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School kids by bus stop

In partnership with Parentline Plus (now Famliy Lives) we reviewed the extensive literature and many studies examining the link between parental engagement and pupil attainment, behaviour and attendance.

School gates

In 2007 we conducated a joint survey with British Council for School Environments (BCSE) conducted of 530 teachers on school buildings. This report summarises our findings and the subsequent recommendations we made to make building investment even more beneficial for schools.

Leaf

Sandra Taylor shares 5 tips for mindful living with and why it is so important for you to look after yourself in order for you to look after others! 

We are currently sponsoring a major three-year project looking at how headteachers can change their school climate and the effect a school climate has on teacher wellbeing. 

Research segments

An independent piece of research was commissioned in 2013 to measure the demand and supply of wellbeing support services.

Headteacher

In December 2014, we carried out a poll of 804 individuals looking at the impact inspections have on the wellbeing. The poll also reveals insights into how inspections can be improved for everyone involved. 

Rainbow flag

More than two-thirds (68%) of staff in education witnessed homophobic harassment and just under half (48%) were personally discriminated against because of their sexual orientation, according to our research carried out in March 2014.

Stormy sky

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.

Exam hall

Exam season stress is not just for pupils. Here is a reminder that you need to look after your own wellbeing too as the summer term reaches its climax.

NQT

Getting that first position can be daunting for newly qualified teachers. Here are our top tips.