Teacher Support Network

The helpline dedicated to school teachers and staff in FE and HE


Training failed to prepare 25% of teachers to manage poor student behaviour

A quarter of teachers say their training failed to prepare them to manage poor student behaviour, a survey by a leading education charity has revealed.

News published on Tue, 04/11/2014 - 16:10

Ann Maguire sentencing trial - press response

In response to the sentencing trial for the murder of teacher Ann Maguire, Julian Stanley, Chief Executive of Teacher Support Network Group, writes:

News published on Mon, 03/11/2014 - 17:58

Three in five education staff are underperforming at work due to mental health problems

Three in five people working in education say their work performance has suffered as a result of mental health problems, according to research by a leading education charity.

News published on Thu, 09/10/2014 - 08:33

TSN welcomes Nicky Morgan's pledge to cut teacher workload

Teacher Support Network Group welcomes Education Secretary Nicky Morgan’s pledge to talk to teachers about how to reduce workloads.

News published on Tue, 30/09/2014 - 16:11

TSN talks about student behaviour on ITV Regional News

Julian Stanley, Chief Executive of Teacher Support Network Group, speaks about the impacts of poor student behaviour on teachers and other children's learning in an interview for ITV Regional News earlier this month.

News published on Mon, 29/09/2014 - 15:38

Stressed-out teachers call for more emotional support

Stressed-out teachers have called for more targeted support to help them cope with the emotional strains of teaching.

News published on Tue, 23/09/2014 - 11:45

Education Staff Health Survey 2014

Teacher Support Network and Recourse believe that everyone working in education can work more effectively and flourish in their careers if they are mentally and physically healthy.

News published on Wed, 17/09/2014 - 16:01

Is there a link between teacher health and wellbeing and student outcomes?

An advisor to the Department of Health has given her backing to Teacher Support Network’s campaign to establish how healthy teachers could lead to higher marks.


News published on Fri, 12/09/2014 - 17:14

Every Teacher Matters conference

Teacher Support Cymru successfully held its first ever conference Every Teacher Matters: Valuing Teachers, Raising Standards on 14 May.

News published on Thu, 22/05/2014 - 13:39

LGBT report reveals staff in education suffering discrimination

More than two-thirds (68 per cent) of staff in education have witnessed homophobic harassment and just under half (48 per cent) have been personally discriminated against because of their sexual orientation, according to recent research carried out by Teacher Support Network and Recourse.

News published on Mon, 19/05/2014 - 06:00


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