School Isolation Is Hurting a Generation of Young People
Isolation booths have become a major part of the education system, but former students say that they amount to nothing less than psychological torture.
I Make £800 a Week Writing Essays for Lazy Students
Helping kids scam schools has turned into a full-time job for me.
Race and Health
What It's Like to Be Labeled a Rude Black Girl
A new report quotes black women on the ways adults assumed they were sexually active at an early age and labeled them as “loud, aggressive and angry” or “having an attitude problem."
Students Are Looking to Each Other for Mental Health Support
Peer support is an important part of recovery, but universities must also improve their services.
The Astronomical Rise of Exam Cheats
In the UK, the number of school students caught cheating in exams has risen 25 percent in two years; among uni students, that number has surged by 40 percent. Why?
An Attempt to Make Universities More Equal Is Making Things Even Worse
Government measures to level the academic playing field are entrenching privilege.
I Write Essays for Wealthy International Students
College admissions fraud is a global industry. Just ask these "tutors".
Stephen K Hirst
What's Gone on This Week: A Rogue Man Redraws the England-Wales Border
And he can get fucked.
Netflix’s ’Sex Education’ Balances Story and Soundtrack Beautifully
Stop providing outdated print-outs on ‘sexual intercourse’. Schools should screen the well-curated and educational Netflix show instead.
Farewell to the UK's First Culture-Warrior Universities Minister
Sam Gyimah used his position to call young people snowflakes.
Why There's Nothing Cool About Lectured By a Robot at Uni
Universities are experimenting with teaching by holograms and robots, but this would probably just screw over actual human academics.
Privacy and Perception Issue
How Being Radically, Unapologetically Open About Sex Freed Me
I spent a decade building a separate life as an A-grade dress-wearing, dick-sucking moral vagrant. Then I realised that the secrecy only served to deepen my shame.