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IS WORK EXPERIENCE WORTH THE EFFORT?


I've being back at college for around 2 weeks now, before this I was enjoying my nice summer holiday. Before I finished for my summer in July, I was given the opportunity to experience what working life is like, through the work experience programme at my sixth form college. This was a perfect opportunity for students to get immersed in the world of working. The only problem? I hadn't got a clue what to pick.


WAYS TO HAVE A MORE ETHICAL WARDROBE

In our society it may seem hard to find an ethical way to shop. However, with the fast-fashion industry as it is we need to think about our spending habits in retail shops more than ever. From shopping in charity shops to make-do-and-mending, there are plenty of alternative options that don't cost our planet.

HOME-SCHOOL TO SIXTH FORM UPDATE


I have officially now finished my first year exams at college. The transition from home-education to college has no doubt been a whirlwind. However, it's not quite as dramatic as you might think. So far I have really enjoyed the chance to entertain this new experience. Although I am enjoying a week off whilst I can!

GOING TO SIXTH FORM AT 17


In this post I have decided to write about my experience of going to sixth form a year later than most people, I had inspiration to write this after looking at the most commonly searched things about sixth form college, one of which was 'can I start sixth form at 17?'.