Paintpots News

Jul 11, Emotion coaching: Helping kids cope with negative feelings

Kids do better in life when they have parents who provide them with emotion coaching. But what is "emotion coaching?" How do we know it works? And how can we become more effective coaches? more

K-pop drives boom in Korean language

The popularity of K-pop is driving a global boom in learning the Korean language. more

Emma's Diary faces fine for selling new mums' data to Labour

UK's data watchdog plans to fine the owner of the Emma's Diary baby advice and gift service £140,000. more

Cave rescue: ‘You never know when you’ll need English’

A school several of the Thai cave boys attend is celebrating their rescue - and use of English. more

Prince Charles launches research for an 'uncertain world'

Businesses and researchers are brought together by Prince Charles to tackle global challenges. more

PayPal told customer her death breached its rules

Payments firm apologises after writing "insensitive" letter to cancer victim about her debt. more

College worker appeared in pornography, hearing told

The images were "pretty grim", a colleague told a fitness to practice hearing. more

Rising numbers pass primary Sats tests

A higher proportion of primary school pupils in England reach the expected standards in maths and English. more

A mother's place 'is in the home'

A survey suggests most people are against mothers of young children going out to work. more

University entry 'should be background, not just exams'

The university access watchdog says students' background should be a factor in awarding places. more