The list of people who are worried about what technology and social media are doing to our kids’ brains is growing.
Rather than just teaching children about Internet safety and reducing their digital footprint, we should also encourage them to curate a positive digital footprint which will be an asset for them in their future.
According to UNICEF, child marriage, is defined as a formal marriage or informal union before age 18, a reality for both boys and girls, although girls are disproportionately the most affected. Child marriage is widespread and can lead to a lifetime of disadvantage and deprivation.
Children moving from primary to secondary school are ill-equipped to deal with the onslaught of social media which takes on an increasingly important role in their lives, exposing them to significant emotional risk, a report said.
A mobile application aiming at teaching illiterate individuals will be developed in the near future in Iran, the Mehr news agency reported.
The present research aims at investigating and extracting the principles of monotheistic education based on the teachings of the Quran and the Infallible Imams
Medical practitioners recommend twice-weekly exercise to people with mild cognitive impairment to improve memory and thinking.
Literacy, a benchmark for social and economic progress, is a right and a channel for achieving other rights.
Imam Hassan al-Askari (A.S) has said: "There are two characteristics, which surpass all others: having faith in Allah, and benefiting one's brothers (in faith)."
West Bengal women and child development minister Sashi Panja has advised parents to educate their children about how to make the best use of Internet and where to draw a line. He also expressed concerns over the growing problem of Internet addiction.
Parents and pediatricians know that reading to infants is a good thing, but new research shows reading books that clearly name and label people and objects is even better.
Kenya's future growth can only be secured by nurturing the youth and preparing them to take on the future with the skills necessary to keep moving the country forward, a government official said.
These days, Christian countries around the world are getting ready for Christmas. All streets, stores and houses are decorated with lights for this festive season. You hear Christmas songs everywhere and some people even wear Christmas jumpers.
The best teachers should be put in reception classes to have the biggest impact on a child’s education, a major study has found.
Children can be left confused and unable to write accurate sentences because of ‘uncertain’ grammar teaching, experts have warned.
South Sudan's children are facing a raft of daily horrors and deprivations and urgently require a peaceful, protective environment, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said, warning that “anything less, places children and women at even greater risk of grave violations and abuse.”