Topic: Education

children play in summer

‘The Great Summer Reset’: An IPPO policy note on how best to support children’s emotional recovery

Building on our two roundtable discussions on how the wellbeing of schoolchildren has been affected by COVID-19, this policy note ...
A group of young people

How can we help young people recover after the loneliness and losses of lockdown?

Ahead of IPPO’s roundtable discussion on what this summer's programmes for schoolchildren should look like, here is a young person’s ...

RESEARCH NOTES

Teenagers in summer

Wellbeing recovery: what should summer support programmes look like for schoolchildren this year?

This is a rapid, evidence-based response to the policy need identified at our roundtable discussion on the wellbeing of young ...
What support do children need most this summer? Proposal for a universal wellbeing programme

What support do children need most this summer? Proposal for a universal wellbeing programme

Northern Ireland’s Interim Mental Health Champion Siobhan O’Neill outlines her vision for a summer programme to promote children’s emotional regulation ...
What is the best way to reopen schools safely? Reflections from Scotland

What is the best way to reopen schools safely? Reflections from Scotland

When Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announced the country’s stay-at-home order, her stated priority was for educational settings to reopen ...
IPPO’s first UK-wide policy roundtable discusses the mental health of schoolchildren during COVID-19

IPPO’s first UK-wide policy roundtable discusses the mental health of schoolchildren during COVID-19

A particularly strong theme was the need to use this summer not simply for UK schoolchildren to catch up academically, ...
Global scan of mental health support initiatives for schoolchildren during COVID-19

Global scan of mental health support initiatives for schoolchildren during COVID-19

From the Oxford COVID-19 Government Response Tracker (OxCGRT) Summary Country Program India National hotline for telemedicine- parents support children’s access ...
The impact of COVID-19 on the mental health of schoolchildren: a summary of early responses around the world

The impact of COVID-19 on the mental health of schoolchildren: a summary of early responses around the world

Many schools, local authorities and governments are grappling with how to handle the pressures on mental health amongst schoolchildren that ...