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Education Of Children

Why are better educated parents the unhappiest?

Tamara El-Rahi | 06 October 2016 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: education of children, happiness, parenting

More parents are choosing to home school their children – why?

David Roy | 12 July 2016 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: education of children, homeschooling, public schools system

Losing a parent to divorce affects educational ambition

Nicole M. King | 30 March 2016 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: divorce, education of children, educational success

Five reasons why you should read aloud to your kids and pick their favorite book

Ryan Spencer | 05 November 2015 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: children's literature, education of children, reading

A defense of parental authority

Melissa Moschella | 15 October 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: education of children, parental rights, parenthood
To whom do children belong? Part two.

Everything is big in Texas - except school choice

Carine Martinez-Gouhier | 10 March 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: education of children, school choice, Texas
Charter schools are provided for but the state needs a grant programme to meet the demand.

Students struggle to hear teacher in new fad open-plan classrooms

Kiri Mealings | 10 February 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: education of children, schools
It's time to redesign these spaces - or discard the whole idea.

‘Chalk and talk’ teaching might be the best way after all

Kevin Donnelly | 24 November 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: education of children, teaching
That seems to be why Chinese students perform so well.

Left to their own devices?

Cris Rowan | 01 September 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: education of children, information technology
Ten reasons not to use technology for learning in grade school.

The link between family structure and poverty

Nicole M. King | 07 April 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child poverty, education of children, family structure

Who has the right to form young minds?

Anthony Esolen | 16 January 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Common Core, education of children, parental rights
A controversial national curriculum in the US raises a fundamental question.

Lessons about life at Monsters University

Raffaele Chiarulli | 03 September 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: education of children, film reviews, universities
In the world of Pixar, no one is alone: we all need friends.

One child, one teacher, one pen and one book can change the world

Malala Yousafzai | 19 July 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: education of children, Islam, Malala Yousafzai, Pakistan, Taliban
Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai has become a symbol of resistance to Taliban terror. This is her inspiring speech at the UN.

Sky fall: gender ideology comes to the schoolhouse

Adam J. MacLeod and Andrew Beckwith | 14 March 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: education of children, gender theory, same-sex marriage
Since redefining marriage requires us to deny sexual differences, even school children now have to conform to that principle at the risk of punishment.

Tests, and why some kids stress out

Carolyn Moynihan | 08 February 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: education of children, standardised tests, stress
Some people are genetically better equipped to handle stress, but others can learn through less serious forms of competition.

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