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Ed Support at Union Conferences

Ed Support at union conferences
9th May 2018

Over the last few weeks we’ve been heading out across the country talking to everyone working in education about the work we do and how we can help them! You might have seen our stand already, or you may be heading to an upcoming event that we’ll be exhibiting at!

How to look after yourself during an Ofsted

Ofsted inspections and teacher wellbeing
25th April 2018

It’s always important that you try to take good care of yourself but before and during an Ofsted you need to be extra nice to yourself. Here’s how to survive and even thrive during an Ofsted.

Exam stress - teachers feel it too!

10th April 2018

With so much emphasis on exam stress faced by students and their parents, it’s often forgotten what a truly stressful time this also is for teachers and everyone working in education. So it’s vital you take good care of yourself. 

Spring into spring!

Spring into spring - wellbeing for teachers
10th April 2018

Spring can be very energising, a delightful season full of promise, hope and new beginnings. Find out how to make the most of the season to bookst your energy and sense of wellbeing. 

Retention: a glimmer of hope

Teacher retention
29th March 2018

Low pay, high workload and an eroding of professional autonomy are huge retention challenges – but there is hope, says Julian Stanley.

Time for a digital detox?

Digital detox for teachers
28th March 2018

Are you one of many people thinking about deleting your Facebook account due to the massive data breach by Cambridge Analytica? Could this be the spur you’ve been waiting for to try a digital detox? We take a look at the benefits of going “off grid”.

Is now the time to embrace flexible working?

Teacher with a pupil
8th March 2018

With the recruitment and retention crisis getting worse, a simple solution is to do more to support women stay in their jobs. We look at the experiences of women who have asked for more flexibility and share some top tips to help makes possitive changes to working practices.

Teaching and parenting: are they compatible?

Parenting and teaching
7th March 2018

Keziah Featherstone, co-founder and national leader for #WomenEd, discusses the difficulties of combining teaching and parenting in the current climate of ever increasing pressures on the profession. 

Flexible working in schools

Time management & wellbeing clock
7th March 2018

There is a growing momentum behind efforts to make flexible and part-time working in schools a reality. Julian Stanley explains.