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Why Wellbeing? The Ripple Effects of Staff Wellbeing on Students, Culture and School Outcomes

If student academic success and school-wide performance are on a school leader’s agenda, then prioritising staff wellbeing should be a forethought, not an afterthought.  There…

10 minute read

Defining Personal and Workplace Wellbeing to Understand The Impact on Staff 

Defining and measuring staff wellbeing is a complex task for schools. Our personal interpretation of wellbeing hinges on our unique perspectives, what we value most,…

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The Most Essential Personal Attributes of an Effective Leader

In order to be effective in the current climate, school leaders must embody a mix of cognitive, psychological, and social skills. Personal attributes such as…

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10 Steps to Take This Term To Improve Staff Wellbeing at Your School

On the back of the past few years impacted by the pandemic, interruptions to student learning, a national shortage of teachers and unmanageable workloads, staff…

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The Significance of Soft Skills in Education and Leadership With Chantelle Kohn | Season 2: Episode 4

In this episode, I am joined by Chantelle Kohn –  educator, facilitator, change-maker, and Founder of The Change Collab, specialising in helping leaders, teams and…

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 10 Steps To Meaningfully Improve Staff Wellbeing and School Culture in 2024 | Season 2: Episode 3

In episode 3 of the Well-Led Schools podcast I am pulling this conversation from the vault. I was joined on the podcast at the beginning…

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Impactful Solutions for Common Mistakes to Student Management in Schools with Rob Lans | Season 2: Episode 2

This episode is a continuation of Season 2 Episode 1, where Rob Lans and I dove deep into some of the mistakes we see schools…

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The Top Mistakes Schools Are Making When Addressing Student Behaviour Challenges with Rob Lans | Season 2: Episode 1

Welcome back to a brand new season of the Well-Led Schools Podcast! We’ve got lots planned for 2024, and to kick off our first episode…

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Season 1 Finale: Ten Key Takeaways About School Wellbeing To Take With You into 2024 and Beyond | Episode 30

In this special season finale of the Well-Led Schools podcast, I share some exciting personal and professional updates. I also reflect on the past season,…

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Emotionally Intelligent Leadership: Building Stronger Relationships, Inspiring Success | Episode 29

In order to be great school leaders, we must possess a mix of skills, both academic and personal. But one of the most essential skills…

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The Key Personal Attributes Every Effective Leader Should Master | Episode 28

In episode 28, I uncover the most essential personal attributes to becoming an effective and inspiring school leader who “leads with wellbeing in mind.” Beyond…