Doreen from Elevated Minds talks about how exclusion from schools can be a self-perpetuating problem because of parents' own negative experiences with education. How do you move forwards from this [...]
The value of Bede? Bede’s my family. My second family.
Year 9 member
Bede Youth Adventure Project
SSQ pupil 2019
“I want to know why isn’t it safe for a child to grow up in Southwark.”
Surrey Square Primary school
Need to talk …
It scares me to even talk to anyone. Most of the time I just bottle it.
Brandon Estate resident
“Last year we had two deaths in our area, and I live right in front of the block … I knew the two boys, I used to play football with them. One of them was stabbed and one was shot. … we should be investing in youth clubs.”
I have left my house one day and I’ve seen a shooting, and someone was killed opposite my house.
Maybe we need to know more about how to handle peer pressure in other situations, you know, how to deal with mental things in other situations.
Year 11 Student
Sometimes boys just going to football and home ... to basketball and home ... they’re getting stopped and searched and its kind of like a panic for them.