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What is the WOW Factor?

Sponsored: Living Streets, the charity for everyday walking, explains the benefits of creating...

The story of a walking champion

Living Streets' WOW, improves student wellbeing, decreases congestion and improves safety arou...

Primary school children to have their lungs monitored

Thousands of school pupils are to be monitored in an international study into the effects of a...

Safety campaign aims to cut student accidents

#cutout was launched by Thistley Hough Academy following a high number of its pupils being inv...

80% employed in education 'looking for better support'

The figure was revealed as part of a survey of education professionals conducted by Westfield ...

St Margaret's Academy promotes positive health and wellbeing

The academy held a range of workshops which taught pupils about resilience, stress and coping ...

Putting children's health and activity in the spotlight

ukactive has launched a major new consultation that will shape the future of children's physic...

Sports stars back Greater Manchester mental health project

The six month rapid pilot will deliver mental health and emotional wellbeing support in over 3...

How schools can educate young drivers about road safety

Schools should be teaching would-be young drivers about road safety

Primary school children given 'mindful meditations'

The offer, for Key Stage 1 and 2 pupils, comes from a supplier of online meditation tools, Min...

New survey shows 50% of school children feel sad or anxious

It's Children's Mental Health Week and a survey by Barnardo's has revealed what is troubling y...

Jamie Oliver calls for age restrictions on energy drinks

Jamie Oliver, National Education Union and academics request government action on energy drink...

Schools' homelessness warning from Centrepoint

The youth charity says that issues at school can be an early sign of future homelessness

YoungMinds encourage taking a break from smartphones

Cyber Aware is working with the mental health charity to encourage everyone to have a #techfre...

What every Head should be told before they're appointed

Viv Grant, Founder of Integrity Coaching, reveals her personal experience of being a headteach...

Why school leader wellbeing must be made a priority

Viv Grant, Founder of Integrity Coaching, asks why is duty of care not shown towards headteach...

Sense of belonging directly related to tendency to self-harm

Research has found that young people are seven times more likely to self-harm if their sense o...

Caught in the middle: managing workload as a middle leader

Supporting colleagues and inspiring students is a huge part of the middle leader's role, but h...

YMCA launch new health and well-being school programme

The new programme hopes to support the health and well-being of young people

Why do primary schools need regular exercise breaks?

Physical education expert Jon Tait discusses the benefits of short bursts of physical activity...

Stop the bus! betty for schools has a fresh approach to PSHE

betty for schools is revolutionising PSHE education and normalising periods for both girls and...

How teachers can manage email overload and stress levels

An increasing source of stress for teachers is juggling email pressures and lesson preparatio...

Small steps can make a big difference

Living Streets encourages schools to introduce small changes which will make a huge difference...

Team betty brings period awareness to Festival of Education

The betty for schools team parks up at the Telegraph Festival of Education to highlight period...

82% of teachers say teens are coming to school hungry

British teens lose 51 minutes of learning per school day due to hunger reveals Kellogg's

How to use Sport Premium to fund active travel activities

Living Streets' WOW 2017/18 resources are on sale now

1/4 primary school children believe cheese comes from plants

Research from the British Nutrition Foundation has highlighted that more needs to be done to e...

4 in 10 teens bypass sugar ban

A new study finds that 4 in 10 teens buy sugary drinks during at lunch, despite a ban inside s...

Are your school staff suffering from stress?

Nicola Boyd, Operations Manager at Creditfix, explains how to identify and help stressed staff...

Why wooden playground equipment is superior

Craig Boyle from Infinite Playgrounds says that wooden playground is safer and more comfortabl...

Staying safe in the sun

Skincare product provider Deb has launched an education programme to warn children and parents...

Bright Futures Co-Principal joins health and wellbeing board

Indoor air pollution more harmful than outdoor

Pollutant levels indoors in the US are typically two to five times higher than outdoors, the E...

A lesson in affordable, cleaner heating

Remeha's James Porter looks at how ultra-low NOx condensing boilers can help schools protect t...

Student mental health and its effect on learning

Student stress is rising and some turn to tech to help says Dr Andres Fonseca, Consultant Psyc...

10 ways natural playgrounds benefit a child's development

Craig Boyle, from Infinite Playgrounds, explains why playgrounds should be built with natural ...

Oak Tree Academy add new security measure for pupils' safety

Governors at Oak Tree Academy are keen to improve pupils' safety and have installed a new secu...

New outdoor gym opens in Penkhull

Residents and students enjoy the Lottery funded equipment

Team GB Brownlee Brothers & Aldi help young people eat fresh

1.2 million young people to improve eating habits via educational programme, Get Set to Eat Fr...

New initiative tackles childhood obesity

Braintree district Council launches 'Livewell Child' initiative to fight childhood obesity