Safeguarding Young Love

When it comes to teenagers, the hormones and endorphins are probably palpable in your classroom. Young love is great and it can be heartwarming to watch pupils explore the world of romance, but how do you protect a student if you think they are being abused in their relationship? There

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Game on this summer at New Lanark

New Lanark World Heritage Site is celebrating the joy, excitement and occasional frustration of playing board games with touring exhibition GAME PLAN: Board Games Rediscovered. The V&A Museum of Childhood’s exhibition will be held in the newly developed Mill Gallery from 20 July – 4 November. It will include some

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Skoog: the disability-friendly musical instrument

Making music can be a form of self-expression or a way to relax, and musical therapy is a great way for anyone with a disability to communicate. Commended for its inclusivity, Skoog has been created as a musical instrument everyone can play. Once synced with the Skoog app on your

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Why We Still Need to Talk About Dyslexia

Teachers are on the front line of recognising dyslexia in children. A learning disability that is not outgrown, dyslexia tends to be most often spotted in the classroom, from children as young as three years old. Sometimes it’s not caught at all, so having the right training and support for

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Back to school at the University of West Scotland

Teachers spend all day moulding young minds, but that doesn’t mean they don’t want to brush up on their own skills. There are so many courses out there to pick from – and studying and teaching at the same time can be a challenge. We speak to David Paterson, a

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Have you ever thought about teaching English overseas?

If you’re looking to take the skills and experience that you have developed teaching in the UK to sunnier climates, Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) can open up a whole world of opportunities. Paid and voluntary positions are available all over the globe; from Central and South America

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