News

Freedom of Speech

A tricky topic this month.  “Freedom of speech is the concept of the inherent human right to voice one's opinion publicly without fear of censorship or punishment.” However the news links below show how complex a subject this is.  So what do your students think? Some...

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Discrimination

Last time we looked at equality in general so before moving on to other topics let’s explore this subject a little further. Wednesday was International Women’s Day.  In the news are current stories of individuals challenging corporate dress codes, flexible working and...

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Ageism

This month we explore the topic of ageism.  Maybe a well-known subject, understood by all, but maybe a subject that is really ignored or at best brushed under the mat?  It will be interesting to see how seriously your students take this topic compared to religious...

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Beacon successfuly renews Matrix Standard

Beacon Education Partnership has been accredited with the nationally recognised quality mark for organisations which provide support to individuals to make learning and work more accessible – the Matrix Standard. Achieving the Matrix standard has been a long term goal...

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