Author: Editor

From the editorial team at The Education Wire.

Playtime with dad may improve children’s self-control

Children whose fathers make time to play with them from a very young age may find it easier to control their behaviour and emotions as they grow up, research suggests.

Why teachers need to don kid gloves as schools re-open By David Whyley @davewhy

Formal Learning should wait

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

USA based researchers found that these children are prone to being anxious, withdrawn, and overly shy.

STEM students learn as well online as in classrooms

 Students learned just as much in online STEM college courses as they did in traditional.

Connectedness to nature makes children happier

This connection causes children to display more sustainable behaviours, which in turn gives them greater levels of happiness

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,.

Having fewer children reduced the education gap in China

Study finds women got more schooling, delayed parenthood

Teacher race and gender bias: Perceptions of students’ approach to learning affects grades

Researchers in the USA look at how racial bias can impact on teaching.

Sitting still linked to increased risk of depression in adolescents

Young people who are inactive for large proportions of the day throughout adolescence face a greater risk of depression by age 18