Joyce Kabaki

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What are the best children's books on science?

From the environmental classic Dear Greenpeace to out of this world books about space, the Book Doctor celebrates science week with book choices to inspire the scientists of the future<p>As it’s science week we want to find some good books to get primary school aged children excited about science – …

13 Discipline Tricks from Teachers

How teachers get their kids to behave (and how you can too!)<p>As I sat on a teeny-tiny chair reading to Vivian in her kindergarten classroom, I noticed …

This is the skill that determines your child’s future employability

Whether a college education is becoming obsolete is debatable. The competitive advantage is shifting away from the smartest people in the room to those who can relate to others—those with a high emotional intelligence and strong interpersonal skills. Harvard economics professor David Deming’s …

Ten Things Every Educator Should Say More Often

In a previous post, I shared eight things a successful educator should never say. Admittedly, that is a negative way to think about the impact of …

Teaching

Children Today Report More Anxiety than Child Psychiatric Patients in the 1950’s

Anxiety levels in children are associated with low social connectedness and high environmental threat<p>April McCarthy, Prevent Disease<p>Two new …

How easily can a parent psychologically damage their child?

Bringing a person into the world, teaching them wrong from right, and equipping them with the skills to live a happy life make parenting an extremely …

Child behaviour: Reward-based systems don't work, psychologist says

Your toddler having a meltdown, or your teen refusing to put down their smartphone and help out around the house?<p>Simply trying to eliminate …

David Bowie tops Aria chart and beats Michael Jackson's albums record

Seventeen of David Bowie’s albums chart in Australian Recording Industry Association top 100 as retailers report dramatic increase in sales<p>David Bowie fans may still be in mourning but it seems that, commercially, the musician’s golden years are just beginning, with 17 of his albums storming into …

David Bowie