Photo of Kelsey celebrating his exam results in the CHECT office with Hayley and Diane Education News 

GCSE results day

On Thursday, Kelsey Trevett joined thousands of children around the country in getting their GCSE results. Here he explains the range of emotions that have been running through his mind since those dreaded exam days… Every teenager is different, but I think there is one thing that pretty much all of us can agree on: exams are a nightmare. Whether it be GCSE exams, A levels or other educational assessments, exams are one of the most stressful, and yet repetitive, aspects of a teenager’s life. I recently collected my first…

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CHECT photo - Rafael Bagott Education 

Does Rb Affect My Life At University?

Rafael Bagott, who is in his second year at university, talks to Teen Focus about what it’s like to take the plunge into higher education…  “I remember applying for university, confident, knowing that I would definitely get in because I worked hard, and now it’s amazing fun! But I had to address the elephant in the room at some point…” Hi, my name’s Rafael, I’m 19 and I’m studying marine biology at the University of Plymouth. I was in year 13 and psyched about university, we all were but especially…

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