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
Draft guidance was published today to make sure SRE education prepares young people for life in the modern world.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 The draft guidance – which was last updated in … Continue reading New Relationships And Health Education In Schools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…
Sex and Relationship Education Conference, get ready for statutory SRE with this one day conference.
What can schools do now to prepare for the introduction of mandatory SRE? Government plans suggest a phased implementation of compulsory SRE which will come into effect from 2020.
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?