EghtesadOnline: In a bid to help promote the production of children-friendly online content, the ICT Ministry is holding a festival titled ‘Kudak Online’ (Kids Online in Persian).
EghtesadOnline: Almost a quarter of the 28 million Iranians who play video games are children under 12 years of age, the results of a survey conducted by Iran’s Digital Games Research Center (DIREC) and a local market study firm Hitech Monitor show.
EghtesadOnline: A knowledge-based firm has developed an online platform, which in addition to helping kindergarten teachers and caregivers in designing educational material, will establish an easy-to-use line of communication between teacher and the parent.
EghtesadOnline: Preschoolers who are regularly tucked into bed by 8 p.m. are far less likely to become obese teenagers than young children who go to sleep later in the evening, new research has found. Bedtimes after 9 p.m. appeared to double the likelihood of obesity later in life, according to a study.