HeadStart Blog

Find out what we've been doing to help young people, parents and schools in Newham.

How do you deal with exam stress?


To mark Stress Awareness Month, we sat down with Ishrat from the HeadStart Young Researchers Team to find out about their project researching exam stress in Newham schools.

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Parenting Zen: could you listen more often?


It's a HeadStart Blog takeover! Ghazal, a Peer Parent Facilitator, takes us on a personal journey of finding the one thing that helped transform her parenting approach.

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Q&A: My Newham: Rebecca Rice, Youth Practitioner at HeadStart Newham


The Newham Recorder sat down with one of our youth practitioners to find out what she thinks about working with young people in Newham. Find out what she had to say!

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MP Norman Lamb Visits HeadStart Newham


Rt Hon Norman Lamb MP for North Norfolk visited Newham to meet with young people staff and parents at Southern Road Primary School and Lister Community School who were taking part in HeadStart sessions.

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