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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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California hit by whooping cough epidemic
June 17 2014 at 11:58

California is dealing with its worst outbreak of pertussis since 2010, with nearly 3 500 reported victims so far this year.

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Bear of little brain comes out tops
June 13 2014 at 14:16

Winnie-the-Pooh has been voted the best-loved children's book of the past 150 years.

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Children of divorce ‘more likely to be obese’
June 13 2014 at 11:57

Divorcing parents should be wary of a threat to their children's health - they may become obese, say experts.

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Your child is a natural-born liar
June 9 2014 at 14:15

Melinda Wenner Moyer has some advice on how to deal with the lies your children tell.

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Open door for ‘latchkey kids’
June 11 2014 at 14:23

Free after-school centre makes a big difference to kids, writes Dylan Oktober.

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Classroom art just a distraction?
June 6 2014 at 14:16

Classroom walls covered in decorations could damage children's education, according to researchers.

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‘Investment in early childhood development needed’
June 6 2014 at 12:04

Many creches in impoverished areas have found themselves falling through the cracks.

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‘Education is best at home’
June 4 2014 at 14:44

Many parents are homeschooling their children. The Cape Argus investigates...

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R16m boost for early childhood education
June 3 2014 at 11:58

Cape Town will see the roll-out of more 'centres of excellence' over the coming financial year.

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Your child can go to Hogwarts
May 29 2014 at 12:08

A website offers a Hogwarts education for 'aspiring witches and wizards'.

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