Do issues children face when parents separate or divorce feature in the new Government Relationships Education guidance?

Children facing separation or divorce of parents and the new ‘Relationships Education: Relationships and Sex Education (RSE) and Health Education’ Statutory Guidance, DfE 2019 From September 2020 all Primary schools will have to deliver Relationships Education.  The content set out in the DfE guidance is compulsory but schools are free to determine how to deliver …

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Support Groups for Families Experiencing a Break Up

While we can’t personally recommend these support groups, these organisations do provide a range of services. Check them out. If you have any feedback or more ideas please share them on our Facebook page. Family Lives Young Minds Relate Help Guide Rainbows Action for Children Sue Atkins Parenting Coach

Meet Emily

Emily is a six year old girl who is typical of many young children whose families are experiencing a break up. We meet her for the first time on her birthday, living with her parents and she is aware that they are shouting at each other. We see the situation through her eyes and we …

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How to launch a book

We’ve just launched ‘Zig Zag and the Giant Adventure’ at Burway Books in Church Stretton and the day went really well. We sold 44 books on the day with more before and after. So , what did we do that worked?  Here’s a check list:   ·          Get the support of your local independent bookshop.  …

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