Are children’s television programmes too cool for school?

New research to be presented at the 2018 American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition looks at how school life is depicted on children’s TV shows and what influence it may have on how children perceive school

Children’s violent video game play associated with increased physical aggressive behaviour

Dartmouth analysis of multiple studies demonstrates how effect varies across ethnicity

Asking questions, testing improves student learning of new material

Jason Chan makes a point to periodically interrupt his lecture and ask students a question.

Digital media use linked to behavioural problems in kids

re children who spend lots of time using digital devices prone to psychiatric problems? A.

Strategic classroom intervention can make big difference for autism students

Special training for teachers may mean big results for students with autism spectrum disorder, according.

Neighbourhoods can help buffer impacts from childhood poverty

Study suggests that community resources mitigate stress In one of the first studies to examine.

Adolescents with hay fever have higher rates of anxiety and depression

Although allergies affect more than 50 million Americans, they are occasionally misunderstood and can be.

Under age 13, suicide rates are roughly double for black children vs. white children

Suicide rates in the United States have traditionally been higher among whites than blacks across.

Study links parental support and career success of children

A recent study finds that young people who get financial support from their parents have.

Social media makes it both easier and more challenging to parent tweens

Balancing freedom with supervision: 55 percent of parents would read their tween’s texts, social media.