Tag: Self-Care

School Holiday Fun

Who’s enjoying the school holidays? If you’re spending your school holidays in lockdown, then I do empathise. Living in Victoria, I’ve definitely been there. I know it’s a challenge. For us plenty of arts and craft, a healthy dose of MineCraft, a few movies, and a daily walk made a huge difference. I’m sure you’ll …

Getting Your Bum Kicked

Last week completely kicked my arse. My goodness. Home learning had me down, work was feeling like a slog, and then I got the migraine to end all migraines. I’m going to say something controversial here, and keep in mind I have given birth to two children, but the pain of a migraine is worse …

A History Teacher’s Guide to Self-Care

History teachers are in a unique position. History is about human stories. Far more important than names and dates, history lessons are about helping students explore the experiences of the people that went before them. This is essential, in our opinion, for helping children and young adults become invested, effective, and compassionate global citizens. But …