Parents would rather primary schools were judged on pupils’ happiness than test results, according to new research.
Children’s job aspirations have changed little in 20 years, according to an international report.
Around half of parents are waiting at least a year and a half for their child to be formally diagnosed with autism, a charity has warned.
Virtual tours of the UK’s forests have been launched to teach children about the work and jobs of the forestry industry.
A mum-of-four has been battling to escape the cramped and overcrowded home she once shared with an abusive ex-partner.
Play is a fundamental human right, Michael Rosen has said.
New figures revealing the number of children in care has hit a 10-year high point to a care system “in crisis”, the Children’s Commissioner has said.
The level at which children are being exploited by criminals in Britain is “almost back to Victorian times”, a police chief has said.
Society must “never forget” about children who are waiting to be adopted, a charity chief has warned.
Parents of pupils at Carnoustie High have been told to beware of an app which gives strangers the opportunity to video chat with their children online.
Kids who live in Dundee's more deprived areas are up to three times more likely to be overweight than those in more affluent parts, according to new NHS data.
New proposals could see the site of the former Toys R Us at the Kingsway transformed into a family activity centre.
A six-year-old cancer survivor met the cast of The Snowman in London after missing two Christmases in a row due to illness.
One in four children and young people has a problematic relationship with smartphones, research suggests.
Conventional fillings may not be the best way of tackling decay in children’s teeth, new research suggests.
A children’s charity has praised the Government for beginning the repatriation process of British orphans from Syria.
A woman who has fostered more than 250 children over five decades said the Duke of Cambridge was shocked to learn of how many children she has helped.
There is a dramatic drop in children’s physical activity levels by the time they finish primary school, a study has found.
Nurseries should be able to ban sugary and junk food from lunchboxes, according to a poll of nursery workers.
More than one in 10 children say they have missed school due to bullying, according to a poll.