Bullying Helplines

Bullying helplines 9:59 – 20 SEP 2017 Use our helplines to find more information and advice on bullying Gov UK Bullying at school Workplace bullying If you think that bullying is just a part of everyday school life, you’re wrong. No-one deserves to be bullied and you shouldn’t ignore the problem. Government website offering advice and information…

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“Too Much, Too Soon”

Earlier this month the “Too Much, Too Soon” campaign made headlines with a letter calling for a change to the start age for formal learning in schools. Here, one of the signatories, Cambridge researcher David Whitebread, from the Faculty of Education, explains why children may need more time to develop before their formal education begins…

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Things your kids teachers want to say to you

Things your kids teachers want to say to you … can’t 1 Your kids are not your mates Something I’m starting to hear with worrying frequency within the primary school setting is “my daughter’s my best friend”. Often, this rings alarm bells. Your kids aren’t your mates. You’re their parent, and your responsibility is to provide them…

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