Towards a Culture of Improvement with David Weston

Towards a Culture of Improvement with David Weston

“Leaders need to make schools permeable to the best ideas. Not just incoming ideas but sharing ideas out – breaking down silos everywhere. It’s the art, the craft, and the science of pupil development.” David Weston is the founder and Chief Executive...
Let’s Talk About Flex with Emma Turner

Let’s Talk About Flex with Emma Turner

“We want “flexible living” not flexible working. We want people to live really well; to be healthy and happy and feel like they can contribute.” Emma Turner has been in primary teaching for 23 years, during which time she has worked as a classroom teacher...
A New Perspective on Stress with Maria Brosnan

A New Perspective on Stress with Maria Brosnan

I was delighted to be a guest of the Key Voices podcast with the lovely host Caroline Doherty. We recorded this podcast as part of Stress Awareness Month. “Sleeplessness is a feature of the stress response… if we’ve had a stressful, busy, exhausting day, those...
The Revolution in Student Wellbeing with Sam Moinet

The Revolution in Student Wellbeing with Sam Moinet

“We’re all going to fail. Spoiler alert. It’s how we engage with failure that’s important. Ask yourself: what can I learn from this? How can I use this knowledge?” Sam Moinet is a former History teacher and the founder of ‘Student...