child behaviour

Young people share moving stories of kindness through imagery
Young people share moving stories of kindness through imagery May 7, 2015 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Throughout February and March, University of Tasmania ran an Instagram competition, ‘Random Snaps of Kindness’ in preparation for National Youth Week. Tasmanians between the ages of 13-25 submitted photos on Instagram using the #kindsnaps hashtag, and @volunteeringtas to win prizes, and ... Read More »

Socially responsive children are more popular
Socially responsive children are more popular May 6, 2015 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Children who are sensitive to the thoughts and feelings of others are more popular in the playground, according to new research from The University of Queensland. Published in the journal Child Development, the study found pre-schoolers and primary school children ... Read More »

Early intervention makes all the difference for children with autism
Early intervention makes all the difference for children with autism May 2, 2015 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Julia Ilott is still in the process of completing her graduate diploma to qualify as a school teacher but she’s already had plenty of insight into how classrooms can accommodate children with a developmental condition. Her son Nathanael has autism ... Read More »

Yoga for supporting children as learners
Yoga for supporting children as learners April 16, 2015 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Introducing basic yoga techniques into regular theory-based lessons could be the key to helping students remain focused and motivated at school, according to a Charles Sturt University (CSU) Lecturer. Lecturer in Human Movement Studies (Health and Physical Education) and Creative ... Read More »

Hugs Can’t Fix Anxiety from Physical Punishment
Hugs Can’t Fix Anxiety from Physical Punishment April 11, 2015 (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

A loving mom can’t overcome the anxiety and aggression caused by corporal punishment, and her otherwise warm demeanour may make it worse, according to research led by Duke University that was recently published in the Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent ... Read More »

Testing treatments for children’s behaviour disorders
Testing treatments for children’s behaviour disorders April 8, 2015 (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Most parents have times when their defiant, argumentative child seems like an antagonistic alien. Hostile, boundary-pushing behaviour is usually part of normal childhood development. However, when the behaviour isn’t transient, when it’s intense and relentless, when it disrupts the family ... Read More »

Researcher says non-conforming students don’t need ‘fixing’
Researcher says non-conforming students don’t need ‘fixing’ March 24, 2015 (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

A Victoria University psychology researcher says students who don’t ‘fit in’ at school – socially, academically or behaviourally – don’t necessarily require ‘fixing’ by school authorities. Dr Tim Corcoran, a senior research fellow in critical psychology at VU’s Victoria Institute ... Read More »

All eyes on classroom camera
All eyes on classroom camera March 1, 2015 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Students have long suspected teachers can see out of the back of their heads. Now, with the help of 360 degree video cameras, ECU’s School of Education is training its pre-service teachers to do just that. Researchers, in partnership with ... Read More »

Good citizenship should start early
Good citizenship should start early February 16, 2015 (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

You’re never too young to start being an active citizen, according to a QUT early childhood education academic who says educating children about sustainability can influence wider societal change. Associate Professor Julie Davis, from QUT’s School of Early Childhood, is ... Read More »

Anxiety in Children
Anxiety in Children February 13, 2015 (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Transcript In this modern fast-paced world, it’s not uncommon for anyone of any age, and that includes children, to at times be anxious. Hi, I’m Doctor Joe. Probably generations ago, people were also anxious about things and it could be ... Read More »







 
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