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Malvern College to host 2nd Mental Health conference

This September, the College will host the second annual conference on Mental Health in 7-13 ye...

Mud, glorious mud!

Forest Schools and outdoor learning are a vital part of the planned curriculum

Why wooden playground equipment is superior

Craig Boyle from Infinite Playgrounds says that wooden playground is safer and more comfortabl...

Staying safe in the sun

Skincare product provider Deb has launched an education programme to warn children and parents...

Indoor air pollution more harmful than outdoor

Pollutant levels indoors in the US are typically two to five times higher than outdoors, the E...

A lesson in affordable, cleaner heating

Remeha's James Porter looks at how ultra-low NOx condensing boilers can help schools protect t...

Don't run away from mental health issues - just run!

John Aguilar, Principal at Padworth College, discusses how a running club offers the school a...

The bigger picture: a holistic approach to education

Dr. Lim Lai Cheng, former Principal of Singapore's Raffles Institution, looks at why schools ...

Run wild: sign up for Outdoor Classroom Day

Cath Prisk, Global Partnerships Manager at Project Dirt, explains why schools should embrace n...

'Ability to be happy' is the only real measure of success

The head of BBC North reminded Manchester High School for Girls students to aim for happiness ...

Student mental health and its effect on learning

Student stress is rising and some turn to tech to help says Dr Andres Fonseca, Consultant Psyc...

Helping children deal with failure as well as success

Dr John Hind of Dame Allan's Schools looks at the importance of supporting pupils through fail...

Life Education Bus rolls into Hunter Hall

The Life Education Bus made a pit stop at Hunter Hall School last week

Pocklington School staff train in mental health first aid

Pastoral care staff at Pocklington School have received mental health first aid training as pa...

Parents learn about mental health first aid

The seminar is one of a series taking place at Solihull School

New initiative tackles childhood obesity

Braintree district Council launches 'Livewell Child' initiative to fight childhood obesity

Team GB Brownlee Brothers & Aldi help young people eat fresh

1.2 million young people to improve eating habits via educational programme, Get Set to Eat Fr...

How Indoor Air Quality affects exam results

Andy Williams looks how Indoor Air Quality impacts exam results

Primary schools urged to take lead on family fitness

Pioneering health and wellbeing program Premier Transition aimed at pupils, parents and teache...

Almost a third of 11-16 year-olds have body image anxiety

Be Real Campaign launches Body Confidence Campaign Toolkit for Schools to tackle low body conf...

Mental health issues in schools supported by new partnership

Leeds Beckett University and Stronger Minds CIC to train teachers on how to respond to mental ...

5-y-o students learn mindfulness at Bickley Park School

New assistant head, Jon Poole introduced the classes after realising that there is nothing out...

A breath of fresh air

We talk Stefan Griffiths, Headmaster at Norwich School, about promoting a better understanding...

Should we teach primary school children about mental health?

Helen Jeys explains why it's important to help students cope with stressful situations from an...

Dyspraxic children anxious and downhearted, teachers say

New research shows children with dyspraxia suffer higher levels of emotional distress than the...

St Swithun's embraces global Outdoor Classroom Day

Pupils at St Swithun's Junior School swap the classroom for the great outdoors

Is boarding good for pupils' wellbeing?

Deputy Head Pastoral, Andrea Saxel explains Cranleigh School's approach to mental health and p...

Food for Life school pupil twice as likely to eat five-a-day

Researchers from UWE release report on the impact of the Soil Association's programme

Project shows pupils benefits of outdoor learning

Pupils in Devon's schools are being encouraged to interact more with the natural environment

Nursing in Schools

School nurse workloads risk undermining essential support for children with long-term health c...

Book Corner: Mental Health Matters

Paula Nagel offers practical advice and case studies on mental health issues in primary school...

Schools to learn life-saving CPR

BHF encourage schools to register for free CPR training kits and take part in milestone event

Finding happiness in an uncertain world

Rosi Prescott, CEO of Central YMCA, says schools must start prioritising student wellbeing

Why are we so anxious about child anxiety?

Schools need to start conversations about mental health to free the stigma, says Barry Richard...

Government launches childhood obesity action plan

New strategy for tackling primary school children's health issues focuses on sugar and getting...

Boys increasingly worried about body image

New ad industry resources launched as new Credos research reveals half of secondary school boy...

Addressing modern-day stress

Malvern College to hold mental health and wellbeing conference this September

Almost 75% of children want to be more active

Change4Life and Disney inspire pupils to get active ahead of the summer holidays

From hashtag to handbook

Popular #Teacher5ADay hashtag turned into book to help teachers manage stress

Haileybury festival puts focus on mental health

Dr Aric Sigman and MP Charles Walker to be keynote speakers at Haileybury's Festival of Wellbe...