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Emotional literacy for primary class teachers   Welcome back to school! Like you, it's a busy time of year for me too. Among other things, I'm working on improving my website. Please bear with me-this basic formatting is temporary! Below a free lesson & resources (PowerPoint and worksheets - 4 files total) to...

Exciting news! I am thrilled to share that I'll be presenting a workshop at the Positive Schools Asia conference in Hong Kong on 24 November 2017. My TCK workshop In my workshop, I'll share insights from my doctoral research on how to engage emotional intelligence to...

Register your interest by clicking on this linkAre you a primary teacher in an international school in Asia? Are you free on Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 September 2017? Would you like to attend a workshop at UWC Dover Campus in Singapore?(Watch this short video of my EQ in...

I loved attending the Positive Schools Conference at UWC East, Singapore . There was so much useful information that I'm still processing everything I learned! Here are two key points which resonated with me.    1) "You can't have student wellbeing without teacher wellbeing" Dr Linda Graham It's been...

“Computers are already demonstrating they can augment—or even replace—human emotional intelligence.”  writes Andrew Thomson.  Wow. Let that sink in for just a moment. To me, that’s a tragic prospect. There are implications to the concept of completely replacing human emotional intelligence. Let me explain just three potential consequences in more...

It's been a busy few months for me on several fronts, including corporate training, workshops for both parents and teachers, and a steady increase in coaching clients. Click on the link to read my (very short-promise!) quarterly newsletter to find out what I've been doing: quarterly-newsletter_october-2016...

Here's a link to my article on navigating emotions in the October issue of International Teacher Magazine. Alternatively, you can read the article below: Research has shown that, far from two separate systems of rational thinking and emotion, the human brain uses both elements. Emotions give...