“Leave Them Alone and They’ll Come Home”

“Leave Them Alone and They’ll Come Home”

By: Robert GarrettWhen our kids were little, people would say, ‘enjoy them now, because when they’re teenagers …’ Consequently, I had this sense of resignation that when they hit their teen years, we’d lose connection with our kids and...
4 Lessons About Parenting Teens in a Hyper-Sexualised Age

4 Lessons About Parenting Teens in a Hyper-Sexualised Age

By: Robert GarrettIn several recent blogs I reference experts encouraging parents to keep the channels of communication open with their teens. From dads staying close to their daughters, to maintaining healthy parental dialogue around social media use, a positive...
Sexting: What to Do if It Happens to Your Child

Sexting: What to Do if It Happens to Your Child

By: Dr Justin CoulsonA friend of mine had an awful ‘sexting’ incident occur with her 11 year-old daughter. Her daughter was having an innocent conversation with a boy from school via text when he asked her to send “noodz” to him. I have two...
TV Host Eddie Woo’s Top Study Tip for Year 12s

TV Host Eddie Woo’s Top Study Tip for Year 12s

By: Clare BruceFor star Youtuber and maths teacher extraordinaire Eddie Woo, teaching in lockdown has come naturally.After all, creating lessons for the screen is something he’s been doing for years; it’s his wildly popular Youtube maths lessons that have...