As a former socially-anxious student, now in the position of a teacher, I’ve gathered some good strategies to support these students in becoming confident as well as academic. Here are my top 5!
Teaching and Learning
Lesson plans, ideas, activities and resources related to teaching in general, along with the occasional rant in response to the latest government initiative.
The role of educators when it comes to students battling poor mental health.
An introduction to FISHING NET skills: the transferable life-skills that everything else rests on.
Why I’m currently loving supply teaching while at the same time turning business ideas into realities.
My reasons for deciding to leave the security of a permanent teaching job and go it alone.
A great technique to encourage creative writing for special needs and low ability writers.
A quick lesson idea which allows students to see mistakes as a means to deeper learning.
Why skipping the snooze and developing a morning routine might actually make you a much happier person.
A quick reminder that stepping into the moment at any given time can bring about happiness.
A sad little story to demonstrate how I feel about the education system in the UK.