Articles by

Joseph McCrossan

Joseph is a teacher and writer originally from Ireland, but now based in Spain. He has given classes to students from all over the world and has also worked as a rickshaw driver, bicycle mechanic, journalist, videographer, and producer. Joseph is on a never-ending quest to find out more about the world and believes the reason we learn is to pass our experience on to the next generation. He loves travel, animals, and has a love/hate relationship with technology.

A Beginner's Guide to Grammar Schools in Northern Ireland

GoStudent gives you the low-down on everything you need to know about grammar Schools In Northern Ireland. Click here to read more.

GoStudent's Go-to-Guide to Extra Exam Time for Kids

Sometimes life can pile extra pressure on children due to illness or unpredictable events. Find out everything you need to know about extra exam time here.

How to Teach Kids to Look After the Environment

Read our advice about how to talk to your kids about the environment. Click here to find out more.

Positive Mental Health Definition for Kids: GoStudent’s Essential Guide

Click here to read our round up of the best advice to encourage excellent mental health and positive emotional well-being in your kids.

4 Fun Bonfire Night Activities for Kids

Click here to read our guide to bonfire night activities for kids that will make bonfire night go off with a bang!

Mental Health Support for Young People

Young people in the UK now require more mental health support than ever. Read our advice on how to help a child with mental health problems.

Eight Exciting Literacy Games To Inspire Your Kids

Click here to find out how to supercharge your kids’ interest in literacy with GoStudent literacy games!

What Can Schools Do to Save Us From the Climate Crisis?

The UN climate change conference is coming to the UK. What can your school do to help? Click here to find out.

Should Children Be Allowed Mobile Phones in School?

The vast majority of kids own mobile phones, should children be allowed mobile phones in school? Click here to find out.

How Does Culture Influence Children?

Culture is a term you hear thrown around a lot. But what is it and how does it influence kids? Click here to find out.

Millennial Parents: Who are They and What's Their Parenting Style?

You’ve probably heard about Millennials, but who are Millennial parents and how are they different? Read on to find out!