Dealing with exam stress

Carmen BryceBlog posts

It’s the first week of June, the sun’s out but students are still walking around with their heads in books. That can only mean one thing, the dreaded Leaving Certificate exams are here. These exams are one of the biggest sources of stress for school leavers and even those of us who finished secondary school years ago. Due to the … Read More

School transition: Grieving the old and welcoming the new

Carmen BryceBlog posts

“Who are you?..” said the caterpillar “I-I hardly know, Sir, just at present” Alice replied rather shyly, “at least I knew who I was when I got up this morning, but I think I must have changed several times since then” Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Just like Alice in Wonderland, the start of a new school for a young person … Read More