Is it OK for children to count on their fingers? Generations of pupils have been discouraged by their teachers from using their hands when learning maths. But a new research article, published in Frontiers in Education shows using fingers may be a much more important part of maths learning than previously thought.
Representative Office of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in Iran has invited all creative Iranian children and youth in the fields of painting, graphic and video to take part in the international competition to design poster and video for world food day in 2017.
Globally over 1.5 billion people live in countries that are affected by conflict, violence and fragility. Meantime, around 200 million people are affected by disasters every year — a third of them are children. And a significant proportion of the 168 million children engaged in child labor live in areas affected by conflict and disaster. These are the facts. Up to you to reflect on the immediate future of humankind.
A father's resources, relationships, and parenting beliefs affect how he spends time with his children and financially provides for his family, finds a study led by NYU's Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development.
Mosul's children are bearing the brunt of the intensified fight between the Iraqi government forces and the Daesh group in the city's western half, the United Nations children's agency warned on Monday.