Is it possible to have a work life balance when leading a school or for that matter when teaching in one? #SLTchat produces a frenetic thirty minutes of tweets, re-tweets, likes and comments. Maybe the people who give up a Sunday evening to be part of it are not best placed to comment; it’s a lovely irony. Continue reading
Thanks to Martyn Reah for bringing the issue of teacher well-being to the forefront of our minds, as we start a new term. It’s important to look after and care for the carers who give so much time, compassion and care to our young people.
One of the first questions we ask friends and colleagues, when we see them after the long break is, “Did you have a great summer?” Thanks for asking but it was a rubbish. This summer was focussed on the conversion of three schools into academies as part of a multi academy trust. Continue reading