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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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Child suicide on the increase - experts
September 2 2014 at 11:53

South African children face an increasing risk of suicide as the tragedy increases dramatically worldwide.

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Autistic children ‘have a bright future’
September 2 2014 at 11:53

Children with autism can become valued members of society, says a US professor whose daughter is autistic.

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Hello, that kitty is not a cat
August 29 2014 at 11:35

Hello Kitty is not a cat - and never has been , the company behind Japan's global icon of cute insist.

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Vulnerability to hepatitis B may persist
August 28 2014 at 12:07

Children may still be vulnerable to the cancer-causing hepatitis B virus despite having been inoculated, new research suggests.

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E-cigs may tempt youths to smoke - study
August 26 2014 at 11:42

Electronic cigarettes may be more tempting to non-smoking youths than conventional cigarettes, US researchers say.

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Latin a game-changer for literacy?
August 22 2014 at 13:37

Educators think kids should read a dead language - and order lunch in it. Frances Stead Sellers finds out why...

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NY councilman targets fast-food toys
August 22 2014 at 11:49

A New York city councilman wants to ban toys in fast-food restaurant kid meals that do not meet strict dietary guidelines.

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New tool to help pupils find a school
August 22 2014 at 11:49

Western Cape education officials have a new tool to help schools place children at schools.

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Worried parents, worried children...
August 21 2014 at 11:35

Bel Mooney looks at why it is that children are more anxious than ever.

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Teens having sex at a younger age – forum
August 20 2014 at 12:18

South African women are now more at risk than ever of HIV infection, say experts.

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