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Amber Key, Freelance journalist and full-time PR for a UK 11-16 secondary school.

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A School Dinner Revolution

(0) Comments | Posted 9 October 2013 | (16:19)

In the great sugar and kids debate, there are two schools of thought.

The first is that a bit of sugar is fine, kids burn it off, a little treat does them good. 'It gives them energy,' parents say. 'It's okay if they clean their teeth well.'

Second is that...

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Seaside Snipers

(0) Comments | Posted 9 August 2013 | (15:42)

Another day, another story on aggressive gulls: 'Terrified women held hostage in her own home for four days - by yobbo SEAGULLS' said The Sun on August 9 2013.

What is it about the gull which incites such a reaction from so many people regardless of location or class? Rarely...

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Manners on the Menu for Teens

(0) Comments | Posted 18 December 2012 | (17:50)

At a secondary school in rural Cornwall, teenagers are benefitting from a course in manners.
Thirty teenage boys, ages 15 and 16 chose to sign up for these lessons; that's a third of the year group. They were not pushed or henpecked into it.

These young men could...

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