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16 Feb '16, 08:55am
Touch and smell the roses
Touch and smell the roses

A 'touch-and-feel' garden at the Athlone School for the Blind gives blind children an opportunity smell and touch flowers.

15 Feb '16, 6:00pm
Author’s cross cultural appeal is child’s play
Author’s cross cultural appeal is child’s play

Currently wrapping up her SA book tour, English author Julia Donaldson is familiar with our languages, writes Theresa Smith.

10 Feb '16, 8:00pm
Oh no Katie! Not the straightener
Oh no Katie! Not the straightener

Reality TV star Katie Price has faced a backlash on social media after she used a straightener on her eight-year-old daughter's hair.

10 Feb '16, 08:23am
Apply for school by March 11 - or lose out
Apply for school by March 11 - or lose out

The Western Cape Education Department has been distributing pamphlets to schools, warning parents to enrol their children early.

09 Feb '16, 08:12am
Making the connection with heroes
Making the connection with heroes

The plight of children in care and their role in literature has inspired an exhibition at London's Foundling Museum, writes Etan Smallman.

08 Feb '16, 08:52am
Uber to cater for young children
Uber to cater for young children

Uberfamily started with their trials sessions to test a new service aimed at riders travelling with children under the age of three.

04 Feb '16, 07:40am
School opens doors to blind
School opens doors to blind

A Cape Town school's accommodation of a visually impaired pupil has immensely boosted a campaign to integrate the blind into society.

03 Feb '16, 6:00pm
Why does Facebook allow these groups?
Why does Facebook allow these groups?

Facebook's 'teen dating' groups are every parent's nightmare come to life. By Caitlin Dewey.

02 Feb '16, 4:00pm
What happens to a teen without a phone?
What happens to a teen without a phone?

Leslie Landis gave up her phone for a week - and now thinks tech is addicted to us rather than the other way round.

02 Feb '16, 08:51am
School is about people, places and activities
School is about people, places and activities

There are ways in which teachers and parents can make any child's all-important first school days memorable and motivating.

02 Feb '16, 07:45am
Childhood obesity 'could spiral out of control'
Childhood obesity 'could spiral out of control'

Local retailers may have to do away with sweets and chocolates on their check-out aisles.

02 Feb '16, 07:45am
Rediscovered book catnip for Potter’s fans
Rediscovered book catnip for Potter’s fans

A lost story by famed British children's author Beatrix Potter has been discovered amongst her memorabilia.

01 Feb '16, 08:18am
Watch: The Evolution of Barbie
Watch: The Evolution of Barbie

Imagination comes in all shapes and sizes. That's why the world of Barbie is evolving. #TheDollEvolves.

29 Jan '16, 1:30pm
Pics: Barbie gets a makeover
Pics: Barbie gets a makeover

The new dolls join Barbie's Fashionista line will now feature four body types - traditional, tall, petite and curvy.

28 Jan '16, 09:31am
Warning on antidepressants for teens
Warning on antidepressants for teens

Teenages who take common antidepressants are twice as likely to become suicidal, researchers say.