they can be made, according to recent research from the University of California San Diego's School of Global Policy and Strategy.
Domestic violence is any violent or aggressive behavior by one person against another within home, typically involving the violent abuse of a spouse or partner
A major national survey of over 1,200 Australians, led by Western Sydney University, found that social class has a strong influence on a person's cultural tastes – with level of education and occupation being key factors in determining cultural preferences.