Who are the UK’s happiest schools, teachers and pupils? Do you work in the happiest school in the UK, or know the nation’s happiest teacher or pupil? If so, the National Happiness Awards want to hear from you. Britain’s boldest and brightest awards scheme recognises the people and places within the education sector that are … Continue reading National Happiness Awards
PRESSMUM explores the real impact social media has on teen girls and we catch up with Izzy Whitely, the founder of ‘That’s what she said’ a social media movement which supports young girls to challenge societies norms. ONE of Izzy Whitley’s favourite sayings is a quote from Frederick Douglass, he said ‘It is easier to … Continue reading Is Social Media Good For You?
In England, schools are not currently required to provide any lessons about body image, and a group of young people would like to change that. The Youth Select Committee, which is made up of eleven teens are campaigning for a curriculum that includes lessons on body image, after almost 1 million young people voted this … Continue reading So Many Years Of Education Yet Nobody Taught Us How To Love Ourselves – Teens Talk, Body Image
The Impact of Bullying Report produced by distance learning provider, Oxford Open Learning Trust reveals that 75% of women who were bullied at school said it affected their self-confidence. Over 2000 adults took part in the research that looks at the long-term effects of bullying on UK adults. The research also looked into the issue of cyber bullying. Learning … Continue reading THREE-QUARTERS OF UK WOMEN WHO WERE BULLIED SAY IT AFFECTED THEIR SELF-CONFIDENCE