The Children’s Commissioner for England has used youngsters’ feedback to outline how a future government could help transform children’s life chances.
With a General Election likely in the coming months, Anne Longfield says that while politicians...Read more
Asthma is associated with childhood fractures for boys, but not girls, underlining the importance of bone health education says Cheryl Critchley, a writer for the University of Melbourne’s research publication platform, Pursuit.
It is no secret...Read more
Childhood is actually a mirror… states may prepare glorious rituals, institutions may promote sensitive statements, nations may display power to hide their weaknesses, municipalities may even raise luxurious frontages to hide the seedily back yards,...Read more
There is a kindergarten outside Tokyo that was planned with children in mind. It is the kind of amazing place that all children dream about. The architects Yui and Takaharu Tezuka designed it in 2007,...Read more
In general birth order theory has powerful effects on future personality; and therefore on future relationships and ways of interacting. However, the implications of sibling position have received less clinical attention in the last decade....Read more
Often parents tend to promote autonomous behaviours through the promotion of tasks such as riding a bicycle unassisted and without trainer wheels, and even making decisions about what food to have at certain meal-times. However,...Read more
The many traditional games of different Indonesian cultures, passed down through countless generations to today’s children, as well as helping to realise their right to play, also serve to teach them much of the timeless...Read more