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Reporting Bullying in schools – who do young people confide in?

Posted: 16/10/17

Facebook announced this week that it is offering every UK high school an Anti-Bullying Ambassador as part of its anti-bullying strategy.  Up to 4,500 schools could benefit from the programme, with thousands of teenagers trained as ambassadors.  “These students [ambassadors] in schools will help give their peers the tools they need to stay safe and tackle issues such […]

Modern Children Under Pressure: What can Schools Do to Help?

Posted: 03/02/16

Britain’s children are not a happy bunch.  In a recent report by the Children’s Society, ten to twelve-year-olds in the UK were ranked 14th out of 15 nations for happiness.  What is it, then, that is making our youngsters so unhappy?  Many charities and organisations put the blame down to fears and worries that simply […]

Mobile Phones: When are they useful for Children?

Posted: 15/12/15

As we approach Christmas, many parents will be toying with the idea of buying their children a mobile phone.  This is generally considered to be a difficult decision as on the one hand parents want their children to remain safe and be able to keep in touch, but on the other, having a phone gives […]