We need your help to create our map of mindfulness. Mental Health Awareness Week is 18th – 24th of May and we at the Carnegie School of Education could not think of a better time for us all to think about our mental health and take small steps to support our mental health.
We have a saying in our office: ‘Keep it real!’ Keeping it real for our second year Primary Education 5-11 and final year Primary Education 3-7 trainees, (with QTS), includes the Alwoodley Reading Project, first established in 2013 and extended following our Ofsted Phonics Monitoring Visit in 2015.
The CollectivED research and practice centre is working in partnership with Growth Coaching International (GCI), this partnership was celebrated at the CollectivED Knowledge Exchange Conference which took place this July.
The high levels of engagement from the pupils demonstrated the importance of sharing a love of learning with primary children.
Dr Chris Ford, Course Director for Undergraduate Primary Teacher Education, looks back on his experiences in primary teaching.