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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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Fertility problems: Mental health risk for kids
August 5 2014 at 11:58

Children born to women with fertility problems are more at risk of suffering psychiatric disorders, warn researchers.

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Reading well at 7 sets you up for life
August 4 2014 at 12:08

Children who can read well by the age of seven are more intelligent in later years, scientists have found.

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For children, encouragement is key
August 4 2014 at 12:08

Encouragement and praise might at first glance seem like the same thing, but they are actually very different.

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Managing change at top Pretoria school
August 1 2014 at 11:34

Val Boje talks to outgoing Pretoria High School for Girls headmistress Penny McNair about her years at the helm.

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How do you tell a child she has HIV?
July 31 2014 at 12:06

Sipokazi Fokazi examines the issue of disclosing their HIV status to young children.

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Loom band craze bounces on
July 31 2014 at 12:06

Making your own bracelet on a loom is becoming addictive for young and old.

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Huge benefits if gap year is spent wisely
July 31 2014 at 12:05

Taking a gap year after matric is an option many Grade 12s mull over.

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‘Holiday job can boost teen prospects’
July 30 2014 at 12:15

Children who get part-time jobs during their school holidays boost their wage packets later in life, a new study says.

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Why kids needs the HPV vaccine
July 28 2014 at 14:43

It's a common virus almost everybody has. Helen Grange looks at the Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

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Look before you lock, parents told
July 25 2014 at 11:36

Leaving children in cars in the summer heat is so obviously wrong, yet it happens often.

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