Posts tagged with ‘young people’

  • Case Study: Epsom College – the importance of blending life with academic skills

    31/01/2019 By Biglife Admin

    How broad should schools’ curriculum be? Most schools’ goal of raising education standards is limited to students’ academic grades. However, when we consider the personality and ‘life skills’ that employers look for, shouldn’t schools also be developing the whole character of their students?   Helen Keevil, assistant headteacher, in charge…

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  • Why we should teach young people life skills: how they build confidence

    23/01/2019 By Biglife Admin

    In today’s fast-paced world and constantly changing environment learning life skills at school is becoming increasingly important. The pressure on young people to meet the challenges thrown at them by the digital world and the changing face of the workplace is immense and we believe that it is our duty…

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  • Should we use Christmas to teach our kids money skills?

    10/12/2018 By Biglife Admin

    Here at Big Life Project our Finance and Money Management module exists to give students practical insight into healthy finance. Money management is often overlooked in education, but we all know what mismanaging money can lead to so we think it’s really important to teach kids money skills in school.…

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  • Let’s talk sex and relationships: empowering young people

    25/09/2018 By Biglife Admin

    Hi, I’m Kerry – head of sex and relationships here at Big Life Project. I’ve been working with young people for over twenty years now, helping to educate them about sex and relationship issues. I also create educational resources and write content for online educational programmes so when Big Life…

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