What to do when your child's school closes 5 min read
What do parents do when they can’t send their children to school due to COVID-19?
How to know when your child is ready for school—and no, it doesn't include reading 10 min read
While there’s no official checklist for school readiness, there are a few traits and behaviours you can look for when it comes to your child starting school.
What a teacher really thinks about school reports 2 min read
School report season is almost upon us. But do they really serve a purpose? One teacher says no.
What to do when your child doesn't get along with their teacher 4 min read
As with any relationship, there will be some teachers who your child will warm to and some they will not.
Literacy expert: Yes, you should read the same books to your child over and over 6 min read
This is one of the key steps in the whole learning-to-read process.
🎥Helping your son with bullying 1 min read
Whether it's online, in school or on the playing field, boys can be susceptible to bullying. Learn the signs and how to help your son through this time.
VIDEO: Preparing your child for their first day of school 1 min read
The first day of school can be challenging for both mums and kids. Here are some tips on how to make that day just a little bit easier.
Why children should stay in school—and not go on protest marches 3 min read
Last month, Mums At The Table published the article, "In the footsteps of Greta Thunberg? One mum says yes. Here's why". Not everybody agreed. Here's one reader's response.
In the footsteps of Greta Thunberg? One mum says yes. Here's why 5 min read
Some may criticise kids for illegally taking time off school to protest major social issues, but in the name of social justice, the end sometimes does justify the means.
Not Christian? You may still want to consider a Christian school. Here's why 1 min read
“Teachers are one of the few groups of people in society who can tell other people what to do in their discretionary time and—by and large—they obey.”