This is a guest post by a parent whose daughter is going through the UCAS application process.
‘Ping!’ the phone blurts.
‘Ping!’ it blurts again. As every parent knows this constant pinging of messages on your offspring’s phone is a nudge out of your current task and a call to arms.
I was just about to launch into my usual ‘what are you doing on your phone all the time?’ parental speech when my daughter spoke first. ‘Another unconditional!’ she exclaimed. She informed that as it was university application season, offers for places were coming through for her friends […]