What can I bake for the kids school playlunch? Looking for a little sweet treat for after school snack? Here is a collection of yummy bickies, cookies, slices to pop into their lunchboxes.
What one mother wishes she knew when she sent her son off to 'big' school last year.
If you find yourself among the quarter of parents who say they feel there is competition with other parents about lunch box contents Kerri Sackville has a solution for you.
When little Harry Cecceto's parents were told their little boy was profoundly deaf when he was a toddler, they were concerned their son might not be able to attend a mainstream school.
While I’m not that keen to get back into the daily lunchbox, school uniform, crazy school run rush, I am quite excited for my kids to get back to school.
A new school year is upon us, for some it will be their very first, and Andrew Daddo has some sage words of advice to help put it all in perspective.
It’s no wonder that so many children dislike reading their home reader but is there an alternative?
Orientation day feels like a long time ago – how do we keep up the momentum?
Up to 5000 four-year-olds could go straight to prep this year.
This year I will face my biggest parenting challenge to date – my eldest daughter starts school, thus forcing me to adopt the one thing I have so far resisted – a routine.
Nobody is perfect, so the saying goes. However, as my son ends his first year at school, I think the words "except kindergarten teachers" need to be added to the end of the popular adage.
No one told me years would disappear in a blink; that time would speed up right when I want it to slow down.
2015 school holiday dates and school term dates for all Australian states on Essential Kids.