Exploring new research which promotes the emotional well-being of children and young people in schools. Dr Sarah Taylor-Whiteway talks to academics about their research and how it can be used and applied in schools.
S03 E04 - Summer Holidays and Mental Health
In this episode we talk to Dr Kelly Morgan from the DECIPHer, School of Social Sciences at Cardiff University about the impact of thesummer holiday on the mental health of adolescents. We discuss her research which gathered evidence from young people in...
S03 E03 -Teaching Sexual Consent in Schools
In this episode we talk to Dr Elsie Whittington from Manchester Metropolitan University about how teenagers view sexual consent and the complexities within this. We discuss how the idea of a 'black and white' approach to sexual consent doesn't represent...
S03 E02 - The Connect Curriculum (Part 2)
In this episode we continue our discussion with Nic Hooper and Duncan Gillard, this time discussing evidence based practice. We touch on the expectation on teachers to develop mental wellbeing in their students and the barriers to schools using evidence...
S03 E02 - The Connect Curriculum
In this episode we talk with Duncan Gillard and Nic Hooper who led the team in the development of the Connect Curriculum. We explore the theory of psychological flexibility and acceptance and commitment therapy on which the Connect Curriculum is based...
S03 E01 - Containment in the Classroom
In the first episode in the third series we discuss the unconscious processes in the classroom with Lynn Stammers a PhD student at Sheffield University.We talk about how emotion plays a significant role in learning and how experiences as an infant are...
S02 E20 - Belonging in Schools (Part 2)
In the second part of our belonging episode we speak to Professor Kathryn Riley about how we can build a sense of belonging in our schools.We discuss how a sense of belonging for all should be a priority in schools at this time. We explore the role...
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Such a great podcast!
Really well presented and covers so many interesting topics. Love the take home messages at the end! Thank you!
Great for teachers
Very informative podcast! Can’t wait to try these ideas out in the classroom.
Very informative. Thank you