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Chances are that your parents attempted to limit your time in front of a screen, and that you do the same. But there have never been more screens for children to choose from! Televisions, computers, tablets, smartphones – all competing for attention, often at the expense of time spent at play. How comfortable should we be with this shift?
The world is changing fast. Reading, writing and arithmetic might have been the buzzwords while we were at school, but what about our children – what skills do they need to learn to equip them for the future? We pick out five essentials...
So your child hates Maths. I can understand that, I really can. That was me; a skinny, playful boy who just wanted to get outdoors or get stuck into a great book. Wind the clock forward 25 years and I’m poring over budgets, analysing quantitative survey data, devouring website statistics, and calculating odds based on previous trends – and absolutely loving it.
So what happened?
Summer 2014 will be remembered in three simple words. Ice Bucket Challenge. A silly idea that has caught on and generated millions of pounds for charities around the world. How can we capitalise on this new-found excitement? How can we get our children interested and involved in charity? Here are five ideas…
When your child takes the big step from primary to secondary school, the transition may not be so smooth. Preparation to know how to help and how to walk with your children through whatever life throws at them is key.