Episode 2: Why I can’t be a cog anymore
Janine (host) riffs on the topic of the commodification of human beings and how we can practice radical compassion.
Episode 9: Using breath to control the autonomic nervous system
How could you use cold therapy and breathwork to come back into your parasympathetic nervous system, and how could you support the children in your life to do the same?
Episode 8: Amanda Freeman: Supporting individual needs and energies
A former adult educator, experienced Reiki Master and parent of teenagers, Amanda Freeman understands how important it is to cater for diverse learner needs and meet people where they are at. Listen to talk about the potential for energy healing in education.
Blog: If change is the only constant, why do we ask kids to plan so far ahead?
If there’s one thing that has become very clear to me over the past few weeks (and years), it is that nothing stays the same forever. We are all vulnerable to the unexpected. The pandemic has taught us all that literally anything could happen at any time. So why doesn’t school reflect this?
Blog: School can break us, but it can heal us too: This is my story.
This is the story of what it’s been like to be a ‘gay’ teacher in a changing world. It’s a story of sadness, but it’s also a story of hope; because so much has changed since I first started teaching.