My wife is going to the ASCL (Association of School and College Leaders) conference later this month and been asked what questiRead more …
We’ve been asked to promote this very interesting looking event to “schools, colleges, educational charities, policy forums, trRead more …
involver has been running for 5 years now, in which time we’ve worked with fantastic organisations in the UK and overseas as well as hundreds of schools.
We thought it was time for a refresh of our image and website. Partly this reflects a change in how we are working and what we’re working on, but we’ll explain that in more detail soon (once we’re clearer about it ourselves).
What do you think of the new look?
Let us know if there’s anything you have trouble finding anything on the site.
The Children’s Commissioner’s Takeover Day is a fantastic way of giving the young people you work with a say in your organisation. We’ve been big supporters ever since we first heard about it, so we’re very proud to announce that we’ve been commissioned by the Children’s Commissioner (how appropriate) to organise the scheme this year.
Competition is seen by some people in education, youth work and team building as a dirty word, but it definitely has its uses. With many groups and individuals it is a great motivating factor and can help you break down some people’s reluctance to join in. As long as you don’t dwell on the winners and losers and instead try to pull out the learning it can be very effective.
Team-building games for you to use with your school council (and any other group) to help them learn to work together and support one another.