The World Youth Organization visited Bower Park Academy on Saturday 14th May to film WYO Educate’s new mental health school workshop case studies.
Directed and filmed by Tim Mcbaj, the day involved students at Bower Park Academy discuss topics raised in the WYO Educate school mental health workshops including depression, anxiety and social media.
CEO of the World Youth Organization, Kieran Goodwin says “It was a fantastic day, the students at Bower Park were incredibly talented and a credit to their school. Thank you Bower for letting us come by and getting involved with bettering mental health education in schools.”
Teaching Assistant at Bower Park Academy, Ms T Anderson joined the students on set – who said, “Some of our drama students were chosen to take part in filming for the World Youth Organization. They showcased their talents for the charities mental health school workshops, which touched on issues such as the effects of social media and depression and anxiety. This was an amazing opportunity for students to have experience in front of the camera to show off their acting skills and voice their opinions on such an important topic.”