Children who spend time in nurseries ‘more likely to develop behavioural problems’

Posted On Sep 27 2020 by

first_imgThe research also uncovered trends relating to children who were in formal   child care — away from their parents. The disclosure will revive debate over the best way to raise children amid a   surge in the number of under-fives enrolled in nurseries and with   childminders in the past 20 years. Figures from the Department for Education   show that 441,000 children under five are in day nurseries while another   272,000 are being looked after by childminders. Children raised in poor families with high levels of parental stress or mental   health problems were most at risk of developing emotional problems by the   time they started school, it emerged.center_img The Telegraph 16 October 2013Academics at Oxford University discovered that exposure to some forms of early   education contributed to bad behaviour and could be linked to emotional   problems.The study, based on an analysis of infants from almost 1,000 families, showed   that the strongest influence on children came from within the home itself.last_img read more

Disney World now accepting reservations

Posted On Sep 20 2020 by

first_imgDisney World has now made reservations for it’s hotels available online.The theme park originally stopped taking reservations in March during the thick of the Coronavirus pandemic.Despite the company allowing guest to make reservations in July, they have yet to publically announce when the theme park will actually reopen.Disney’s Chief Medical Officer Dr. Pamela Hymel has, however, written a blog stating that park plans to do a phased reopening in some areas, possibly opening restaurants and retail shops before they open the actual park.It was also said that once the park does reopen, it will only operate at %50 of it’s capacity once reopened.Shanghai Disneyland is the only Disney park that is currently open. It received the greenlight to open on Monday with social distancing practices in place. Guest are expected to have their temperature checked before they enter the park, wear face mask, and practice proper distancing from other groups.The opening could possibly serve as a model for other parks and areas that generally draw large crowds of people.last_img read more