Parenting

Fri 18 Jan 2019

'It’s too easy for people to become teachers’

premium_icon 'It’s too easy for people to become teachers’

The CEO of a tuition firm says there’re more to helping kids with homework — and that includes setting the bar too low for teachers entering the industry.

High cost of having kids could be behind low fertility rates

premium_icon High cost of having kids could be behind low fertility rates

For this mum, having kids was something she'd dreamed of since she was a little girl. But new data shows that dream isn't as common as it once was.

Thu 17 Jan 2019

‘I’ll get a pedo to rape you, kid’: Fortnite horror

premium_icon ‘I’ll get a pedo to rape you, kid’: Fortnite horror

IT’S popular with kids but a Brisbane man is warning parents would be shocked if they knew what some players said to children in this game.

Teen talk in 2019: What those acronyms mean

premium_icon Teen talk in 2019: What those acronyms mean

Want to know what those baffling abbreviations and acronyms your teenage son and daughter are using when they talk to each other – and you, actually mean? Here’s a...

Miracle baby: Life started as a fight for Ashton

premium_icon Miracle baby: Life started as a fight for Ashton

SITTING on his mum and dad's lap, Ashton Holloway is a figure far removed from the premature baby that was near death.

Little girl on the way to being Coast's next 'genius'

premium_icon Little girl on the way to being Coast's next 'genius'

Four-year-old Eloise Rogers isn't your average little girl. With an IQ higher than most adults, she's on her way to being our next genius.

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