Staff Well Being

The Choice Overload | TeacherToolkit – Education Article

Reading Time: 2 minutes When making a decision, what should you do if you have too many choices? The ‘choice overload’ concept is designed to help individuals improve the way in which they work, to understand themselves better, and to help improve others and understand others better. How good are you at quitting bad ideas? According to author Seth Godin, what sets successful people apart from everyone else is their ability to give up. Winners quit fast, quit often and quit…

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Problem Solving: Advice For All Teachers – Education Article

Reading Time: 1 minute What would be your number one piece of advice for all teachers? If I think back to all the difficult periods throughout my teaching career, there is one thing that resonates on each occasion. I failed to share my views with those who held me to account. Logical reasoning? As a teacher, there is very little opportunity for reflection. On the other side of the coin, the person that pulls the strings, your head teacher or…

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5 Things I Learned From Quitting Teaching – Education Article

Reading Time: 3 minutes What did I learn from quitting my teaching job? There’s a great sense of pride among those who teach, particularly those that have just a few years under their belt. They’ve made the bold move to become a teacher, perhaps having to justify their decision to friends and family, and that’s why it can be gut-wrenching to admit to yourself that you are considering quitting teaching. I know this because I did just that. Two schools…

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