Bullying Social Media

Sarahah…the new app everyone is talking about

Sarahah (meaning ‘honesty’ in Arabic) is an anonymous messaging service available on Android, IOs and the Web. Once a user registers, they can give the link to their friends or post it publicly online and anyone with that link can send them anonymous messages. The recipient has no way of knowing who posted the message […]

Bullying

The Bully…by Paul Williams

The Bully is a poem written by Paul Williams of Pontypridd, who has kindly allowed us to share it here: Alone sitting, while everyone else does play Nobody to talk to nothing to say As the vibrant sound of fun echoes around the school yard Sitting alone no one to play with is ever so […]

Bullying General Interest

#DearDaddy

Warning: The following video contains strong language and themes that may be unsuitable for younger children. This video by CARE Norway is a couple of years old now, but is still poignant. #DearDaddy is a letter to a father from his daughter, narrated while still in the womb.  Exploring the effects of names that girls are called […]

Bullying

Hitting Back Bullies

Psychologist David Coleman caused controversy when he said on air that children should hit back in the playground. Here, he explains his logic

Bullying Social Media

Sarahah…the new app everyone is talking about

Sarahah (meaning ‘honesty’ in Arabic) is an anonymous messaging service available on Android, IOs and the Web. Once a user registers, they can give the link to their friends or post it publicly online and anyone with that link can send them anonymous messages. The recipient has no way of knowing who posted the message […]

Social Media Stranger Danger

Child Grooming & Abduction – A True Story

“It won’t happen to me”, “That’s just what you read in the news”, “That only happens in America”.  These are just 3 thinks I’ve heard from both children and parents when talking about grooming.  It’s always someone else’s worry.  Something you read in the paper that doesn’t really affect you.  The story below happened here […]

General Interest Hoshi Class News

HOSHI nominated for #WhatsOn4KidsAwards

Today we are thrilled to announce we have been nominated and made it through to the public vote in the category of ‘Best not-for-profit, CIC or charity offering activities, clubs, classes or group‘ in the #WhatsOn4KidsAwards. These pioneering awards were launched in 2007 to celebrate the UK’s best children’s clubs and classes, along with leaders and […]