Topic: Education

‘Competition for jobs is increasing’: a young person’s view of work prospects before and during COVID-19 

‘Competition for jobs is increasing’: a young person’s view of work prospects before and during COVID-19 

Lauren Aird, a member of Youth Futures Foundation’s Future Voices Group, offers her perspectives on the employment challenges facing young ...
The impact of COVID-19 on youth unemployment in the UK: key regional differences and long-term trends

The impact of COVID-19 on youth unemployment in the UK: key regional differences and long-term trends

Ahead of our expert roundtable looking at how UK cities should tackle youth unemployment in their COVID recovery plans, this ...

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summer 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 ...