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?
Before you judge, consider this.
I'm not even asking for much. Indeed, I'd be happy with the return of just one phrase.
If you want your kids to have a bath, do their chores, or go to bed, you might need to lower your voice.
I had to let go of the expectation that my son would be able to power through every temptation. He needed some support.
You can't rely on car journeys alone.
She’s really been pushing buttons. Is there some way to nip this in the bud?
It's unfair and unlikely to improve behaviour – so why is it still acceptable in most education department policies?
The 35-year-old was found to have used an unnecessary amount of force when she hit her nine-year-old daughter with the spoon in October last year.
The key is for kids to understand the difference between accidental and intentional.
In short, as in most cases, 'everything' consists of virtually nothing.
Believe me, you are not alone in this struggle.