Posts Tagged ‘parental advice’

UK charity offers help to parents who are worried about the costs of sending their kids back to school

Nov 08 2012

As cuts, salary freezes and childcare fees continue to wipe out family earnings, UK charity Turn2us is urging parents to check their eligibility online to help pay for uniforms, class materials, school trips and lunches.

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Mumpreneur’s testimonial: 10 minutes chat with ‘Every Teacher Matters’ author Kathryn Lovewell

Oct 20 2012

Inspirational chat with ‘Every Teacher Matters’ author Kathryn Lovewell.

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Teachers need to step up as parents’ lax attitude to handwashing could be putting children at risk

Oct 11 2012

Research released today by Initial Hygiene suggests that teachers need to be encourage their pupils to wash their hands, as parents may be endangering their children’s health by taking a ‘laissez-faire’ approach to hand hygiene. A survey of primary school children and their parents has shown kids lag behind their parents when it comes to handwashing, with over 40% of youngsters saying that they don’t always wash their hands with soap after using the toilet, and almost three quarters admitting they didn’t wash before every meal.

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CHILD SAFETY GOES DOWN THE PAN AS BRITISH PARENTS IGNORE HOME HAZARDS – Top home safety tips for parents

Jun 19 2012

British parents are unwittingly putting their children at risk in the very place they are meant to be safest, because they have no idea how to child-proof their homes and what lurks behind the loo poses one of the biggest threats.

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COULD QUEST TO BE ‘A PERFECT PARENT’ LEAD TO ‘POST CRADLE DEPRESSION’?

May 25 2012

Research recently released by parenting website Yano.co.uk reveals that more than six out of ten parents say that the pressure to be the ‘perfect parent’ has made them feel low or depressed.

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