Rising Everton football stars selected for national squads

Grace Clinton and Phoebe Hampson, two Lower Sixth students from Carmel College in St Helens have been selected to play for their respective national women’s football teams. Both girls currently play for Everton under-20s and are delighted to have the opportunity to play football at a national level. Phoebe, who studies ...

New time management tool Study Buddy to ease exam worries

With 95 per cent of teachers reporting that they have taught a child who is experiencing anxiety, mental health concerns in schools are a growing challenge, a new time management tool The Study Buddy, hopes to help teachers challenge this issue. A father is helping to tackle this issue with the launch of a ...

Routes to success – further education

Hundreds of thousands of students between the ages of 16-18 will be making key decisions that could affect their futures over the next few months. By Jack Poland For many, these decisions will involve exams such as GCSEs or A-levels. For others, about as many as those who stay on in traditional education ...

Top revision tips: preparing for exams

To help students prepare for exams Educate has compiled some revision tips. Exam season is fast approaching, and for many, January’s mocks will be a very real indicator of what to expect in the spring. Students up and down the country will be beginning to feel understandably nervous and wondering how best to ...

Rising star of hockey

Well done to Carmel College student Kirsten Bottom who has been selected for the England National Colleges hockey team! 17-year-old Kirsten has been playing hockey since she was eight years old and has played for Prescot Hockey Club for five years. Kirsten said: “I have always loved sport for as long as ...