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.
Original literature has led the children's book market as children's books have become the fast-growing and most vibrant segment of China's book market.
The National Children’s Week, October 7 to 13, is specifically planned to raise children’s environmental consciousness this year.
University lecturers are topping up their earnings by helping students cheat in their degree, a UK government-backed review will suggest.
Exposure to air pollution on the way to school can have damaging effects on children's cognitive development and reduce their working memory, a study has found.
Access to education shouldn’t be determined by a child’s gender, yet 130 million girls globally are out of school and 15 million girls of primary school age will never even enter a classroom.
When disadvantaged youth engage in social activism, they tend to have high-status occupations in adulthood, according to Clemson University and University of Michigan researchers.
Over the decades that I have been asked by people about their personal finances, I have never ceased to be amazed by the abysmal level of knowledge that they have about this subject.
Many parents take the time to read picture books and board books to their young children every day. But did you know poetry can also be very beneficial for children? Reading poetry aloud to and with your young children can have benefits that last for years.