What’s been going on this week? Explore the best bits from EdExec over the last seven days – features, interviews, case studies…


 

Features

10 quick tips for managing stress at work

17th May 2019

Stress in the workplace can have devastating effects on mental health and productivity. Dr Mark Winwood, director of psychological services at AXA PPP healthcare, sets out his top tips on how to manage stress It’s not possible or, indeed, [read more]

News

Support grows for new SEND school site

16th May 2019

As reported by Chronicle Live, the growing need for SEND school places in Gateshead has led to a swell of support for a local school expansion Huge demand for SEND places has spurred the proposed [read more]

Features

How to approach local businesses for support 

16th May 2019

From cash donations to equipment contributions, local businesses can be a valuable income stream for your school. Justin Smith asks, ‘How can you maximise your chances of getting support from local businesses?’ Income generation remains [read more]

Compliance

Ofsted publishes new inspection framework

14th May 2019

Ofsted has released details of its new inspection framework, following a three-month consultation Ofsted’s consultation on the new inspection framework has concluded, and the organisation has published the outcome of it. The new framework will [read more]

Features

How can schools cut single-use plastic?

14th May 2019

The government has challenged schools to go single-use plastic-free by 2022. Trewin Restorick, CEO and co-founder of Hubbub, offers five steps to kickstart the process The airing of Sir David Attenborough’s Blue Planet has sparked a national [read more]

News

SATs boycotted at Suffolk school

13th May 2019

As reported by the BBC, parents of Year 2 pupils at a Suffolk school have boycotted SATs, believing them to be “ruining” their children’s education Parents of children at Bealings School in Suffolk have shown [read more]