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Thought For The Day: Positive Thinking

September 29, 2022 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Smile!

September 27, 2022 · Leave a comment

How Teachers Can Best Use Their Classroom Walls | Edutopia

Classroom walls don’t have to be Instagram-worthy so long as they display the right information and allow students to shine. If you’re like me, you might be ready to come … Continue reading

August 24, 2022 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Go Anywhere, Do Anything

July 19, 2022 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Look a Little Harder

May 17, 2022 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: A New Hope

March 22, 2022 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Infinite Hope

March 17, 2022 · Leave a comment

Lost your get up and go? Here’s how to get it back | The Guardian

After a lifetime of loving exercise, Martin Love lost his motivation. But where had it gone? And could he get it back? Plus, five experts on how to maintain your … Continue reading

January 17, 2022 · Leave a comment

The Necessity of Finding More Ways to Praise Students | Edutopia

Encouraging students is not enough, says a new study – you actually have to raise your ratio of praise to reprimands dramatically, and that might mean keeping track. Creating a … Continue reading

November 10, 2021 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Autumn

September 30, 2021 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Be That Girl

Mutual support is a public good – everyone is enriched and no-one is reduced in stature by it…

August 17, 2021 · Leave a comment

Five Tips for New Teachers | Edutopia

August 6, 2021 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Surround Yourself with Positive People

Source: Project Happiness on Facebook

June 24, 2021 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Live Like It’s Spring

May 18, 2021 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: The Storm Will Pass…

May 11, 2021 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Beautiful Change

May 4, 2021 · Leave a comment

4 Relationship-Building Strategies to Help Finish the School Year Strong | Edutopia

Students still have time to make connections with their classmates, and projects that require teamwork are a great place to start. A sense of community is the foundation of everything … Continue reading

April 14, 2021 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Darkness and Light

April 1, 2021 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Keep Walking

March 25, 2021 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Bob Marley on Greatness

March 23, 2021 · Leave a comment

Toxic Positivity… Don’t Be That Person!

Whilst we at the Learning Renaissance generally maintain a positive attitude to the direction of education, and life in general, we sometimes despair of glib and manufactured positivity. Personally, I … Continue reading

February 5, 2021 · 1 Comment

Thought For The Day: Plant Seeds

February 4, 2021 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Positive Action

November 26, 2020 · Leave a comment

Exercise and Well-Being (1) | BelievePHQ

Thanks to Jon Tait for sharing this infographic from @BelievePHQ, which is as appropriate to staff as students.

April 5, 2019 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: The Importance of Positivity

March 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: The Importance of a Positive Mental Attitude

October 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Power of Positivity with Children

Another post to start the new academic year on a positive note. I like the spirit, if not the content of some of these comments. Looks a little like someone … Continue reading

September 7, 2018 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: The Secret of Success

July 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

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