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Barry talks to QA Education about how 'School Exclusions Have Negative Impact On Students'

School Exclusions Have Negative Impact On Students

School Exclusions Have Negative Impact On Students Article by Barrie Laslett

All across the country young people are being excluded from mainstream schools and consigned…

Young teacher with little girl - Wellbeing and the benefits of SCITT buy-in

Wellbeing and the benefits of SCITT buy-in

 Wellbeing and the benefits of SCITT buy-in from current and prospective partnership schools
 

The latest Teacher Wellbeing Index, launched by Education Support in November,…

A pupil writes on the interactive flat panel by BenQ

BenQ helps school integrate 44 interactive flat panels

Over 40 Interactive Flat Panel (IFP) displays from global electronics manufacturer BenQ have been integrated into Woodmansterne School in London, as part of a large-scale transformative expansion…

YMCA - music mixing desk

How Digital music project is boosting young communities

Craig Berens, COO at YMCA Newark and Sherwood, explains how the organisation's Digital music project is helping to develop…

Mindfulness for year 7 transition - adult male teacher

Mindfulness for Year 7 Transition – for Pupils and Staff

How often are children and adults told that resilience is a good thing but they are rarely taught how to actually be more resilient!  Mindfulness training helps to explore and understand the mind…

Elaine Wyllie - founder of the Daily Mile

What is The Daily Mile?

It’s outdoor physical activity, as part of Health and Wellbeing, in an enjoyable social setting.  The class goes outside into the playground with their teacher and run and jog at their own pace…

Children in the air at Boundless Outdoors

Boundless Outdoors

With outdoor learning centres in Malvern and Bell Heath, Boundless Outdoors aim to be the leading outdoor activity centres in Worcestershire and the West Midlands. With outdoor learning and fun at…

Boy on stage at Reflect Theatre in Education

Reflect Theatre in Education

Reflect Theatre in Education provides personalised performing arts’ projects and applied drama techniques in schools across the capital and South East. Working collaboratively with schools, we…

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Safe Hands Training Services

At Safe Hands Training Services, we believe it is vitally important to remove stigma from talking about emotional wellbeing and mental health. Mental Health is still seen my many people as…

Iain Stewart encouraging teachers to engage with youngsters with storytelling about the natural world

Storytelling is key to engaging youngsters in the natural world

Geology “rock star” and TV presenter professor Iain Stewart is urging teachers across the nation to become storytellers in a bid to engage more young people in the natural world.
The BBC…

Stuart in Australia to ease the school staff shortages in London

London schools recruit 10 teachers from Australia amid school staff shortages

QA Education caught up with Stuart McLaughlin, Principal, Bower Park Academy after his trip to Australia where he interviewed teachers there in a bid to ease school staff shortages back in London…

Child relaxing after mental health service - TPC Therapy

The mental health service that is inspiring change in schools

Increasing numbers of children are struggling with childhood trauma and ACES ( Adverse Childhood Experience’s) such as being in care or experiencing domestic violence, loss and abuse. These…

iSpace wellbeing training

iSpace Wellbeing

iSpace is the Wellbeing Curriculum for schools, developed by its founder and creator, Paula Talman. It is designed to give children the tools to develop their whole selves, providing a whole-…

School choir at WellChild Awards

Singing competition will see one lucky school perform at the WellChild Awards

School singing competition will see one lucky school perform for the stars at the WellChild Awards. 

An exciting singing competition is now open to choose pupils from one lucky primary…

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Understanding Eating Disorders

tastelife Youth Track: Understanding Eating Disorders

A robust, sensitive, high-quality resource for use in…

Firefly Yoga

Firefly Yoga Wales

We provide workshops that train teachers, TAs, playworkers etc to run our signature '15 minutes to happy, healthy kids' program. This simple yet effective yoga and well-being program. can be…

St. Cassian’s Centre - To Touch the Hearts of Those Entrusted to Our Care

To Touch the Hearts of Those Entrusted to Our Care

St. Cassian’s Centre, Kintbury, West Berkshire, lies within the North Wessex Downs – an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It…

Mental Health First Aid Training Class in Wales

Mental Health First Aid in Wales

As License Holders of Mental Health First Aid in Wales our mission is to provide high quality evidence-based mental health information, training, education and services that are accessible and…

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How to tackle anxiety and mental health in school

What can schools do about the increasing issue of anxiety and other mental health issues that many children are now suffering from? This is an important question for all schools and…

Happiest days of their lives?  

Happiest days of their lives?  

The Schools Health Education Unit, based in Exeter since 1977, has just released a major report about the emotional health and wellbeing of young people.  


Headline Findings…