Leona O'Neill: Kids need help with exam stress

Exam time is looming and, with it, stress levels among children increase. As someone facing into exams myself I can appreciate anew how difficult and isolating this can feel and that children need our support and understanding more than ever, writes Leona O'Neill

Kids often feel that they are the only ones feeling anxious and as if they can’t do it
EXAM season is well and truly upon us now and anyone with a post-primary school age child will be feeling the heat of stressed out kids. The NSPCC-service Childline are reporting a dramatic increas[...]

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