Skip to content

Pages tagged 'childhood'

We have 42 pages tagged as 'childhood'

Related tags:

Filter pages by:

More filter options

Explore.
Watch, listen, debate & discover with our experts

RSS Icon
  • Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    19 Sep 2017

  • The man behind Matilda – what Roald Dahl was really like

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 19 Sep 2017
    Roald Dahl: the incredible storyteller loved by millions or a belittling bully? Find out what his character was like in this article.
  • Do music lessons help with children's other classes? Creative commons image Icon lothlaurien under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

    Do music lessons help with children's other classes?

    By Fernand Gobet, Giovanni Sala

    There's been research which suggests picking up an instrument can improve children's educational performance across...

    Read now: Do music lessons help with children's other classes? about Managing projects through people

    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    11 Jan 2017

  • Do music lessons help with children's other classes?

    Do music lessons help with children's other classes? Creative commons image Icon lothlaurien under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 11 Jan 2017
    There's been research which suggests picking up an instrument can improve children's educational performance across the board. But is there really any proof?
  • Displaced children of our time Creative commons image Icon International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies - Flickr under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license

    Displaced children of our time

    By Dr Naomi Holford

    We have seen unprecedented numbers of refugees crossing borders over the last few years - what is life like for the...

    Read now: Displaced children of our time about Managing projects through people

    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    12 Sep 2016

  • Displaced children of our time

    Displaced children of our time Creative commons image Icon International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies - Flickr under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 12 Sep 2016
    We have seen unprecedented numbers of refugees crossing borders over the last few years - what is life like for the children and young people making this...
  • Do boys need male role models? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: © Og-vision | Dreamstime.com

    Do boys need male role models?

    By Martin Robb, Sandy Ruxton

    Is a lack of ‘male role models’ the source of the problems faced by young men today? And does involving more men in...

    Read now: Do boys need male role models? about Managing projects through people

    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    30 Aug 2016

  • Do boys need male role models?

    Do boys need male role models? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: © Og-vision | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 30 Aug 2016
    Is a lack of ‘male role models’ the source of the problems faced by young men today? And does involving more men in boys’ care and welfare make a difference?...
  • When do children develop a sense of gender? Creative commons image Icon Brian Sawyer under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license

    When do children develop a sense of gender?

    By Dr Vanessa LoBue

    Young children are flexible about their ideas of gender - but, for most, that flexibility soon vanishes. When do...

    Read now: When do children develop a sense of gender? about Managing projects through people

    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    31 Mar 2016

  • When do children develop a sense of gender?

    When do children develop a sense of gender? Creative commons image Icon Brian Sawyer under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 31 Mar 2016
    Young children are flexible about their ideas of gender - but, for most, that flexibility soon vanishes. When do ideas about gender become fixed in children...
  • Do children exercise less in winter? Creative commons image Icon Scorpions & Centaurs under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license

    Do children exercise less in winter?

    New research suggests that when the weather gets colder, and days shorter, children exercise less.

    Read now: Do children exercise less in winter? about Managing projects through people

    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    23 Feb 2016

  • Do children exercise less in winter?

    Do children exercise less in winter? Creative commons image Icon Scorpions & Centaurs under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 23 Feb 2016
    New research suggests that when the weather gets colder, and days shorter, children exercise less.
  • Bringing up Britain Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC

    Bringing up Britain

    Mariella Frostrup presents the series that explores the complex realities of parenting in today's Britain.

    Learn more: Bringing up Britain

    Radio Programme

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Aug 2015

  • Bringing up Britain

    Bringing up Britain Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Aug 2015
    Mariella Frostrup presents the series that explores the complex realities of parenting in today's Britain.
  • Making a difference: Youth participation Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University

    Making a difference: Youth participation

    Ellie Jones speaks about how young people can participate in community, research and policy driven projects.

    Watch now: Making a difference: Youth participation about Managing projects through people

    Video

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    26 Aug 2015

  • Making a difference: Youth participation

    Making a difference: Youth participation Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 26 Aug 2015
    Ellie Jones speaks about how young people can participate in community, research and policy driven projects.
  • Do we really listen to children and young people? Creative commons image Icon By Lexie Flickinger [CC BY 2.0], via Flickr Creative Commons under Creative-Commons license

    Do we really listen to children and young people?

    By Victoria Cooper

    Dr Victoria Cooper from the Children's Research Centre discusses enabling participation by children and young people.

    Read now: Do we really listen to children and young people? about Managing projects through people

    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    26 Aug 2015

  • Do we really listen to children and young people?

    Do we really listen to children and young people? Creative commons image Icon By Lexie Flickinger [CC BY 2.0], via Flickr Creative Commons under Creative-Commons license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 26 Aug 2015
    Dr Victoria Cooper from the Children's Research Centre discusses enabling participation by children and young people.
  • OU on the BBC: The Invention of Childhood ARCHIVE Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Corbis

    OU on the BBC: The Invention of Childhood ARCHIVE

    By The OpenLearn team

    The invention of childhood is a major 30 part history series exploring British childhood and the experience of...

    Read now: OU on the BBC: The Invention of Childhood ARCHIVE about Managing projects through people

    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Nov 2013

  • OU on the BBC: The Invention of Childhood ARCHIVE

    OU on the BBC: The Invention of Childhood ARCHIVE Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Corbis
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Nov 2013
    The invention of childhood is a major 30 part history series exploring British childhood and the experience of British children.
    Page 1 of 5
    Page 1 of 5