Tagged with Think Beyond Pink

Think Beyond Pink: November 2014 – Patcham High top of the class for PSHE

Think Beyond Pink: November 2014 – Patcham High top of the class for PSHE

Here’s my November Think Beyond Pink column in The Argus newspaper. This time it’s about my visit to Patcham High School in Brighton and MP Caroline Lucas’ parliamentary bill for statutory/ compulsory PSHE (Personal, Social, Health and Economic education). If, like me, you think every school’s PSHE provision should be as good as Patcham High’s, join … Continue reading »

Think Beyond Pink: September 2014 – Does Lego scientist set smash brick ceiling?

Think Beyond Pink: September 2014 – Does Lego scientist set smash brick ceiling?

Does Lego’s new female scientist set really smash the brick ceiling? When Lego announced in June that they were releasing a new line aimed at girls featuring female scientist minifigures, social media fizzed away excitedly for weeks like a bubbling lab experiment. The notably-devoid-of-pink set was the brainchild of Swedish geochemist, Dr Ellen Kooijman, who … Continue reading »

Think Beyond Pink: July 2014: #LetShoesBeShoes

Think Beyond Pink: July 2014: #LetShoesBeShoes

Hello dear followers. I thought I’d post up this month’s ‘Think Beyond Pink’ column for you, which was published in The Argus newspaper today. It’s about the recent #LetShoesBeShoes campaign against some very naughty and extremely medieval advertising by Clarks shoes. You can read about it here: And here are the actual point-of-sale posters so … Continue reading »