Children in Global Research

Gardening at school reduces childhood obesity

2017.05.10

Overweight children who take up gardening are more likely to lose weight in just one year. A study published in the Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, revealed that the gardening classes dramatically improved ...

Parents among the main causes of early school leaving

2017.04.11

Family problems can compromise kids’ school career more than personal difficulties. An aspect highlighted by the University of Montréal that has developed a multi-year study on dropouts. According to experts, who have monitored a ...

Writing is more beneficial for learning than typing

2017.03.16

The power of the pen is proven by a scientific study showing that digital notetaking by hand is superior to using a laptop with a keyboard. This is the conclusion from brain research conducted ...

Children in foster care have worse health

2016.10.17

Children who are in foster care are at higher risk of mental and physical health problems. A truth emerged from a paper published by the University of California, that after analyzing a relevant sample ...