Here you can find resources that explains what education and technology are all about and how you can learn about how educational toys can help your child grow.

Also, we information on what edutainment toys will help the best. MORE >

BBC News - Entertainment & Arts

The latest stories from the Entertainment & Arts section of the BBC News web site.

How 'Scandi crime' made a killing

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 10:54:02 GMT

How 'Scandi crime' inspired the Brits


VIDEO: Bono joins missing girls campaign

Mon, 02 May 2016 21:02:50 GMT

U2 frontman Bono joined actress Lupita Nyong'o onstage to raise awareness of the missing schoolgirls abducted in Nigeria.


VIDEO: Ballet: 'Every dancer should have this'

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:18:11 GMT

Ballet offers a new way for Nigeria's youth to express themselves.


Actresses' lines 'decrease with age'

Tue, 03 May 2016 15:09:12 GMT

A detailed analysis of about 2,000 film scripts suggests that actresses are given fewer lines of dialogue the older they become.


Soundcloud launches Spotify rival in UK

Tue, 03 May 2016 01:32:38 GMT

Music streaming service Soundcloud launches a UK subscription service to rival the likes of Spotify and Apple Music.


Jungle Book roars at US box office

Mon, 02 May 2016 11:15:54 GMT

Disney's Jungle Book tops the North American box office for the third weekend in a row.


Hamilton gets record 16 Tony nods

Tue, 03 May 2016 16:02:02 GMT

Hit Broadway musical Hamilton is set to dominate this year's Tony Awards after gaining a record-breaking 16 nominations.


The ballet dance troupe of Lagos

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 14:54:45 GMT

The ballet troupe which started in a Nigerian garage


Dismaland up for South Bank arts award

Tue, 03 May 2016 09:55:53 GMT

Elusive artist Banksy lands a South Bank Sky Arts Award nomination for his Dismaland theme park.


Sir Lenny Henry: The blues singer

Mon, 02 May 2016 02:45:47 GMT

Why Lenny Henry is venturing into singing the blues


Directorial debut for actress Stewart

Tue, 03 May 2016 12:51:40 GMT

Kristen Stewart is to make her directorial debut with a short film about the power of women


How Beyonce became an 'albums artist'

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:31:48 GMT

How Beyonce gave up hit singles and became an albums artist


DNCE: Putting the colour back into pop

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 06:17:42 GMT

Joe Jonas's new band is putting the colour back into pop


Eurovision to be shown on US TV

Tue, 03 May 2016 08:47:43 GMT

The grand final of the Eurovision Song Contest will be broadcast live on US TV for the first time this month, organisers announce.


VIDEO: Met Ball celebrities walk red carpet

Tue, 03 May 2016 10:07:39 GMT

Lady Gaga, Madonna, Beyonce and Taylor Swift were just some of the names to attend the Met Ball in New York this year.


Celebrities go metallic at Met Gala

Tue, 03 May 2016 04:30:57 GMT

Celebrities at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art go metallic, as this year's Met Gala celebrates the convergence of man and machine.


Star Wars fan plans to storm mountain

Tue, 03 May 2016 08:28:50 GMT

A Star Wars fan who walked to the tops of Snowdon and Ben Nevis while dressed as a stormtrooper plans to tackle England's tallest mountain.


VIDEO: Extension at Belfast's Waterfront Hall opens

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:02:37 GMT

Extension at Belfast's Waterfront Hall opens


VIDEO: Cumberbatch on playing a villain

Mon, 02 May 2016 23:15:09 GMT

Benedict Cumberbatch talks about his role as Richard III in the new BBC Two series The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses.


Rock legends to play US 'mega-festival'

Tue, 03 May 2016 14:44:40 GMT

A festival featuring Paul McCartney, the Rolling Stones and Bob Dylan is confirmed for the US in October.


Gregory Porter on Britain's love of soul

Tue, 03 May 2016 01:58:58 GMT

Californian singer Gregory Porter on his love affair with the UK


Katy Perry fulfils young fan's dying wish

Tue, 03 May 2016 10:01:48 GMT

Katy Perry fulfils the dying wish of a 13-year-old girl from the Isle of Man by sending her a video message following a social media appeal.


Prince's family starts dividing assets

Mon, 02 May 2016 15:35:37 GMT

The family members of pop singer Prince are beginning the process of dividing up the singer's sizeable assets.


Ghostbusters trailer 'most disliked'

Tue, 03 May 2016 11:13:55 GMT

The promo for the new Ghostbusters film has attracted more "dislikes" than any trailer shown on the YouTube website, official figures show.


Threatened with death for working on TV

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:08:09 GMT

The diva threatened with death for singing and dancing on TV


VIDEO: Cregg makes surprise White House briefing

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 13:05:15 GMT

The actress Allison Janney, who played C.J. Cregg in the Emmy-award winning West Wing, made a surprise White House press briefing.


Music News LIVE: Radiohead unveil new music

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 07:25:50 GMT

Rolling coverage of the biggest music news stories from around the world.


Outrage at France's English Euro anthem

Mon, 02 May 2016 15:25:56 GMT

A French minister describes the choice of I was Made for Lovin' You as the official anthem for the French team at the Euro 2016 championship as "incomprehensible".


VIDEO: Jimi Hendrix fans beat world record

Sun, 01 May 2016 23:52:03 GMT

Thousands of guitarists set a new Guinness World Record in Poland.


VIDEO: Obama stars in spoof retirement video

Sun, 01 May 2016 13:35:19 GMT

Barack Obama stars in spoof retirement video as he nears the end of his second term as President of the United States