Articles by

Payal Mohta

Payal is a GoStudent learning expert in the areas of mental health and digital learning. She drives our “Expert Series” where she talks to a global network of educational professionals. She presents the knowledgeable insights of these experts as a guide for parents, so they can support students to achieve their highest potential! Payal is an English literature graduate, edtech content writer and journalist. Her stories have been featured in The Guardian, The Washington Post & Al Jazeera, amongst others.

Why Learning How to Code Will Help Your Child's Career Prospects

Thinking of starting your child in coding classes? This article will help you understand the impact of coding on your career prospects.

Top 7 Inspirational TED Talks by Kids

If you’re looking for your guide to starting university, we’re here to help. Before you begin your next adventure, here’s how to prepare.

How Does Virtual Reality in Education Benefit Students?

Learn about how VR in education can provide your child with memorable learning experiences. Supported by evidence from the classroom and the latest research.

Child Always Glued to a Screen? Do They Spend Too Much Time Online?

Learn about the right amount of time for your child to spend online. Also, get easy tips to manage children’s screen time for a balanced digital life.

8 Ways to Deal with Separation Anxiety in Parents and Children

Learn what your child is going through when experiencing separation anxiety and the best coping strategies for it.

The 5 Best Christmas Films to Learn Another Language

Find the best Christmas films that will help your child boost their foreign language skills. With tips to maximise learning during a fun movie night.

8 Ways to Positively Manage Challenging Behaviour in Children

Learn positive ways in which you can manage your child’s challenging behaviour. These tips and strategies will also help you build a stronger bond with them.

The Life and Times of Maria Montessori: A Brief Biography

Learn more about Maria Montessori, her life and the ideas that shaped her approach. Helping you make the right decision for your child's education.

3 Parenting Mistakes for Gifted Students (And How To Avoid Them)

An expert guide on avoiding these three major parenting mistakes for gifted students. Along with proven tips and solutions that will support them!

7 Benefits Of Martial Arts

Wondering about some of the key benefits of learning martial arts? Find out right here!

Children’s University: What Is it and How to Enrol?

When it comes to extracurricular activities, the Children’s University scheme has it covered. Read on to find out how to get your child involved.

A Guide to Forest Schools and Their Benefits

Learn about what forest schools are all about, the principles of forest schools, their benefits and how they can help your child thrive in life!

How to Co-parent Smoothly: Our Top 5 Tips

Find out how co-parenting can be a nurturing experience for both you and your children through these simple, yet mindful steps.

4 Reasons You Should Learn a Dead Language

Learning a dead language isn’t as outdated as it sounds. Find out here how it can give students an intellectual edge over their peers.

The 5 BIPOC Writers Students Should Read Before Leaving School

Less than 1% of GCSE students in England study a book by a BIPOC writer. Breaking this norm, here’s our GoStudent guide on a decolonised syllabus!