Parents And Children

Episodes

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An occasional series on aspects of child care 5: Boys and Girls - or just Children'

Are there significant differences in rates of growth - physical, emotional, intellectual - between boys and girls? If so, what does this imply for their education?

EILEEN CAPEL investigates. Produced by BARBARA CROWTHER

Contributors

Unknown: Eileen Capel

Produced By: Barbara Crowther

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An occasional series on aspects of child-care

1: Happy Families: is there a recipe?

LESLIE SMITH talks to parents. teachers, doctors, and social workers.

Produced by BARBARA CROWTHER

Contributors

Talks: Leslie Smith

Produced By: Barbara Crowther

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An occasional series on aspects of child-care 2: Looking After a Handicapped Child

LESLIE SMITH seeks advice from some people involved: parents, doctors, social workers.

Produced by BARBARA CROWTHER

Contributors

Unknown: Leslie Smith

Produced By: Barbara Crowther

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3: The Best Years of Your Lifer Were your schooldays enjoyable? What do you consider a school is really for?

LESLIE SMITH talks to parents, teachers, and others involved in education.

Produced by BARBARA CROWTHER

Contributors

Talks: Leslie Smith

Produced By: Barbara Crowther

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700414]

4: Louking After a Foster Child LESLIE smith considers some of the problems involved for both child and foster-parent.

Produced by BARBARA CROWTHER

Contributors

Produced By: Barbara Crowther

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700421]

5: Staying Together for the Sake of the Children

When parents no longer love each other, should they stay together to maintain a home for the children? Is a strained atmosphere worse for a child than separation from one parent?

People who have been involved explain their point of view. Professional workers in marriage guidance, psychology, and child-care, comment.

Introduced by LESI,IE SMITH

Produced by BARBARA CROWTHER

Contributors

Produced By: Barbara Crowther

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700730]

An occasional series on aspects of child-care

1: Taking Your Baby Home Tomorrow

A Consultant Paediatrician in a London teaching hospital explains his ideas on mother-and-baby-care.

In discussion with him: a Senior Health Visitor and three mothers.

Produced by BARBARA CROWTHER

Contributors

Produced By: Barbara Crowther

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2: The Battered Baby and his parents

What sort of parent uses violence on a baby? Can it be predicted which parent will become a ' batterer '?

DR HENRY KEMPE , Professor Of Paediatrics in the University of Colorado, who first used the phrase ' battered baby,' discusses his work with a Consultant Paediatrician and three mothers.

Produced by BARBARA CROWTHER

Contributors

Unknown: Dr Henry Kempe

Produced By: Barbara Crowther

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700813]

3: Children Off Your Handst

Parents receive much advice on the care of babies and young children; but when the children are older Mother is encouraged to return to work, often because, so the argument runs. the children are off her hands.' But is this really true?

LESLIE SMITH talks to parents, teenagers, school teachers, and a consultant psychologist. Produced by BARBARA CROWTHER

Contributors

Talks: Leslie Smith

Produced By: Barbara Crowther

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700820]

4: Leisure with a Purpose

When children are not in school what do they do with their time? Take part-time jobs? Help at home? Pursue hobbies? Should parents and state schools cater more for leisure-time?

LESLIE smith investigates Produced by BARBARA CROWTHER 3

Contributors

Unknown: Leslie Smith

Produced By: Barbara Crowther

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700827]

An occasional series on aspects of child-care 5: The Age of Idols

What is the value of example and who do our children copy? Among the people questioned by LESLIE SMITH are the head-master of a comprehensive school, the editor of a group of teenage magazines, and JlMMY SAVILE. Produced by BARBARA CROWTHER

Contributors

Unknown: Leslie Smith

Produced By: Barbara Crowther

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700903]

An occasional series on aspects of child-care 6: Handedness

Left hand or right? What is the relation between handedness and brain function, and with skills such as speaking, reading, writing, spelling?

Specialists working on these and similar problems explain some of their researches. Compiled and introduced by EILEEN CAPEL Produced by BARBARA CROWTHER

Contributors

Produced By: Barbara Crowther

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700910]

An occasional series on aspects of child-care 7: Motivation

What makes a baby want to walk rather than crawl, talk instead of gurgle? What motivates the older child at school? LESLIE SMITH reports. Produced by BARBARA CROWTHER

Contributors

Unknown: Leslie Smith

Produced By: Barbara Crowther

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700917]

8: Vnder-Achicvemcni

What makes an intelligent child ' fail ' in the ordinary school situation? What is a ' late-developer '?

LESLIE SMITH investigates Produced by BARBARA CROWTHER

Contributors

Unknown: Leslie Smith

Produced By: Barbara Crowther