Toddler & Child

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents.

Toddlers are delightful, messy, challenging and amazing. We explore what makes our toddlers tick, and talk to the best experts and educators to help us all raise happy and healthy kids.

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Catch up on the latest Toddler & Child segments

Ideas Girl: How to inspire creative thinking in children

Matt Hart believes that a good idea can change the world, and he’s hoping we can raise our children to have those good ideas. He’s written a book called Ideas
14 mins

Maggie Dent debunks myths about boys

Parenting author and educator Maggie Dent breaks down the myths and misconceptions around raising sons. You can also see Maggie on our Facebook Live below For the link to her…
12 mins

Resolving conflict the Montessori way

Bill Conway, Principal of Montessori East Primary and Pre School believes that children need their own agency to solve conflict (without too much interference from adults) He explains how…
10 mins

Why we all need to flick our “strength switch”

Dr. Lea Waters says that strength-based parenting is all about flicking a switch in our brain, so that we can parent our kids from a positive space This, she believes,…
13 mins

What to do with competitive siblings

Siblings can develop a pretty fierce competitive relationship. But how young can they start? And is it healthy Karen Young, psychologist and founder of Hey Sigmund! takes us through…
8 mins

What's happening to children with Sensory Processing Disorder

Have you heard of Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD)? It affects over 5% of kids, but still remains relatively unknown to many parents.  Emily Saunderson is a Senior Occupational Therapist and…
18 mins