Yesterday (Saturday 4th November 2017) I received quite the heartbreaking email from a teacher in need. A teacher going through something they never thought they would experience. Depression. It took a lot for this teacher to realise, reach out and start the road to recovery and they want you to know you are not alone.… Continue reading Guest Post – You’re NEVER the only one.
Last summer, a team of 28 fantastic volunteers put together 100 amazing Back2School buddy boxes for nominated teachers from across the country. I’m really pleased to announce that the scheme is back, but bigger and better. You can read more about last year’s scheme here and here. Last year the recipients were extremely pleased with their… Continue reading Back 2 School Surprise Boxes Return
Though about joining the 400+ other volunteers of #Teacher5adayBuddyBox? Not quite sure whether to or not? Take a look at these reasons if you’re uumming and ahhing, then go and sign up. @MrsHumanities because it’s good to give, for no other reason than to brighten someone else’s day — Charlie Broomfield (@gruntledlass) January 1, 2017 @MrsHumanities… Continue reading Why join #Teacher5adayBuddyBox?
If you’d liked to get involved but perhaps you’re not a twitter user or perhaps you’re an email only participant. Well now you can find us on Facebook; keep up to date with #teacher5adaybuddybox, meet other #wellbeingheroes and be inspired. You can find us over at https://www.facebook.com/teacher5adaybuddybox/ Feel free to share photos, experiences and ideas… Continue reading Find us on Facebook
I found out about buddy-boxes by following @MrsHumanities on Twitter, after discovering the #teacher5aday hash-tag/movement at the end of last year when I was suffering from burnout/depression. I actually teach in Germany, but this whole idea of #teacher5aday appealed to me so much that I just joined in, and no one seems to worry that… Continue reading Hello from Germany
Important – Nominations are open until midnight on the 31st August 2016. Know a teacher that would greatly appreciate a Back to School #Teacher5adaybuddybox? We’ve a small number of volunteers who are looking to make the start of the new academic year that little bit easier for a few lucky nominees. Each box will contain… Continue reading Back to School #Teacher5adayBuddyBox
If you have a friend or colleague that deserves a little something to brighten their day, nominate them for a surprise #teacher5adaybuddybox. We have a number of volunteers willing to put together a small #teacher5adaybuddybox to brighten someones day. Your reason for nomination can be anything so long as they are a teacher or working… Continue reading #Teacher5adayBuddyBox Nominations