Advice / Ideas / Questions

Do you have Advices/Ideas to share with other parents or questions to ask? Please send us an email at parentsbup@gmail.com, and indicate if you want this posted online with your name or as anonymous? We look forward to hearing from you. Your advices, ideas or questions could go a long way in helping other parents. Love is in sharing More »

Education

Here we share Information that we need to know for our pre-school and primary pupils. We would immensely appreciate contributions from all especially educators in the UK school system. More »

Pre School

Do you have child/children between the ages of 2-5? Then this category is for you. What should our kids know at this stage? How can we help? More »

Primary School

Do you child/children between the ages of 6-11? Here is your category. What should our kids be doing in this stage? How can we help? More »

Secondary Education

Okay this is it! This category is dedicated to parents of preteens and teens in the Secondary Education between the ages of 11-18. We have more work to do, so let’s get started. What do we need to know and what can we do to help? More »

Inspirations

We all need to get inspired in one way or the other. More »

Inspiring Stories

Do you have an inspiring story to share? It could be a story of survival, a story of turnarounds, a story of sheer determination and courage, a story of love, a story of hope or a story of forgiveness. More »

Inspiring Quotes

Do you have inspiring quotes to share with us? We’d love to hear from you. Inspirational quotes are short snaps of real life lessons that sometimes make us say A ha! More »

Young Achievers

Black UK Pupils who outperform in GCSEs and A Levels. This category goes to show us that a lot of black UK pupils do perform very well. We want use this category as point of reference and also a motivating point. More »

Health Blogs

“A healthy attitude is contagious but do not wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier.”-Tom Stoppard. Health is wealth. Our health is very important. Let’s share vital health information. More »

Events

Events such as workshops and seminars for parents will be announced and promoted here. We learn and are encouraged by each other. There are plans for PBUP to organise some inspiring events for parents, so do look for these planned events. More »

Parents Talk

Talking is big feature of being a parent. We are either talking to our children, talking to our families and friends about our children or even talking to ourselves about our children. Here we share vital ideas, advice and discuss related press articles. Be part of the talk. More »

Press Articles - For Discussion

Have you recently read an article in the press that relates to our children education? Please feel free to share with us. We would acknowledge you for that, appreciate the share and discuss the article. More »

Have a wonderful Christmas

On behalf of Parents of Black UK Pupils, we want to say that you are all amazing, and we very proud of you. Have a wonderful Christmas with your beautiful family and a fulfilled New Year!! More »

2017 Advice to Teen Boys and Teen Girls

As part of our next Magazine issue for Tweens and Teens coming out soon, we have a section dedicated to YOU. The 50:50 project is aiming to have at least 50 men and 50 women give advice to teen boys

Day 5: Parenting Truths

Parents! Did you know that the way you communicate with your children can either help build them up or literally tear them down? Constant Criticisms from Childhood has stopped many adults today from pursuing their dreams. Let’s help turn that

Day 4: Parenting Truths

As parents, our roles of being our children’s first teachers NEVER expires. It is NOT wise to leave that role at any point especially when they start school. WHY? Because a child educated only at school is an uneducated child.

Day 3: Parenting Truths

You have NOT failed as a parent if your child is not doing that great in school. You have NOT failed if your child is not acting right. You only fail when you quit on your child. Give him/her a

Cyber Bullying – WEBINAR

Hi Amazing Parents, Cyber bullying is on the increase and as the dedicated parents that we are, we do not want our children to become victims of this crime. The answer is not necessarily to take away every device from

Be Less Judgemental

As parents, we all have various and different burdens to bear. Let us therefore NOT be too quick to judge other parents and their parenting styles. We don’t know what they have to face every day. Be Kind and Supportive

How to deal Backchatting / Backtalking from your Tweens and Teens

Dear Amazing Parents, On this week’s FB live video, we talked about how we deal with backchatting/backtalking from our tweens and teens. Back-talking is one of the top complaints that parents of tweens and teens agree that they face very

The Benefits of Apologizing To Your Children When You Do Wrong

Dear Parents, this week we are highlighting the benefits in apologizing to our children when we do wrong. The facts: It is not something that many adults experienced growing up. It is something that I hear many teens say ‘not