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Belonging 2

Associate Nina Jackson with part two of her blog all about doing catch-up right by focussing on belonging, relationships and connection.

Five-Minute Read

Belonging 1

Associate Director Nina - Ninja - Jackson shares her tips for the right sort of catch-up with a focus on belonging, connection and well-being. Part One of a two-part blog.

Five-Minute Read

C-Word Bingo

Associate and Restorative Practice guru Mark Finnis recently asked people on social media for education-related words beginning with C. This is the impressive list that came back.

Two-minute Read

Talking About War

A short selection of ideas and resources for teachers and parents to help with talking to children about war in Ukraine and, sadly, so many other parts of the world.

Three-minute read

Nina Jackson on the CPD Jukebox 2

As a leader, how can I manage my own well-being as well as the well-being of my staff? We asked Independent Thinking Associate and our go-to well-being guru Nina Jackson, and this is what she had to say.

Jackie Beere on the CPD Jukebox

What can I do to boost a child’s self-esteem? We asked Associate and author Jackie Beere OBE for three minutes on the subject. Here's her great ten-minute reply!

Stephanie Davies on the CPD Jukbox

Why should I introduce more laughter into my classroom? We asked Associate and founder of Laughology, Stephanie Davies and this is what she had to say.

Well-Being Webinar

Watch the recording of our recent Zoom webinar for teachers and school leaders all about well-being in schools with Nina Jackson, Julie Rees, Jackie Beere and Roy Leighton. Hosted by Ian Gilbert.

90-minute watch

Hope from India

A blog from our friend Tina Mahesh in Mumbai from the eye of the storm of the pandemic sweeping across India in April 2021. It is darkest before the dawn.

Three-minute read

You Look Fine To Me

This is the recording of when Nina Jackson wowed the audience with her closing address on emotional health and well-being for schools at the 2019 SSAT conference in Birmingham.

30-minute watch

The Power of the A-Maze-In Sketch-A Doodle

Watch Nina Jackson speaking to an online audience about the restorative power of the 'A-Maze- In' Sketch-a-Doodle.

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A Conversation About Coaching, Coping and Better Conversations

A conversation about coaching, coping and better conversations in challenging times with Associates Gill KellyAndy Vass and Jackie Beere.

53-minute watch

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