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‘Childhood is for staring at clouds’

Posted on 20th October, 2013 | Find this under Featured, Yano Life

Liz Fraser discovers how to be an encouraging parent without turning into a pushy parent From the moment our children are conceived, our heads become filled with a constant stream of worry. Are they growing enough, eating enough, talking enough, learning enough, sleeping enough..? And before they’ve learned to say, ‘Mum, that’s enough!’ we are [...]

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6 ways to help kids enjoy maths

Posted on 10th September, 2013 | Find this under Featured, Yano Life

Mathematician Professor Jo Boaler shares her tips on helping children to enjoy maths 1. Encourage children to play maths puzzles and games. Award-winning mathematician Sarah Flannery reported that her maths ability and enthusiasm came, not from school, but from the puzzles she was given to solve at home (Flannery, 2002). Puzzles and games or anything with a [...]

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Why kids need financial education

Posted on 3rd September, 2013 | Find this under Featured, The Big Debate

Managing money is an essential life skill that, until now, has never been taught at school. Financial education will soon be part of the National Curriculum, but the responsibility of equipping kids for the harsh realities of economic life should be shared with parents, too, says Lianne Kolirin Hands up if you remember Pythagoras’ theorem, [...]

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