22.1.2020 10:30 am
Firstly, teachers’ most fundamental needs must be addressed.
At the start of each new year, there’s a global flurry of excitement and attention around education’s new directions. Technology has become a key part of the discussion. Increased pressure on educators to improve student performance, combined with increasingly disconnected and inattentive students means that schools and universities are desperate for solutions. So they look to technology for change.
Research suggests that with time and without pressure, most children will accept new foods.
Reading for pleasure helps kids in a number of ways.
End-of-year-report-time can make both parents and children anxious. Here are some tips to deal with receiving a ‘bad’ report card.
Kids should be eating fruits and vegetables from all colours of the rainbow.
The Parenty team picks the must-watch kid- (and adult) friendly movies for the festive season.
‘A selfish postman and a reclusive toymaker form an unlikely friendship, delivering joy to a cold, dark town that desperately needs it.’
May assist ADHD sufferers who suffer from sleep disorders.
Parenting a child with special needs? Desirae Pillay gives some ideas on how to cope with the upcoming holiday season.
When faced with your anxious child, you can use the following phrases to help them identify, acknowledge and work through these overwhelming emotions.
Parenty’s resident OT, Anneke de Jager, gives us some ideas on what to do when school holidays roll around in a few weeks.
Reading recipes enhances vocabulary. Baking involves measurement, addition and subtraction. Slicing your personal pizza is a great way to explain fractions to your child.
Research shows that night waking in infancy is associated with behavioural control challenges at three and four years of age.