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The Connected School

The Connected School A collection of essays entitled ‘The Connected School: a design for well-being’ has set out how leading thinkers and researchers be...



It’s the politics, not the policies that turn off young voters - Thivya Jeyashanker, Young Trustee Blog

This coming election is very important for me. Why? Because it’s the first time I’m going to be able to vote in a general election. <span style="line-he...



Channel 4 to stream Britain's first ever Youth Leaders' Debate

With only days to go before the nation votes in the General Election, Channel 4 will stream the first ever Youth Leaders’ Debate in association with Shou...



Unbiased Political Resource

VOTING COUNTS - This is a simple unbiased political resource for young adults, young people are some of the people least likely to turn out and vote. In 2001 M...



The APPG for Children's 'Children and the Police' Inquiry Update

Since the publication of the APPGC report – “It’s All About Trust</a...



WHAT IF – 16 and 17 years could vote on 7th May 2015?

  The British Youth Council, the national youth-led charity who campaigns for votes at 16, commissioned YouGov to ask about voting intentions of those a...



Politicians held to account by the next generation of voters!

Politicians from across the political spectrum will today (16th March) face difficult questions from young people working with the National Children's Bureau (...



Partnership for Wellbeing and Mental Health in Schools

Over the last year NCB’s Policy and Information team have been supporting the establishment of the Partnership for Wellbeing and Mental Health in Schools, conv...



Mental Health and Emotional Wellbeing Seminar Series

Following a successful seminar series, including a <a href="http://www.ncb.org.uk/media/1199254/150112_summary_of_the_appgc_seminar_on_mental_health_and_emotio...



Depressed teenagers to get help via mobile app

Teenagers suffering from depression will be encouraged to use their mobile phones to help deal with the illness, ministers have announced. Speaking to the Time...



Tootoot - Anti Bullying Online Tool

Tootoot helps schools report cyberbullying online - an online anti-bullying tool for s...



Lessons in life to help children in internet age

Schoolchildren will be taught a “curriculum for life” instilling the “emotional resilience” to cope with the internet age, Ni...



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YNCB Fundraising Day - Sign up now!!

YNCB Fundraising Day - Sign up now!!

YNCB Fundraising Day – sign up now!! The first ever YNCB fundraising day will...



Make a Noise about bullying and win tickets to see the classic musical, Wicked!

Make a Noise about bullying and win tickets to see the classic musical, Wicked!

Make a Noise about bullying and win tickets to see the classic musical, Wicked - The...



#iwill ambassador nominations are now open!

#iwill ambassador nominations are now open!

The #iwill campaign is a UK-wide campaign aimed at increasing the number of 10-20 ye...



Post-Election Question Time

Post-Election Question Time

General Elections 2015: What Next?In the past few months in the run up for the...



NHS England and the British Youth Council are excited to announce that they are now recruiting for the 2nd year of the NHS Youth Forum!

NHS England and the British Youth Council are excited to announce that they are now recruiting for the 2nd year of the NHS Youth Forum!

The group this year will be made up of 25 young people. Up to 7 will be select...



Work experience opportunity with Whiteoak underwriting agency

Work experience opportunity with Whiteoak underwriting agency

Talent Match London are excited to be partnering with WhiteOak Underwriting Agency t...



The Mass Observation Archive

The Mass Observation Archive

This is a really interesting opportunity below for children and young people to beco...



Does sex and relationships education (SRE) matter to you? In the lead up to the General Election it's the perfect time to ask local MP candidates for their views.

Does sex and relationships education (SRE) matter to you? In the lead up to the General Election it's the perfect time to ask local MP candidates for their views.

Does sex and relationships education (SRE) matter to you? In the lead up to th...



Young views needed on inclusive education

Young views needed on inclusive education

This October, the European Agency for Special Needs and Inclusive Education are invi...



Career Insight Afternoon - Interested in Apprenticeships?

Career Insight Afternoon - Interested in Apprenticeships?

Get On invites you to an afternoon at Microsoft! <span style="line-height: 1....



Online Survey from CRAE!

Online Survey from CRAE!

Today CRAE are launching an important online survey<...



Shell LiveWIRE launches Smarter Future programme for UK’s most promising young entrepreneurs!

Shell LiveWIRE launches Smarter Future programme for UK’s most promising young entrepreneurs!

Applications are now open for the new Shell...



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