Tag: teaching

Guilty feelings

My excellent friend and colleague Joanna (see her fabulous work) once reminded me that I can do anything, not everything. I’m struggling to fit in my running training at the moment. I’m doing the bits I consider hard (speed work, hills etc.), but there’s…

Take some time

Fresh from the Southampton Education School Health and Wellbeing Conference, I’m ready for a rest. It was a fantastic day with some switched-on and enthusiastic trainees. Experienced teachers need to model saying ‘No’ and taking control of workload and unreasonable demands, or we will…

Time for something completely different

Well, sort of. I’m heading to the University of Southampton, for their annual Health and Wellbeing conference for teachers and trainee teachers. I teach all the time, be it runners, children or education professionals, but this just feels a bit different. It will be…