Tag: parents

Modern Parenting Pt 2798453287412

The secondary school pupils, from Fernhill School in Farnborough, can be heard laughing in the video as they taunt the elderly men by flinging eggs at them, one of which struck a soldier on the back of the head. Footage…

Are We What We Eat..?

…or are we what our mothers ate? A diet high in fat and sugar during pregnancy may be linked to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children with behavioural problems early in life, experts have found. The research, led by scientists…

Use This Technology Wisely…

Windows 10 sends a weekly “activity update” on childrens’ internet browsing and computer history to parents, by default and without telling anyone. Great! No more parents in local newspapers saying ‘I didn’t know what little Shayneese was up to!’ then?…

“Shut Up”, He Explained…

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has said the county council should stop its “endless grumbling” over free school meals. Taking a leaf out of Obama’s book, there, Nick? ‘You won’, right? The Liberal Democrat leader visited Oxford to promote the…

If A Tapeworm Could Speak…

…we now know how it would sound: The new school term will mark the start of the Government initiative offering free lunches to to reception, Year 1 and 2 pupils to ensure pupils get a nutritious meal. The schools are…

Yes. Yes, We Can…

“When it comes to our children, we can never be too careful. It’s a hazardous road and can be very dangerous.” So rather than expect parents to be responsible for their children (if you can’t ‘hold their hands all the…

More Demands From The Usual Suspects…

Disney’s summer blockbuster The Lone Ranger has faced criticism for… Nonsensical plot? Embarrassingly bad performances? Losing money hand over fist? … its portrayal of Butch Cavendish, the film’s villain, with a prosthetic cleft lip. Errr…. Although there have been many…