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Live Well, Teach Well by Abigail Mann – Review

Live Well, Teach Well sets out its stall on the cover with the tagline “A practical approach to wellbeing that works”. In her introduction, Abbie describes the book as “a ‘pick-up-and-look’ resource for when you need it most.” This is not a book to be read cover to cover, nor does it draw heavily on research; […]

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3 Wellness Questions Answered by Georgia Holleran

    With the inaugural TeachWellFest bursting onto the eduwellbeing scene (yes, I did just make that word up) on the 30th of June, we asked founder Georgia Holleran (@TeachersMHaW) these three questions –  What’s your; Best wellbeing decision? Only ever work part time on other people’s projects and full time on my own. Top wellbeing strategy? […]

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Teaching Packs Giveaway!

We have partnered with our friends at  @TeachingIdeas   to give away three One Year Teaching Packs Plus memberships. Teaching Packs have downloadable packs of quality teaching materials, including child-friendly eBooks, differentiated activity resources and classroom display materials covering a wide range of subjects and topics. Teaching Packs Plus members can also download editable versions of many resources, along with additional Mini […]

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The Wellbeing Paradox

Through a series of events that I still don’t fully understand, last weekend I found myself nearly 300 miles from home, in Rhyddngs Business and Enterprise School in Oswaldtwistle, standing in front of about a  dozen people who were kind enough to choose to come to my workshop on the Wellbeing Paradox. The what? If […]

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Wonderful Wellbeing Blogs Round Up July 2017

Three blogs that have caught the eye at Schoolwell this week… ‘Teachers don’t need flashy wellbeing schemes, they just need a humble staffroom’ Tom Rogers (@RogersHistory) makes the case for the importance of the staff room in a school. “Teachers have accepted the status quo for lack of the time or energy to fight their […]

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Schoolwell Birthday #giveawaySW – Terms and Conditions

It’s our birthday, but we’re giving the presents! To celebrate, we have teamed up with Collaboroo and Teacherin to give away a #birthdaybundle and 3 #teachhappy kits. To enter, either- Retweet this tweet   or like this facebook post     Entries close on the 30th of April, the lucky winners will be drawn randomly from all […]

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Ever been to a TeachMeet?

Last year, I enjoyed Teach Meet Torquay, and so I jumped at the opportunity to attend #TMDevon. TeachMeets are a fairly recent development in the CPD landscape. They take different forms, but have a few common features. Usually funded by sponsorship from educational companies, they are free to attend and feature a range of classroom […]

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How we promote wellbeing in my school.

A guest post by @chrisdysonHT This post was originally published at stressfreeteacher.com (@stress_freeuk) and is reproduced here by kind permission of the author.  The biggest resource and the biggest impact on success in any school is the teachers and the TA’s. So wellbeing of this vital resource is paramount to a schools success. True you can be […]