Starting a new job is always tough — no matter the profession. But the first year for a new teacher can be brutal. Research shows that roughly one teacher in 10 will quit by the end of that first year,
So you’ve just got home; you have to collect the kids from their nursery, cook tea, clear up and then start your marking. Then the preparation for the next day starts. You put your children to bed; one
All teachers want their students to be calm, focused, alert, aware and creative, which is essentially what mindfulness is all about, so it's no wonder the term has become a bit of a buzzword, even in education.