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Christmas Mentoring Activity

December 06, 2018 by David Walford
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As schools workers, we often work one-to-one with young people. This activity is designed to work in help spark a discussion around how the young person is doing, self-image and how God views them - check it out!

Newsflash: Christmas #1

December 03, 2018 by David Walford
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This newsflash we take a look at the news story of Lady Lumley's School in North Yorkshire who have decided to 'cancel Christmas' in order to understand it better. Click to read our reflections on this...

Our Prayer for Christmas

December 01, 2018 by David Walford
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As Christmas is fast approaching, it can be easy to lose sight of who God is amongst the carol services and end of term changes. We wanted to share our prayer for advent, so take a peak...

The Change in Relationships and Sex Education

September 20, 2018 by Gareth Cheesman
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Acet Uk's Gareth Cheesman talks to us about the new changes that the Government are making to Relationships and Sex Education, as well as what that means for us as those that work with young people...

Youth Work Sunday

September 18, 2018 by Jenny Flannagan
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Ananias is mentioned in just 7 verses of the Bible, but should we be more like him? Jenny Flannagan, Youthscape’s National Projects Leader, discusses Ananias, why we as youth workers should aim to be more like him and how Youth Work Sunday connects to them both…

Supporting Suicidal Students in School

September 11, 2018 by Helen Cutteridge
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With World Suicide Prevention Day 2018 yesterday, Helen Cutteridge, Youthscape's Emotional Wellbeing (Self-harm) Lead, discusses her experience of working with suicidal young people in school as well as some advice for you... 

Newsflash September 2018

September 10, 2018 by David Walford
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David Walford takes a look at a roundup of some of the school-based news that has hit the headlines this summer, and offers some reflections on these…

Do School Grades Matter?

September 04, 2018 by David Walford
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David reflects upon the impact that the current emphasis on school grades has on young people, and what that means for those that work with young people in schools.

Our Prayer for Your Office

September 03, 2018 by David Walford
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It's a new year, and so what better way to start than to pray the school term in! You can even put this one up in your office...

Inclusivity: Autism & Schools work

June 07, 2018 by Jo Fitzsimmons
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This week, Jo Fitzsimmons discusses Autism and how that can affect a young person's time in school as well as how that can change the youth work we do...