A rise in stress amongst teachers causes long-term sick leave

A rise in stress amongst teachers causes long-term sick leave

Figures obtained by Freedom of Information requests and compiled by the Liberal Democrats showed that 3,750 teachers were signed off on long-term sick leave last year. Reasons included pressure of work, anxiety and mental illness. This is an increase of 5% on the...
Time-saving alternatives to traditional written feedback

Time-saving alternatives to traditional written feedback

Most teachers would agree that the least enjoyable part of the job is the endless marking but probably accept that it’s necessary for student achievement. After all, any well-informed educator, will understand that high quality feedback can enhance outcomes and...
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