Young Children

A Picture-Perfect Family Holiday

Laura Kenny | Posted 11.05.2015 | UK Parents
Laura Kenny

The postcard version doesn't tell of the lunchtime we were sitting in a super-busy tourist trap restaurant on a seafront waiting for our lunch. A six-year-old was hungry, and started feeling 'cold' because we were in the shade, you know, to avoid burning in the hottest part of the day.

Assaults By Primary School Children 'On The Rise'

PA | Posted 25.07.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Primary school children are being suspended from school increasingly often for assaulting their teachers and classmates, according to official figures...

The New Cost of Childhood

Gordon Alexander | Posted 29.07.2012 | UK
Gordon Alexander

The long-term future of Europe's youngest citizens risks being ignored as governments battle to keep their heads above water in the current economic storm.

Explaining Difficult Events to Young Children on The Anniversary of 9/11

Rachel McClary | Posted 10.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Rachel McClary

There are many difficult things in life and we can't always shield our children from those things. I think it's important to help children to ask questions about things that are difficult to understand, we may not always have the answers, but maybe that in itself helps children see that some things in life are hard to explain, even for grown ups.