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Teaching and the menopause

Teaching and the menopause
12th September 2019

As calls for mandatory protection for women going through the menopause increase, we have talked to teaching staff about the specific challenges of dealing with symptoms of the menopause in an education context.

Dare to ‘Teach’?

Dare to Teach
30th July 2019

I’m not of the school of thought that sees teaching as an ‘art’ – more an intensive version of reality. There’s nothing pretend about the triumphs and vulnerabilities and terrors of the classroom.

Six weeks of sanity

Teachers make most of holidays
30th July 2019

Andy Sammons, Head of English at a large comprehensive explains why it’s vital we embrace ‘the slow’ during the summer holidays.

Teacher wellbeing: behind the headlines

Teacher wellbeing - look after yourself first
27th June 2019

After being off school for 5 weeks, drama teacher and senior leader Rebecca Tulloch, has realised that behind the headlines about teacher wellbeing, there is this one very simple but difficult rule: you have to look after yourself first.