Of the thousands of people who blocked central London to demand action on climate change at the Extinction Rebellion protests last month, it was 16-year-old Swedish schoolgirl Greta Thunberg who stood out as the movement’s figurehead.
Children moving from primary to secondary school are ill-equipped to deal with the onslaught of social media which takes on an increasingly important role in their lives, exposing them to significant emotional risk, a report said.
The performance of poor pupils at UK secondary school is rapidly declining, meaning they are far more likely to achieve worse academic results by the time they sit General Certificates of Secondary Education (GCSE), a new report has warned.
A series of changes has left pupils in England with special educational needs and disability (Send) in a 'fragmented' system, a charity has said.
The Driver Youth Trust report says the changes have caused confusion and a greater variation in the quality of help offered, newsrt.co.uk reported.