Play time

You cannot play faster. Play has its own tempo and rhythm. Rushing it kills the magic. For children and adults, true play is SLOW.


China’s drill-and-kill education system makes kids very good at passing exams but very bad at thinking + innovating.

Less is more

Private-schools chief warns children are overloaded with structured extracurricular activities. Says let them “just go out and mooch about in the garden.”



The intensification of youth sports combined with ballooning waistlines is fuelling a spike in serious knee injuries among children.

Take it from Steve Jobs + other Silicon Valley heavyweights: when it comes to children using technology, less is more