A simple new questionnaire based on emoticon-style facial expressions could help teachers and others who work with children as young as four to engage them on their happiness and wellbeing levels in the classroom.
(HealthDay)—Transverse myelitis (TM) can be a manifestation of celiac disease (CD) in young children, according to a case report published online Feb. 2 in Pediatrics.
Young children who display disruptive behavior reduce those behaviors when their teacher spends extra time playing individually with them, according to a new University of Virginia study published in December in the journal ...
A class of flame retardants known as polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) have been phased out of production in the U.S. out of concern for their potential neurotoxic effects, particularly in young children. But the compounds ...
Children learn new words using the same method as robots according to psychologists.
The words "enjoy" and "math" often aren't used together by parents: In many homes, the subject instead is associated with anxiety, stress and trepidation.
Affordable child care and flexible work schedules have all been topics of debates in the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign.
Research with flood-affected children reveals serious impacts on well-being but also a desire to take on a role in flood risk management.
For children with speech and language disorders, early-childhood intervention can make a great difference in their later academic and social success. But many such children—one study estimates 60 percent—go undiagnosed ...
Cultivating young children's interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics has become a leading educational priority, as experts predict that many future jobs will require substantial math and technology skills.