Yesterday I was a speaker at ResearchEd Scotland and talked about the reasons why we need to teach and talk about mental health in schools. The text and slides from what I said are below. It being me, I went a little off text at times but I managed to say most of what I … Continue reading Why we need to teach and talk about mental health in schools? For ResearchEd Scotland 2018.
This afternoon my son Ru and I went to see the new Christopher Robin film. It was Ru’s choice. It tells of how the grown up Christopher Robin has moved to London, works too hard, ignores his lovely wife and daughter and is stressed and burnt out. He has become horribly serious and forgotten how … Continue reading The wisdom of Pooh.
Some of you will know that I have been a bit lost and voiceless recently. But I am slowly finding my way back. Today I was given the great privilege of speaking at Pedagoo Goliath. I was in the room. Photo courtesy of Charlaine Simpson. This is what I said. I have been teaching since … Continue reading Goliath