Wellbeing Tips for NAPLAN Exam Period: A Guide for Teachers to Help their Students

Wellbeing Tips for NAPLAN Exam Period: A Guide for Teachers to Help their Students

The NAPLAN (National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy) exam period can be a stressful time for students, as it is a high-stakes test that can have significant implications for their academic future. As teachers, we have a responsibility to support our students during this time and ensure that they are equipped with the tools…

Maintaining Positive Human Interaction for Effective Remote Communication

Maintaining Positive Human Interaction for Effective Remote Communication

In this EPisode, Jimmy chats with Chris Higgins, Global Head of Humanities at EP. Together they discuss the importance of human connection, especially in these changing times. “What is truly important? It’s human connection. It’s the environment. It’s these things that are fundamentally important to who we are as people”. Chris shares ideas on how…

Transforming Self-Perception, Combating Prejudice and Building a Positive Future

Transforming Self-Perception, Combating Prejudice and Building a Positive Future

In this EPisode Jimmy talks to Michael Arterberry, Executive Director of Youth Voices Center, Inc. Michael was awarded the Educator of the Year Award from Y-COP, the Youth Community Outreach Program in Mt. Vernon in 2016. They discuss motivation, encouragement, and dealing with trauma. Link to Michael’s book – Be Encouraged – 250 days of motivation and…