Wondering how to upgrade your child's performance in school, quizzing your younger one over study material might help. According to a new-meta analysis, the students who are quizzed over class material at least once a week tend to perform better on the midterm and final exams compared to students who did not take quizzes. The researchers found in addition to frequency, immediate feedback from instructors also seemed to positively impact student performance. About a year ago, a conversation during a [...]
An extremely disturbing news story has left me jolted and unsettled all evening. A friend’s son, all of four or five years old, was sexually abused by an older boy, all of...
New research from the Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (JAIST) has offered concrete insight into the development of children's psyches, and also made suggestions for educators to improve children's cognitive, spatial, and artistic abilities through the medium of painting.
While owning a dog acts as a stress buster, recent research has found that owning, walking or playing with a dog may help toddlers in their social and emotional development.
A type of smart MRI scan used in people with heart disease could help assess whether children’s cancers are especially aggressive and spot early signs that targeted treatments are working, a new breakthrough UK study suggests.
The way a large number of schools are set up in the UK, with classes grouping children based on their ability, may be severely affecting pupil's self-confidence.
Nehru Centre Director Amish Tripathi launched actress, singer and motivational speaker Raageshwari Loomba Swaroop's latest book ‘Building a Happy Family: 11 Practices of Mindful Parenting’ this week.
Consumption of 100 per cent fruit juice during preschool years, can lead to healthier dietary patterns in later childhood without adversely impacting weight gain, a new study suggests.