How to create an ethos of kindness in your students, class and school.
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.
How using mindfulness can allow you to mentally separate from the never-ending to-do list.
Focusing on all that’s good, even in times of darkness.
Why it’s so important to discuss current events and terrorism in schools.
Why parents shouldn’t be splashing out on expensive presents for teachers.
Open discussion of body image in the classroom and encouraging positive role models.
Why making positive calls to parents can make you – and them – feel amazing.
Why we can’t allow children to avoid things in school because they’re scared.
Thoughts, science and an awesome TED talk on the importance of body language.
How can we use intolerance in the classroom to open young minds and foster curiosity and acceptance.