Improving schools through ‘Visible Learning’
We are delighted to
announce details of our
regional ‘Visible Learning’
conference, where we will be joined by
internationally acclaimed education
researcher, Professor John Hattie. Visible
Learning is the resu...
Behind Closed Doors has provided support to victims of domestic violence and abuse in the Leeds area since 1997 (www.behind-closed-doors.org.uk). In recent years there has been an increasing acknowledgement of the need to directly support children and young peop...
Children's untreated mental health issues could spiral into psychiatric problems later in life unless more is done in schools, say head teachers.
Mr Hobby said three-quarters of school leaders had reported that they lacked the resources needed to provide the...
The number of children diagnosed with mental illnesses has more than doubled in five years and cases of intentional self-harm have also surged.
Recently published figures show the figure of patients under 18 who went to A&E and were diagnosed with having a m...
The government has launched a consultation to find out more about young people's experiences of peer support schemes and their views on what works.
Public Health England (PHE) regularly reviews dietary recommendations as part of its role in promoting public health. In light of new evidence about our diet and health, particularly revised recommendations on sugars and fibre, a review of The eatwell plate was ...
Two new surveys, commissioned by a group of leading UK youth charities, including YoungMinds, suggest that there is a gap in understanding between young people and parents about self-harm and where young people should go for support.
YoungMinds, YouthNet/Get ...
Two thirds of teachers feel they lack the appropriate training to help identify mental health issues in pupils according to a new report.
For those of you who would like additional support we offer a half day course:
An introduction to working with pupils who self-harm available on the Leeds For Learning site at http://www.leedsforlearning.co.uk/Event/26858
Eight-year-olds in England are less happy than those in Estonia, Poland and Turkey, a survey suggests, with body image and school identified as areas they are particularly troubled by.
England ranked 13th out of 16 countries when it came to children’s life s...