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‘Let families decide homework amount’

Jay Mathews looks at a new book about the homework, screen time and how kids allocate their time.

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Independent schools on the rise

The Western Cape Education Department says the number of registered independent schools has increased by 47 since 2009.

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Talking to kids about vegetarianism

Casey Seidenberg's 10-year-old is a pescatarian say his friends... or is he?

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Michelle Obama hits hard on school food
May 29 2014 at 12:07

US First lady Michelle Obama made a rare foray into political debate, slamming a bid to change school nutrition standards.

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Madiba Lego video is a winner
May 29 2014 at 09:34

The team who used Lego to tell Nelson Mandela's life story have been rewarded with a trip to Cannes. [VIDEO]

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7% of SA kids start smoking by 10
May 28 2014 at 12:26

One in five SA children in grades 8 to 11 are tobacco smokers, says an expert.

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‘Keep small children out of school’
May 27 2014 at 11:48

Where should small children spend some of their crucial early years, and who is paying for this?

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The generation that needs to learn to play
May 26 2014 at 14:32

Meet Generation z - children who are 10 times more likely to smile at their cellphones than a human being.

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The kids who go to the trash can
May 26 2014 at 12:19

More children are being abandoned every year but fewer are being adopted.

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Taking prints keeps ’em safe
May 26 2014 at 12:19

More than 400 KwaZulu-Natal school pupils have signed up for a project in which their fingerprints are taken.

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The long walk to freedom - in blocks
May 23 2014 at 07:33

A Johannedburg ad agency is mounting a campaign to remember Nelson Mandela... the Lego way. [VIDEO]

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Teachers urged to be disciplined, assertive
May 22 2014 at 11:56

A prominent educationist has called on teachers to reassert their authority - short of corporal punishment.

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SA kids beat Aussies - just
May 21 2014 at 11:57

South African children have been given a D-grade when it comes to physical activity - but they beat Australian kids.

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