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Exclusive Interview with Jill Berry

We recently grabbed the chance to chat with the inspirational Jill Berry about wellbeing, communication and social media! 1 – How do you look after your own wellbeing?   I know it’s challenging, but I’ve always been good at putting things into compartments and carving out time for myself, even when I was a head (which […]

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Hopeful Schools by Mary Myatt

After a hectic week, what a treat to spend Sunday afternoon in the company of the new book from Mary Myatt; Hopeful Schools, building humane communities. Mary’s point of view is unapologetically optimistic, but is it is definitely not a rose-tinted ideal. She argues for the development of realistic and positive hope in schools.  Using […]

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Exclusive Interview with James Hilton, Leading from the Edge.

Schoolwell caught up with James Hilton, Personal Development Speaker, Trainer & Author  of Leading from the Edge:  A School Leader s Guide to Recognising and Overcoming Stress. SW Hi James, thanks for speaking to us! Leading from the Edge was published in January. What has life been like for you since then? JH Things have been hectic albeit in […]

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MINDFUL LEADERSHIP IN EDUCATION

A Guest Post by @Ed_Tmprince Leadership in general is a lonely position and leadership in education is no different.   Senior leadership is fraught with obstacles and, like never before, educational leadership is teetering on a tight rope trying to balance the needs of the children with the needs of the staff and then government throws in […]