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An NQTs guide to keeping the plates spinning

Posted by Stephen C Burnage on Thursday, September 14, 2017, In : Staff Well-being 

An NQT’s guide to keeping the plates spinning

Managing workload and wellbeing in your first year of teaching

Some would argue that it doesn’t matter how long you have been teaching, ‘workload’ and ‘work-life balance’ are not easy bedfellows. However, if any teacher is to get the most from what we know is a rewarding, challenging, sometimes frustrating, often exhausting career; workload and well-being need to be effectively managed right from the start in order to maintain our ef...


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The Voice

Posted by Stephen C Burnage on Thursday, September 14, 2017, In : Staff Well-being 

The Voice

Top tips to look after a teacher’s most valuable tool

International classical musicians and pop stars think nothing of insuring their hands or voices for millions of pounds since, should those become damaged, that career has all but ended:

‘Are these the world's most expensive fingers? Fastest violin player insures his hands for £3million’ Daily Mail 15th September 2011 

‘Mariah Carey insures her voice for $70 million’

New York Times 8th April 2016

 

However, this...


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Steve Burnage Education sector trainer, consultant and author to schools, colleges and academies throughout the UK and internationally.