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.
They come complete with a multi-media presentation and a certificate of achievement.
National and NSW teachers' unions and education experts have strongly criticised Australian Education Minister Simon Birmingham's plan to introduce literacy and numeracy checks for all year 1 students, and say that it involves importing a test that has failed to improve reading skills in UK primary schools.
Chances are you will run into this issue at some stage.
One teacher decided to carry out a revealing experiment.
Two mothers with sons at Knox Grammar are suing each other for defamation following a string of instant messages.
Are your kids so over everything right now? You're not alone.
There is a good reason why.
There is a current community discussion under way that focuses on the need to open more varied school uniform rules for girls – to allow them to wear school uniform that is more traditionally male. At present, the discussion is limited to reducing the disadvantage experienced by girls, through the introduction of trousers and pants options, removing the expectation on girls to wear dresses to school – gendered uniforms. But could we go further and get rid of school uniforms completely?
Do you give your child a snack at school pick-up? Well, this mum has seen other parents do just that and now she's wondering if she should too.
They even have names - Billy and Bollinda.
All girls in WA will now have the option to wear shorts.