In Depth

Will the arrival of the EBacc boost young people's attainment?

After months of speculation, Michael Gove has revealed plans to change the exams system, with the new English Baccalaureate Certificate (EBacc) intended to bring about more academically rigorous standards

PSHE Education: Policy context

PSHE education has in various forms been part of the National Curriculum for schools in the UK since 2000.

Effective Curriculum-Based Sex and STD/HIV Education Programmes for Adolescents

This US study looks at how school-based sex and relationships education can be used to tackle high rates of teenage pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases.

PSHE Education: A Review of Impact and Effective Practice

This government-commissioned review summarises findings from recent studies of personal wellbeing education and interventions.

A Content Analysis of Youth Internet Safety Programmes: Are Effective Prevention Strategies Being Used?

This US study assesses the effectiveness of teaching techniques used to discuss online safety and tackle cyberbullying.