We all know that feeling. You’ve spent all your time revising for your exams and then September rolls around and you have to start the hard work all over again. It’s hard to maintain that motivation that got you through the tough times but hopefully these tips will inspire you! Tip No. 1: Clean … Continue reading How To Motivate Yourself Post-Exams
It’s not as easy as it looks: the life of the Head Boy and Head Girl! What do you actually do? Henry: Tai and I are always doing things, from making posters telling people to put stuff in the bin, to organising events, finding furniture and representing the pupils’ voice at Governors’ meetings. What do … Continue reading It’s not as easy as it looks: the life of the Head Boy and Head Girl!
An Englishman, an Italian and a German walk into a room. Sounds like the start of a bad joke; doesn’t it? Well actually this is the entire concept of the European Youth Parliament (EYP): bringing people of all different nations together within Europe to discuss European issues. Through cheap flights and the internet all the … Continue reading Our man in Denmark (or the EYP at least)
On Thursday the 26th of January 2017 a group of Sixth Form students went to Stratford Upon Avon to watch a production of "The Two Noble Kinsmen" by the Royal Shakespeare Company. The Two Noble Kinsmen is a play penned by Shakespeare and Fletcher based upon ‘The Knight’s Tale’ from Geoffrey Chaucer’s ‘The Canterbury Tales’ … Continue reading The Two Noble Kinsmen – Review (Spoiler Free)
Where am I headed? This is a question that I seem to be asking myself as the prospect of my future and my entire life (if I'm going to be dramatic) draws near. I find myself thinking more and more about what I want to do? Am I sure this is what I want to … Continue reading Where Am I Headed?
2016 wasn't great and 2017 isn't starting too well either. Why? Young people often feel disconnected and dismayed at today's politics. They don't feel that politicians work for them or work for values that they hold. Yet despite the challenges ahead of us, as individuals and as a generation it is still possible to make … Continue reading Destroy your enemies with debating (politely).
There are many reasons why I love Sociology. Firstly the subject content is so interesting because it is all about theories of society, people in society and what we think about the world we live in. There are many interesting topics in Sociology such as culture, education, families and households. All topics cover very interesting … Continue reading Why I love Sociology