Wednesday 12 January 2011 Latest Parenting and Education News
By Yvette Vignando - 12th January 2011
A Teacher’s View – Special Education Students Don’t Need Me, they need more. More on this story in the Huffington Post.
Children with Autism Symptoms Less Likely to Catch a Yawn, relevant to automatic emotional reactions in the brain. More on this story in the Scientific American.
Pinkification of Girls, Pinkification of Games, Stiletto Booties and Fairy Costumes. More on this story in the Sydney Morning Herald
Surrogacy laws in Australia – a Critique by a Convenor of a Surrogacy Organisation. More on this story in The Australian.
British High Court Judge Acknowledges that Immigration Detention Can Damage Children, Detention Ruled Unlawful. More on this story in The Guardian.
Oxytocin Described as a Love Hormone Also Associated with People Acting in Ethnocentric Ways. More on this story in the New York Times
Manhattan Judge Rules that Teachers’ Names and Performance Rankings can be Revealed to Public, to be appealed. More on this story in the New York Times
British Teacher Guilty of Unacceptable Conduct for Allowing 15 Year Old to Use a Sled. More on this story on News.com.au