Wellbeing 15-16 update

How has your first month gone? Back at the end of last year I came across the #teacher5aday wellbeing movement. Reading what had been happening over the previous 12 months amongst teachers with a commitment to wellbeing inspired me and I wrote a blog. The whole piece can be found here: https://lenabellina.wordpress.com/2016/01/02/wellbeing-15-16/ At the end of … Continue reading Wellbeing 15-16 update

When is a consequence not a consequence? ABCs and more…

This morning I have read a superb piece by the ever-inspiring Nancy Gedge (@nancygedge) looking at behaviour management, staff emotions and mentioning the use of ABCs: https://www.tes.com/news/school-news/breaking-views/try-keep-your-emotions-check-when-teaching-children-send I have great faith in ABCs but have seen some misunderstanding around the way they are used…so I decided to write something. I hope it may clarify a few things. … Continue reading When is a consequence not a consequence? ABCs and more…