Tough Cookies next open access course 'Preparing for Compulsory SRE' supports teachers, youth workers and other professionals working with children and young people to plan and create exciting new curriculum's.
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!
Mimi on a Mission: Sex Ed is a new series set to launch on BBC iplayer. The open and honest exploration of sex education presented by YouTube star, Mimi Missfit takes seven teenagers on an eye-opening, fact-finding, week-long trip of a lifetime to the Netherlands. The team learn how the Dutch teach about sex and … Continue reading YouTube Star, Mimi Missfit, Gets Us All Thinking And Chatting About Sex Ed!
With sex education becoming mandatory for all secondary school children in England from September 2020, Channel 4 has sent a cast of parents and their children including Danny Dyer and his 11-year-old daughter Sunnie and Ulrika Jonsson and 14-year-old Martha back to the classroom in Let’s Talk About Sex.
Draft guidance was published today to make sure SRE education prepares young people for life in the modern world. Under the proposals, all pupils will study compulsory health education as well as new reformed relationships education in primary school and relationships and sex education in secondary school. The draft guidance – which was last updated in … Continue reading New Relationships And Health Education In Schools
‘The speakers were all excellent and relevant to the subject matters, this was a great way of bringing like-minded organisations together.’ Kerry Cabbin, Director at Tough Cookies Education, reminded those who attended, with her welcome talk why we were here and why SRE was back on the agenda, which was celebrated by many in … Continue reading Tough Cookies Education had the great pleasure of hosting their first SRE Conference in Manchester. And here’s what happened…