Black History Month

Black History Month

Teaching about Black History Month in schools is incredibly important and something that many schools are already creating brilliant...

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World Mental Health Day

World Mental Health Day

It’s World Mental Health Day on Thursday 10th October. I know it seems like there’s a different world something...

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World Teachers’ Day

World Teachers’ Day

World Teachers’ Day 2019 - Young Teachers: The future of the Profession Saturday October 5th is World Teachers’ Day....

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National Poetry Day

National Poetry Day

Six Activities for National Poetry Day National Poetry Day 2019 takes place this Thursday, and it presents a fantastic...

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Ready Steady Go

Ready Steady Go

When I think back over my career as a primary school teacher and wonder about the legacy I left...

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A is for Anxiety

A is for Anxiety

We all know how this feels, particularly at this time of year when our thoughts turn to the first...

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Choose Life (Work Balance)

Choose Life (Work Balance)

Choose life. Choose a job. Choose a career. The first lines of Ewan McGregor’s infamous introductory monologue to the...

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Here we are again…

Here we are again…

I’m stood in front of 30 young, eager and expectant faces. I imagine that the majority of them got...

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