Children who have difficult relationships with their mothers are clingy towards teachers

Children who experience "dependent" or clingy relationships with their preschool teachers tend to also have difficulties in their relationships with their mothers finds researchers at the NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development. The research, published…

News

Music improves social communication in autistic children

Engaging in musical activities such as singing and playing instruments in one-on-one therapy can improve autistic children's social communication skills,…

Gender inequality could be driving the deaths of girls under 5

Levels of gender inequality across the world are associated with disproportionate death rates among girls under five years old, according…

Children with autism, developmental delays nearly 50% more likely to be overweight

A new study by researchers at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), the University of Pennsylvania and six other centres reveals…

UKEd Leadership

Highlighting women’s achievements makes them want to be the boss

Highlighting female achievements in the workplace makes capable women significantly more likely to want to be the boss, a study shows. Public feedback…

Want to become an expert? Here’s the 5 things you need…

Becoming an expert in any field takes time and dedication, and many people think they have a good amount of knowledge to be…

Health

Children who have difficult relationships with their mothers are clingy towards teachers

Children who experience "dependent" or clingy relationships with their preschool teachers tend to also have difficulties in their relationships with their mothers finds…

Getting children to eat their greens? Both parents need to set an example

A positive example set by both the mother and the father promotes the consumption of vegetables, fruit and berries among 3-5-year-old children, according…

Research

Early-life screen time linked to reduced physical activity in preschool children

Children aged two to three who spend more than three…

Non gendered individuals in power situation shown as part of the study

From as young as 4, children see males as more powerful than females

As early as four years old, children associate power and…

Want to become an expert? Here’s the 5 things you need…

Becoming an expert in any field takes time and dedication,…

Health & Wellbeing

Children who have difficult relationships with their mothers are clingy towards teachers

Children who experience "dependent" or clingy relationships with their preschool teachers tend to also have…

Getting children to eat their greens? Both parents need to set an example

A positive example set by both the mother and the father promotes the consumption of…

Love matters: How parents’ love shapes children’s lives

Parents often put their own relationship on the back burner to concentrate on their children,…

Gadgets & EdTech

Giving people a ‘digital identity’ could leave them vulnerable to discrimination

Global efforts to give millions of people missing key paper documents, such as a birth certificate, a digital identity could…

Highlights from MGF 2019

This article has been written for the UKEdMagazine Supplement focusing on the Moscow Global Forum – City of Education 2019…

Futures look bright in Skolkovo

This article has been written for the UKEdMagazine Supplement focusing on the Moscow Global Forum - City of Education 2019…

Features

Make a Dementor From Harry Potter

We really struggled to agree on what category to file this resource feature under, so…

Entertainment

In fiction, young people choose traditional love and gender stereotypes

Fictional television series can have an influence on the construction of young people's identities and values. In relation to the depiction of…

Politics

Poorest areas in England infested with Fast Food outlets

New figures from Public Health England (PHE) reveal England’s poorest areas are fast food hotspots, with 5 times more outlets found in…