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Mindfulness: making better leaders

Calm landscape
1st November 2016

You don’t have to be wearing saffron robes and sitting on a mountain to utilise mindfulness in daily life. College principal Stuart Rimmer explains how to incorporate mindfulness into leadership practice.

Managing disagreements

Stormy sky
20th October 2016

Education staff manage relationships with numerous people including colleagues, managers, parents and students. It is therefore inevitable that a disagreement will happen at some point so learning how to manage them productively is vital.

Mental health: you're not alone

10th October 2016

On #WorldMentalHealthDay we took a look at the challenges we face in tackling the mental health crisis in teaching, as well as action we can take in the short-term.

September: a blank page

31st August 2016

Emma Kell is a researcher on teacher wellbeing. Here she shares strategies that may help you in surviving – and thriving – the year and, hopefully many more fulfilling and successful years to come as a teacher. 

Make going #BackToSchool stress-free!

2nd August 2016

After a long (and hopefully!) hot summer you may be thinking about the new term ahead. To make sure #backtoschool is as painless as possible we look at what you can do to manage your workload and avoid stress in the year ahead.