Pupils are getting to grip with the virtual world after a council in Scotland has become one of the first local authorities in the UK to provide virtual reality headsets for every school. East Renfrewshire Council has spent £250,000 on more than 900 of the ClassVR headsets to provide a class set of the devices for all 30 of its primary and secondary schools. Designed by … [Read more...] about Council gives virtual reality headsets to all schools
With increased financial, academic and social pressures, there’s arguably never been a more stressful time for students – and that can have a big impact on their overall mental well-being. Nearly five times as many students as 10 years ago disclose mental health conditions to their universities, according to a report by the Institute for Public Policy Research … [Read more...] about Are unis giving students long-term solutions to mental health issues?
In what is quite possibly one of the most nostalgia-inducing pieces of music ever created, one man has combined two of the 20th century’s most popular cultural creations into one super tune. Jo[...] You have reached your limit of free articles Registered users get 5 regular articles and 1 free Premium article per week. … [Read more...] about Someone created an Eleanor Rigby ft. Pokemon battle music mash-up and it’s perfect
STRESS, anxiety and depression can be tough enough for anyone to deal with, but couple that with the hormonal changes that teenagers face during puberty, and mental health issues can feel like an overwhelming and unconquerable burden for young people. For parents, it isn't always easy to differentiate between 'normal' teenage angst and a more serious problem, but research … [Read more...] about How parents can help tackle teenage depression
Allianz National Football League Division Two: Roscommon v Cavan (tomorrow, 2pm, Dr Hyde Park) IT hasn't yet reached proportions of the Foxford priest in 1951, but Cavan people must be wondering if they ignored a funeral coming out of Roscommon some time in the last few years. If you follow the formlines of the two counties over the last five years, you'd be a long while of … [Read more...] about Roscommon to maintain hex over Cavan