The health benefits of laughter

You might not realise how powerful laughter can be. Not only can it reduce stress but it also has significant benefits for physical wellbeing including reducing blood pressure and strengthening your immune system. Find out more. 

The importance of voice care for teachers

Voice care is incredibly important for teachers and vocal damage is a big risk especially during the winter months. We share why voice care is so vital and top tips from the Royal College of Speech and Language to help look after your voice. 

Winning on workload

The themes of workload, stress and pressure continue in education. Julian Stanley urges us to make 2018 the year of effective change to working practices.

Leadership: finding time for yourself

As a primary school leader you will face constant pressures, but making time for your wellbeing and to reflect is crucial. Julian Stanley advises.

Congratulations Santa Runners!

Congratulations to the amazing #TeamEdSupport for completing the Santa Run on Sunday 3 December in London's Victoria Park. 

NQT Special: The two biggest NQT challenges

Workload and behaviour are the two common challenges for an NQT. Julian Stanley offers some advice and support.

Teachers' housing crisis: how our grants can help

Our Grants Caseworker Carl tells us about the increasing numbers of teaching staff come to us for help with housing issues.

Housing: a helping hand

The impact of stagnating salaries and rising housing costs is becoming clear for many in the teaching profession. Our CEO Julian Stanley looks at what help is out there.

Spotting the signs of stress: teachers & education staff

We asked the clinical team at our helpline for their expert advice on the signs teachers and other working in education should look out for when our physical and emotional wellbeing is under threat.

Teachers are heroes says top comedian

Comedian Russell Howard’s has a new series on Sky 1. This week he talks about how hard teachers work and why we must trust and appreciate them more.