National Child Measurement Programme and beyond - How to tell if your child has eyesight problems
By Ashish Mathur, eye care expert, Feel Good Contacts
Strong, healthy vision is an important part of a child’s learning and development. Reading, writing, copying work from the board, using computers and participating in sports are all vital tasks requiring stable vision. Children will have to often perform these tasks on a daily basis in the classroom and during play therefore demands on their visual ability increase as they grow.