Britain has created a crisis in childhood, says former children’s commissioner

Sir Al Aynsley-Green has written a hard-hitting book that he hopes will shame politicians and spark a national debate. Childhood is being ruined in the UK, and the education system under Theresa May’s government is largely to blame. That is the central message of a new book, The British Betrayal of Childhood, published this week … Continue reading Britain has created a crisis in childhood, says former children’s commissioner

Simplifying Childhood May Protect Against Mental Health Issues

This article is nearly two years old now, but probably more relevant today. In any case, it has struck a note with followers of Alliance for Childhood's Facebook Page with over 1,300 views in less than 24 hours. "When I read Kim John Payne’s book, Simplicity Parenting one message leapt off the page. Normal personality … Continue reading Simplifying Childhood May Protect Against Mental Health Issues