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#teacher5aday journal and handbook

Here at Schoolwell we have been involved with the #teacher5aday movement for a long time. One project we have been particularly excited to see come to fruition is the #Teacher5ADay Journal and Handbook. As a backer I got one of the very first journals to be sent out (sadly I couldn’t make it to the […]

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Lead, Learn, Lancs. Love, love, love!

A Guest post by @MissVicki_V “Continue on the M6 for 87 miles” was not the greatest thing to hear shortly after 06:30 this morning but Lead, Learn, Lancs more than made up for it. I made my way up north, leaving the blue skies behind me, for a day of Twitter eye spy and learning . I […]

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Are you an enthusiastic lurker?

How would you like to spend 2 hours sharing great ideas with colleagues while being in with a chance of winning goodies just for being there? I recently attended #TeachMeet Torquay, as an enthusiastic lurker of course. Hats off to the staff at hosts @TorquayAcademy, who had learned about an hour before that the big […]

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#teacher5aday update – #notice

A guest post by @rondelle10_b As a reflection of the past several weeks, this #teacher5aday update will focus on the #notice aspect: Full blog details are here.    I first came across the ‘inner chimp’ concept by Professor Steve Peters. It is described as the impulsive part of your brain which can quickly jump to conclusions based […]

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Brilliant Buddy Boxes

We are curious souls at Schoolwell, and recently a lot of pictures of presents started to appear in our timeline. Intrigued, we investigated a little further and found that teachers are taking charge of their own wellbeing and spreading a little happiness through the #teacher5adaybuddybox scheme. Maybe you have already heard about #teacher5aday?  It is a […]

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APRIL 2016 – #TEACHER5ADAY STRESS AWARENESS MONTH

A guest post by @MartynReah To follow in the footsteps of our American cousins http://stressawarenessmonth.com/ I’m suggesting that we make April #teacher5aday Stress Awareness month. This works well as it follows on from the original ideas of Mark Healey whose TLT14 presentation inspired #teacher5aday. https://audioboom.com/boos/2575736-teacher-well-being-stress As part of his presentation he attempted to define stress, discuss […]