Category: Child Development

Child Development

Here is an article published by the University of Cambridge which discusses the advantages of starting formal schooling later and delaying literacy lessons until the age of 7. We tend…

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We live in a fast-forward world. We’re stressed out, maxed out and exhausted. Michael talks to Carl Honoré, author of the “The Slow Fix” about how to embrace our inner tortoise without rejecting our inner hare.

Child Development Education Strategies Play

nursery_1958606cFormal schooling should be delayed by at least 12 months because an over-emphasis on the three-Rs at an early age can cause significant long-term damage to bright children, according to a leading academic.


Pupils should not be subjected to full classroom tuition until the age of six to off-set the effects of premature “adultification”, it was claimed.

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A trip to the store becomes so much more when you take a little extra time and go at the right time! Go when your child isn’t tired or hungry…

Infants & Toddlers (1-3)

Often parents and caregivers do not think of crafts and toddlers as being the greatest idea. But crafting with a toddler can be a wonderful opportunity to build on their…

Infants & Toddlers (1-3)

Our generation is often referred to as the ‘TV generation’ and we are in danger of raising our kids to follow in our sedentary footsteps. Physical activity isn’t just good…

Infants & Toddlers (1-3)

Teetering & Talking A whole new world has opened up for your young toddler in the past few months. A little personality has emerged and grown from the tiny person…

Infants & Toddlers (1-3)