Open discussion of body image in the classroom and encouraging positive role models.
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.
5 quick tips to help you enjoy the end of a school term.
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.
Why PSHE is such a vital part of the school curriculum.
A lesson idea based on improving your students’ behaviour, without ‘getting their backs up.’
Are we blaming students for not doing things that they’ve never been taught?
What use are good grades if our children don’t learn the life skills needed to actually use them?