Is Homework Important?

by A global survey of parents has reignited debate about the value, or otherwise, of homework for schoolchildren, according to a report on ABC Radio Melbourne. The survey of more than 27,000 parents was conducted by the Varkey Foundation, a not-for-profit organisation […]

Is Your Child Ready To Go Back To School?

by As the holidays dwindle down, kids can start to become more restless and nervous for the new school year ahead, this could be due to it being your child’s first year of school, their first year of high school, or maybe they’re […]

It Takes A Village

by We found this interesting article on Mamamia explaining how your children’s experiences are shaped not only by you but by other influences that surround them as well. “When it came to my first day of school, I was prepared, I was […]

Let’s Count At Work

by With one in six children in Australia starting school behind, it’s important for parents to have a role in the development of their child’s early maths skills. Just in time for National Literacy and Numeracy Week (4-10 September), the Lets Count […]