Angels in the Marble: How to Teach Your Children to See their own Beauty

by Dr. Scott Zarcinas   When I was shifting careers from medicine to writing in the early months of 2000, I had a dream in which I was being chased by evil criminals. Normally I dream in colour, but this… Continue Reading >

The Simple Way to Teach Your Child Emotional Intelligence

by Dr. Scott Zarcinas   Emotions are powerful. They can be the wind pushing your child toward their goals, or they can be the anchor ropes tying them to the spot. So it’s very important to teach our children about… Continue Reading >

10 Fun Tips for Teaching your Kids Maths

Many of us have been traumatised by mathematics at school. So when it comes to helping your kids develop a positive attitude to maths, there’s simple and fun ways that you can explore it whether you’re at home or out… Continue Reading >

Teaching Your Kids How to Behave Around Pets

For lots of us, our families started growing when we brought home our first pet, long before the children arrived! Like all cohabiting beings pets and kids need to learn how to live together. Setting the ground rules of how… Continue Reading >

Common Mistakes when Teaching Personal Safety and How to Avoid Them

Australia’s Biggest Child Safety Lesson (ABCSL) is a free livestreamed event that engages children across the country in vital personal safety education. In National Child Protection Week, the Daniel Morcombe Foundation will livestream two brand new video safety lessons to… Continue Reading >

10 Reasons to Take Your Child to the Library

by Susan Taylor   The library was such a magical place to me when I was growing up. I have so many happy memories going there with my mum and spending hours discovering and reading new stories in such a… Continue Reading >

Expert Advice for Teaching your Child at Home

With uncertainty around how governments and schools are going to respond to Covid-19, many Australian parents are looking for help with preparing for a homeschooling or remote learning scenario. Experienced educator and Chief Learning Officer at Cluey Learning, Dr. Selina… Continue Reading >

Homeschooling tips for parents

By Hayden McEvoy, founder of A Team Tuition You’re passionate about your children’s education. But, you didn’t sign up for being their teacher. And yet, suddenly, thanks to COVID-19, you’re home-schooling. Whether you’re teaching ABC’s or motivating your high schooler… Continue Reading >

Homeschooling Tips and Tricks

Homeschooling can be very rewarding in which you can teach children and teens one on one. You get to actually focus on that child or teen and help them. Sometimes you may have a few children to home school and… Continue Reading >

Age and Gender and School Readiness

“My son is born a couple of months prior to the cut off date for them to start school. I think I will give them a second year at kindy”. As a school principal I have heard these comments many… Continue Reading >