“You mustn’t tell anyone what I’m about to tell you – do you promise?”: What can (and should) a parent do with information their teen divulges?
What should you do when your child divulges to you that one of their friends is using drugs or alcohol? Paul Dillon provides invaluable advice.
What are the right questions to ask kids in guiding them towards finding a group of friends who will make them feel relaxed and their best selves?
Research shows surrounding adolescents with books can add the equivalent of years to their literacy, numeracy and ICT skills.
The transition from primary to high school can be daunting for children. What can we do to make sure they are prepared and the transition is easy?
Confidence and competence are not the same thing. How do we teach our girls to trust their abilities and persevere in the male-dominated technology sector.
We usually think of role models as people who are perfectly behaved and have achieved excellence. Maybe, what our kids need more are role models who fail and then recover.
Research shows that by age 6 girls believe that men can be very very smart but women can't. Why? And what can we do about it?