The Changing Face of Home Education

As schools are soon to re-open, parents, perhaps for the first time, will be able to make a considered choice whether to return to the (albeit slightly modified) conventional school system, or to continue to home-educate their children.


The Nobel Peace Prize

Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai: Education’s Nobel Peace Prize Winners

At 17 years old, Malala is the youngest Nobel Peace Prize Winner. In fact she is the youngest of any Nobel Prize to date.


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The Nobel Prize Foundation

The Nobel Prizes can, unsurprisingly, be hotbeds of controversy. Mahatma Gandhi was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize 5 times but never received it, a source of incredulity and sadness to many.


The Written Word

The Written Word: From Tangible to Digital and Back Again

One moment in 2018, epitaphs and In Memoriam speeches for the independent book sellers, newspapers and publishers were being readied. The next, the statistics were showing a slump in ebook sales and growth for the tangible tome.


Synesthesia

Synesthesia

Synesthesia is something which most individuals experience as a positive addition to their lives. It is simply another way to view the world and for those individuals it can be an enriching rather than inhibiting aspect.


Handshake

Does 2020 mark the Demise of the Handshake?

As social creatures our physical contact conveys empathy, togetherness, and an understanding beyond words.


Study Apps

Apps, Self Development and Solutions

Necessity will truly push the inventive application of all our resources.


Covid-19

Covid-19 and its Impact on My Education

The cancellation of public exams has deprived us of a sense of resolution and the chance to demonstrate our capabilities.


Economics

Why Should You Study Economics?

Studying Economics can often be considered to pave the way for a career in accountancy or business but it is also of very real benefit to charities, social think tanks, and advisory panels.


Lessons in Lockdown

Lessons in Lockdown

I spent the first three weeks of quarantine in my pyjamas and it didn’t do my mental health any favours…


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