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?
Despite the negative-sounding name, 'intentional laziness' is a way for parents to create patterns that will lead children to success later in life.
While a child may choose to identify a parent as a "best friend," it's different if a parent calls that child a best friend.
It can even be selfish.
The lift had only partly opened when I heard the screams. They were coming from two boys who were wrestling in the corridor and one was soon blocking the entrance to the office where I was heading.
A good number of today's parents are more concerned with achievement than character.
Younger children don't understand they're committing a crime.
What would Regina George and her posse become almost 14 years later?
Officials issue warnings about 'Tide Pod challenge'.
American singer Kelly Clarkson has sparked debate over whether it is okay to smack your child after admitting she is "not above spanking" her two children.
Twitter debate grows as people's preferences emerge.
There is a lot to consider when making this big decision.