WOULD YOU KNOW THE VAGINA FROM THE VULVA? THE MONS PUBIS FROM THE PERINEUM? FANNY, FOOF, FAIRY… THERE ARE WORDS GALORE THAT ARE USED TO DESCRIBE FEMALE GENITALIA, BUT IN 2019, IT’S STILL A TABOO SUBJECT AND TOUGH COOKIES SAY IT’S TIME TO CHANGE THAT!
Dispelling myths is a big part of period education, many young people come along to our workshops and offload a great deal of information they have picked up along the way. We have heard so much funny stuff, and it's really easy to see why the wrong messages are out there!
Rise Above has been developed by PHE to address health challenges in a way that resonates with young people and influences them to avoid or delay taking up risky behaviours. The programme has a digital hub offering young people a safe and inspiring space where they can learn and rehearse how to deal with the issues that … Continue reading Teaching Kids How To Make Smarter Choices
TOUGH COOKIES EDUCATION 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 … Continue reading Is Social Media Good For You?