Teacher Support Network

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We comment on breaking education news related to the health and wellbeing of teachers and we can provide interviews, case studies, information and statistics on our latest news, research and campaigns.

Friday 10 October 2014 Filed under: Cymru, Mental Health, Press Release, Wales

Mae tri ymhob pump person sydd yn gweithio mewn addysg yn dweud bod eu perfformiad yn y gwaith wedi dioddef o ganlyniad i broblemau iechyd meddwl, yn ôl ymchwil gan brif elusen addysgol.

Thursday 09 October 2014 Filed under: England, Mental Health, Press Release, Scotland, Wales

Three in five people working in education say their work performance has suffered as a result of mental health problems, according to research by a leading education charity.

Tuesday 30 September 2014 Filed under: Education, England, Press Response, Scotland, Wales

Teacher Support Network Group welcomes Education Secretary Nicky Morgan’s pledge to talk to teachers about how to reduce workloads.

Monday 29 September 2014 Filed under: Behaviour, England, Research, Scotland, Wales

Julian Stanley, Chief Executive of Teacher Support Network Group, speaks about the impacts of poor student behaviour on teachers and other children's learning in an interview for ITV Regional News earlier this month.

Tuesday 23 September 2014 Filed under: Anxiety, England, Press Release, Scotland, Wales

Stressed-out teachers have called for more targeted support to help them cope with the emotional strains of teaching.

Thursday 18 September 2014 Filed under: Cymru, health, Research, Wales

Cred y Rhwydwaith Cymorth i Athrawon a Recourse fod pawb sydd yn gweithio ym maes addysg yn gallu gweithio’n fwy effeithiol a ffynu yn eu gyrfaoedd os fyddan nhw’n iach yn feddyliol ac yn gorfforol.

Wednesday 17 September 2014 Filed under: England, health, Research, Scotland, Wales

Teacher Support Network and Recourse believe that everyone working in education can work more effectively and flourish in their careers if they are mentally and physically healthy.

Friday 12 September 2014 Filed under: England, Research, Scotland, Wales

An advisor to the Department of Health has given her backing to Teacher Support Network’s campaign to establish how healthy teachers could lead to higher marks.


Thursday 04 September 2014 Filed under: Education, Press Response

Yesterday, new Education Secretary Nicky Morgan wrote a letter to teachers as they go back to school this week in which she thanked them for their continuing support and patience in delivering the Government’s curriculum changes in recent years. Our Chief Executive, Julian Stanley, has written an open letter (below) to Mrs Morgan in response, encouraging her to continue to acknowledge the hard work of teachers and collaborate with education staff to deliver these reforms.

Friday 20 June 2014 Filed under: Blog, Cymru, Retirement, Wales

Gydag adroddiadau’n awgrymu bod un ymhob saith o bobl sydd yn ymddeol, yn byw ar bensiwn y wladwriaeth yn unig oherwydd nad oes ganddyn nhw unrhyw gynilion, mae Julian Stanley wedi bod yn ymchwilio i’r hyn all athrawon ei wneud er mwyn paratoi am eu hymddeoliad.