National Teaching Assistant Day: ‘How Gaming helps me as a TA’

In this Guest Blog to mark National Teaching Assistants Day, Kathryn Henderson, Teaching Assistant and Gamer writes for YGAM about the importance of understanding the world of Gaming. When I left school, I knew two things for certain. Firstly, I wanted to work with children and young people and secondly, I loved Gaming. Gaming has played a big […]

Put education at the heart of gambling reform – YGAM CEO writes for The Times

Our Chief Executive Lee Willows writes an opinion piece The Times newspaper and calls for the Government to support education as part of the Gambling Act Review. Education has an important role to play in gambling harm prevention. The world has changed since the Gambling Act was passed in 2005 and like many other industries, […]

BLOG: Bank holiday weekend in lockdown

The UK is now 60 days into lockdown and facing our second bank holiday so it can be hard to get excited for this extended weekend. Throw in a prediction of mixed weather and some bored kids and for some this bank holiday may not be as appealing. It may feel like your children want […]