The Importance of Your Child’s Middle Years

Dr Lisa Mundy is Project Manager, Murdoch Children's Research Institute. She is part of the first study in the world to take a detailed look at the middle years. She helped start the CATS project, led by Professor George Patton. It’s a longitudinal study of the health and emotional development of 1200 Melbourne children through their middle years. … Continue reading The Importance of Your Child’s Middle Years

Belgian minister resigns over school-strike conspiracy claims

A Belgian environment minister has been forced to resign after falsely claiming the country’s intelligence services held evidence that children skipping school to demonstrate over climate change were being directed by unnamed powers. Tens of thousands of Belgian children, inspired by the lone protest launched last year by Greta Thunberg, then 15, outside the Swedish … Continue reading Belgian minister resigns over school-strike conspiracy claims