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YouTube channels for teachers

Our favorite YouTube channels for teachers   There are literally hundreds of YouTube channels for teachers at the moment with many more starting up. We thought to make your life easier, we would cull the massive list for you. Here are top 7 YouTube channels for you to explore:   Gerry Brooks Gerry Brooks is…

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Fitting in Fitness as a Teacher

Being a teacher and staying fit can be a difficult task to do and often when you start teaching your usual workout schedule gets thrown out the window to make time for new priorities, such as marking papers. So if you’re struggling to find the perfect balance between work, being social and exercising, here are…

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Mental Health and Wellbeing series – Teachers

Last week we posted the first in our Mental Health and Wellbeing series. This was primarily focussed on children in the classroom, however mental health does not discriminate and adults are just as affected. The world health organisation definition is as follows: “Mental health is defined as a state of well-being in which every individual…

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Mental Health and Wellbeing

Mental Health and wellbeing are popular topics of discussion in staffrooms across the UK. There is little wonder why this is the case, with 1 in 10 children according to mentalhealth.org.uk being affected by these issues. Adults are not far behind, with the stats showing an increase year on year. Schools now need to develop…

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Become a reflective practitioner

Why becoming a reflective practitioner will change your teaching and build confidence: What does it mean to be a reflective practitioner? Before diving into the definition, let’s look at the purpose. In almost every profession, building the habits that support bringing awareness into your performance will elevate your skillset both professionally and personally Without awareness…

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