The school of life: Why mixed-gender schools are better for our kids

It’s something every parent considers: Which would better for your child, a mixed or single-sex school?

With comprehensive, grammar and private schools all offering both options, it’s yet another thing to have to consider in the already stressful task of finding a school. And it doesn’t help that whoever you speak to seems to have an opinion on the matter.

But while there are valid arguments on both sides, especially when it comes to exam results, there’s one thing that single-sex schools can’t offer to children – and that’s preparation for the real world.

Yahoo! Style UK, 2016

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Tinder: Is the novelty wearing off?

Mentally rewind five years and you’ll recall online dating was considered a last resort for those too busy or unlucky to find love. Using algorithms along with details on your personality, desires and dislikes, sites matched you up with someone who was both physically and emotionally compatible with you.

That was until Tinder came along and realised something much more important: Deep down, human beings have a habit of being incredibly shallow – and Tinder has been the world’s favourite dating app ever since.

But, almost four years on, is Tinder beginning to lose its spark?

Yahoo! Style UK, 2016

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