NPR Life Kit

NPR Life Kit

This podcast series strapline is ‘tools to help you get it together’. It’s range is wide but there are specific talks for parents in collaboration with Sesame Workshop including a series called ‘difficult conversations’ which covers topics such death, race, bad news...
Birth, Baby and Beyond

Birth, Baby and Beyond

It might be because I am Australian but this podcast makes me laugh. Good practical advice from midwife Cath is a bonus. Listen here: https://www.podcastone.com/birth-baby-and-beyond
Common Sense Media website

Common Sense Media website

Common Sense Media is a trusted guide for parents to research the good, the bad and the ugly on children’s screens. It is a non profit organisation that reviews app, games, TV, movies and more delivering excellent objective advice, helpful tools, and so much more....

Austin’s Butterfly Building

I love this video which tells the story of a little boy called Austin who was trying to copy a drawing of a butterfly. The teacher is trying to show the kids in the classroom through Austins efforts that being good at something takes practice, perseverance and the...

Ted Talk with Carol Dweck on Growth Mindsets

When I first discovered Carol Dweck and her research on ‘growth mindset’ it was life changing for me and for my children. Growth mindset” is the idea that we can grow our brain’s capacity to learn and to solve problems. In this talk, Carol describes...