What Teachers and Parents Need to Know About Phonics

Most primary schools "do phonics" to some degree, but this is still often considered as a dull chore, similar to trying to get k...

Why boys are more likely than girls to be left behind in school?

Why are boys generally more likely to be left behind than girls in school? It's customary in society to encourage young boys to...

Why boys don't like pink cars (a true story)

On the morning of the last day of the year 2023, I met two children at the park. One was a girl of around 8 years old and the ot...

Unveiling the key principles of authoritative parenting

In the intricate dance of parenthood, we all strive for the most effective approach to guide our children towards becoming happy...

Keeping Kids from Counting on their Fingers is Like Stopping their Development in Math

How you can be good at math, and other surprising facts about learning, by Jo Boaler

You have probably heard people say they a...

Preschool Memory Games

MATHnimals MEMORY GAMES

Like any intellectual, social, or physical capacities, memory skills can be developed from the first y...