Christian Bucks, a second-grader from York in America, came up with a heart-warming idea to ensure children in his schoolyard need never feel lonely again.
Just like personalities, people have different learning styles. By understanding how your child learns you can help them get the most out of their schooling.
Children's brains, especially those in 'fidgety' ones, have been rewired to expect instant gratification.
Teachers have gotten hours back in the classroom and students are more engaged since Allambie Heights Public School stopped giving homework.
Girls are better at literacy from the age of 4 but boys aren't any better at maths until the age of 8, according to a new study of NAPLAN data that has major implications for parents and teachers.
Bunmi Laditan, the woman behind the hugely successful The Honest Toddler, wrote a letter to her 10-year-old daughter Maya's teachers saying she was "drastically reducing the amount of homework she does this year".
Parents are increasingly siding with their children despite poor grades and bad behaviour, and WA teachers are paying the price.
Once the home of sausage rolls, sugar-coated treats and juice boxes, the school canteen now sells tasty meals ranging from rice paper rolls to butter chicken.
"If I hadn't already told my daughter about the party I would have told Samantha's mother where to put her invitation."
Some parents will go to any lengths to teach their kids life lessons.
As Alison Boston begins the hunt for a school for her four-year-old daughter Sadie, she knows one thing: she won't choose one that forces girls to wear skirts or dresses.
A mum whose son has been hospitalised with a horrific head injury has appealed to parents everywhere to speak out against bullying.
Mass brawls each week and teachers refusing to set foot in parts of the playground were common at Bass Hill Public School.