My Independent
Copy of ND GEM 1 (47353947) (Read-Only) (47364763)
INDEPENDENT MEDIA

Commission to ‘engage’ on uniforms

The Competition Commission has concluded its probe into school uniform price fixing.

Read Story

thong pageant afp
AFP

Fury at kids' 'thong’ pageant

Colombian mayor defends ‘shameful’ Little Miss Thong contest.

Read Story

family dinner reut
REUTERS

Why family dinners really do matter

The most important thing you can do with your kids? Eat dinner with them, says a family therapist.

Read Story

Browse Kids

Items 51 - 60 of 93

Tips for tackling the matric exam challenge
October 13 2014 at 11:54

You need to be prepared to ensure that you perform at your best in the most important exams of your school career, writes Esther Lewis.

Read Story
0 comments

Adventures on four wheels
October 10 2014 at 11:45

A limited range of skateboard decks inspired by Cartoon Network's Adventure Time has been designed and is available in SA.

Read Story
0 comments

SA kids falling for nude selfie craze
October 9 2014 at 12:00

Children are sending naked pictures of themselves on social media at 'an alarming rate', says a media law expert.

Read Story
0 comments

A Keepy way with kiddy art
October 2 2014 at 11:56

Christina Breda Antoniades reviews a smartphone app that helps with all those pictures your children draw.

Read Story
0 comments

‘Let families decide homework amount’
September 30 2014 at 11:51

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

Read Story
0 comments

Independent schools on the rise
September 29 2014 at 11:53

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

Read Story
0 comments

Talking to kids about vegetarianism
September 26 2014 at 12:02

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

Read Story
0 comments

Why ‘you’re fat’ is the worse thing to say
September 25 2014 at 11:51

Girls labelled by parents or friends as 'too fat' at age 10 have a higher risk of being obese as adults, a US study has found.

Read Story
0 comments

School admissions stuck in a time warp
September 23 2014 at 11:43

A bemused and frustrated Asanda Ngoasheng is applying for a primary school place for her daughter...

Read Story
0 comments

Cutesy food ads on the way out?
September 22 2014 at 14:02

No more luring of kids to eat sugary, salty treats and fast food, says the health department in draft regulations.

Read Story
0 comments

Items 51 - 60 of 93