The Satchel Pulse Blog | Bethany Spencer

Involvement and Engagement
Feb 13. 2020

Our top three tips for engaging parents

When thinking of parental engagement in a child’s school life‭, ‬thoughts of Parent-Teacher Conference and phone calls home may spring to mind‭. ‬Sometimes we have parents ...

Author: Bethany Spencer

Teacher Wellbeing
Feb 12. 2020

What is the importance of teacher wellbeing?

Looking after your teachers’ wellbeing is one of the most important things you can do as a school leader. The success of your school is dependent on the quality of instruction ...

Author: Bethany Spencer

Teacher Wellbeing
Feb 12. 2020

The cost of poor teacher wellbeing

There’s unlimited resources regarding the importance of positive teacher wellbeing and the impact negative wellbeing can have on teachers themselves, student progression and ...

Author: Bethany Spencer

Teacher Resources
Feb 11. 2020

How to ensure online safety in schools

With more students than ever gaining access to online learning platforms‭, ‬school districts receiving E-rate funding now are required to comply with the Children's Internet ...

Author: Bethany Spencer

Feedback Teacher Retention
Feb 11. 2020

How to encourage teachers to give honest feedback

The success of a school depends on many factors, and one of the main indicators of this is a happy and engaged team of teachers. The impact of happy teachers on students and ...

Author: Bethany Spencer

Teacher Resources
Feb 11. 2020

A teacher's introduction to social media

To help you understand‭ ‬how you can use social media in the classroom‭, ‬we’ve written a guide‭ ‬explaining‭ ‬how you can introduce it into your class so you and your students ...

Author: Bethany Spencer

Students Involvement and Engagement
Feb 11. 2020

Five key study habits for students

Good study habits are important for being a successful learner‭. ‬They help with motivation‭, ‬focus‭, ‬organization‭, ‬time management‭ ‬and retention‭. ‬Just like learning ...

Author: Bethany Spencer

Teacher Retention Teacher Wellbeing Culture and Climate
Feb 11. 2020

How teacher feedback impacts school culture

Gathering staff feedback is the first step on your journey to school improvement and a positive school culture; the second step is acting on it. In order for staff to truly ...

author: Bethany Spencer

Mental Health Teacher Wellbeing
Feb 07. 2020

Six tips to improve your own wellbeing

As teachers, it seems that we’re exposed to more talks of ‘improvement’ than any other profession. Finding time for wellbeing however is an improvement that reaps many ...

Author: Bethany Spencer