GCSE Science 1-9 by Helen Rogerson

GCSE Science 1-9

During the run up to the start of teaching the new GCSE I wasn't filled with confidence in how the government,...

Helen Rogerson Helen Rogerson
#aseslowchat
Drawing Out the Power of Texts by Caroline Mortlock
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Drawing Out the Power of Texts

Just a quick post to share some goodies. I had a lovely time at NATE Conference last weekend talking...

Caroline Mortlock Caroline Mortlock
#drawing
Spellings with wobbly sounds by Masha  Bell

Spellings with wobbly sounds

For as long as children meet only words in which all spellings have their main sound (e.g. Sam's dog...

Masha  Bell Masha Bell
#literacy
The #WomenEd survey 5: The 8Cs - Clarity by Kay Fuller

The #WomenEd survey 5: The 8Cs - Clarity

Thank you if you responded to the #WomenEd survey.It was carried out by Dr Kay Fuller, @KayFuller48 and...

Kay Fuller Kay Fuller
#womened
Is it time to build a fence? by Julie Hunter

Is it time to build a fence?

I spent 4 days of my half term training to teach mindfulness to teenagers. I learnt a lot about ways...

Julie Hunter Julie Hunter
#mentalhealth
On the collaborative power of lesson study: by Natalya Cavaciuti by Wyedean CPD

On the collaborative power of lesson study: by Natalya Cavaciuti

In a recent Wednesday morning briefing I found myself sat between two teachers who kindly introduced...

Wyedean CPD Wyedean CPD
#lessonstudy
Leading a culture of staff wellbeing by Matt  Young
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Leading a culture of staff wellbeing

Being the lead governor at my school for mental health and wellbeing, I am            always...

Matt  Young Matt Young
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The #WomenEd survey 4:Awareness of discrimination by Kay Fuller

The #WomenEd survey 4:Awareness of discrimination

Thank you to those who responded to the #WomenEd survey. It was carried out by Dr Kay Fuller, @KayFuller48...

Kay Fuller Kay Fuller
#womened
Summer Term Kite Flying by Liam M

Summer Term Kite Flying

As a teacher, the summer term is fantastic! Hot weather - yes, but not that. 'Winding down' - I wish!...

Liam M Liam M
#letsgofyakite
Stories and Dreams by Douglas Natusch

Stories and Dreams

It had been a long journeyfrom home to the great riverwhich arose in the mountains,so far awayfew had...

Douglas Natusch Douglas Natusch
#21daysJuly – ending our academic year on a high. by B Yusuf

#21daysJuly – ending our academic year on a high.

Image: Bukky Yusuf#21daysJuly was borne out of a low point that I had reached during June 2015. Everywhere...

B Yusuf B Yusuf
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Chefs Challenge: A pop-up club for alternative early mental health & wellbeing intervention by Clare Erasmus

Chefs Challenge: A pop-up club for alternative early mental health & wellbeing intervention

The students invited were either below 95% attendance and having to cope with mental health challenges...

Clare Erasmus Clare Erasmus
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Mental health lessons by Julie Hunter

Mental health lessons

I remember the day I told the biggest lie. My sister asked me if I was ok and I said I was ok. I should...

Julie Hunter Julie Hunter
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A commitment to wellbeing by Natalie Wilcox

A commitment to wellbeing

In July 2016 I was contacted by the University of Bristol about a project they run which focuses on teachers'...

Natalie Wilcox Natalie Wilcox
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The role of practical in the 9-1 Science GCSE by Sarah Longshaw

The role of practical in the 9-1 Science GCSE

The abolition of controlled assessment from GCSE science has led to much discussion around the role of...

Sarah Longshaw Sarah Longshaw
#practical
Be a wellbeing supermodel by Patrick Ottley-O'Connor by Clare Erasmus

Be a wellbeing supermodel by Patrick Ottley-O'Connor

This was the first slide of my first staff meeting on my first day as Interim Principal at Essa Academy...

Clare Erasmus Clare Erasmus
#wellbeingdgmeet
Pupil Well-being – A Primary Perspective by Kerry Macfarlane

Pupil Well-being – A Primary Perspective

The growing mental health crisis in our schools, estimated as one in three children in every classroom,...

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It's more than just being 'Nice': Principled and Practical Wellbeing on a shoestring by Andrew Cowley

It's more than just being 'Nice': Principled and Practical Wellbeing on a shoestring

Earlier this year at the Mayor of London’s conference one theme was ‘Retention and Recruitment.’...

Andrew Cowley Andrew Cowley
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Who's In Charge Of Happiness Round Here? by Jaz Ampaw-Farr

Who's In Charge Of Happiness Round Here?

My last coaching session was with the leadership team in a school Ofsted aren't impressed'Who's in charge...

Jaz Ampaw-Farr Jaz Ampaw-Farr
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Wellbeing at Cobham Hall - One Year In by Caro Fenice

Wellbeing at Cobham Hall - One Year In

500 words can only provide a peek into what we have started but I hope it is useful nonetheless. I am...

Caro Fenice Caro Fenice
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Positive Mindsets by K I

Positive Mindsets

Last week I caught up with some friends and I came to a realisation. These were colleagues at a previous...

K I K I
#womened
Well being- a model for Primary Schools by Shirley Drummond

Well being- a model for Primary Schools

One of the reasons that I was drawn to applying for the Headship at St Helen’s College was that wellbeing...

Shirley Drummond Shirley Drummond
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Simply Being me by Anni Poole

Simply Being me

Just as in the aeroplane, and you needing the oxygen mask first, your well- being needs your attention...

Anni Poole Anni Poole
#wellbeingdgmeet
'How was you day?': The Power of a Quick Chat by Farhaan Patel

'How was you day?': The Power of a Quick Chat

One of the best forms of kindness is to listen attentively to another person (while non-verbally communicating...

Farhaan Patel Farhaan Patel
#wellbeingdgmeet
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