‘School refusal’ is a growing psychological issue. Unbeknownst to me, I suffered from it in my high school days, and the effect it had on my life as an adult should not be ignored.
While I’m less than a week away from leaving primary school forever, I believe I’m ready to take this overwhelming step.
As part of The Big Smoke’s Next Gen program, Billie Cooper (13) discusses the money management skills her peers are lacking, and how the responsibility does not solely lie with their parents.
The NSW government is busy overhauling the education curriculum. However, I believe they’ve stumbled at the first step. Time for a rethink.
With another school year kicking off (cue: “BOO YAH” from our readers who are parents), those looking for a tutor for their kids are going to be all over Sarah Carman’s Top 5 attributes of a good tutor.