Primary School

Posts exploring issues relating to Primary school age children.

  • Next week, primary school students in Scotland will return to school, with those in Northern Ireland, England and Wales following soon after. But this will not be school as they know it.


    To make their transition easier, here are seven things to consider if your child is returning – or preparing to return – to the classroom.

  • Anne Longfield, Children’s Commissioner for England, has published a new briefing setting out the key actions needed to ensure children are at the heart of planning for any future coronavirus lockdowns.

  • Reports of online scares or challenges encouraging harmful or suicidal behaviours can be alarming and confusing. Here we look at how you can speak to your child about scares and challenges, and how to respond if they have seen one.