Here are the reasons why up to 14 per cent of parents continue to choose private education over public schools across the country.
While this case of Bondi run-away Michelle Levy ended happily, it has highlighted an issue that many parents find themselves facing: how do you respond when your child threatens to run away from home?
Among the gradations between mean mums and cool mums? Nice mums. And nice mums are highly underrated.
If you're pulling your hair out establishing routines, help is at hand.
His son Archie is being bullied for having ginger hair and TV personality Dr Andrew Rochford has had enough.
Many of us feel frustrated at a lack of completed conversations – or, let's be honest, even thoughts – as our kids interrupt us constantly.
In an age of selfies and a fascination with image, fame and being 'seen', how do we ensure that we nurture the growth of character in our children?
A restaurant owner in Italy fed-up with unruly children has come up with a novel idea to help curb bad behaviour - he's giving patrons with well-behaved kids a discount on their bill.
When a US mum was accused of "babying" her eight-year-old son when he was injured playing basketball, it made her realise that there's still a fundamental problem with the way we're raising our little boys.
It's important to ask nicely, because we should all try to be good people, but asking nicely won't guarantee a good outcome.
Q: We have four kids (8, 6, 4 and almost 1). The older kids are close and tend to do things together.
You might give older children some tasks - finding some of the items on your shopping list or helping put the groceries into bags - so they don't become bored and start to look for a quick-fix treat to overcome their discomfort.
As parents, many of us are used to receiving disapproving stares and judgmental comments from strangers when our kids are being kids – and just how shaming it can feel.