Spotlight on Wellbeing



Each month, we will highlight a resource linked to an area of wellbeing, which can be accessed for free by all registered teachers through your My Registration portal.

June 2023

Creating safe and supportive spaces in schools and education for LGBTI+ teachers and students: Lighting a Fire Podcast (2020)
In the pilot episode of ‘Lighting a fire! All things Teaching and Learning with the Teaching Council’ podcast, Moninne Griffith, CEO of BeLonG To! joined Tomás Ó Ruairc, former Director of the Teaching Council and guest host Máirín Ní Chéileachair, former primary principal and Director of Dublin West Education Centre to discuss how to support LGBTI+ students and staff, including the wellbeing of all.
This podcast is available on the Teaching Council website here, or on Spotify, Amazon, Apple Music and more. 


May 2023

This book includes national and international research that explores wellbeing issues in relation to the fields of education, disability, alternative education, rural, social media and teacher wellbeing, with implications for policy and practice.


April 2023

Research ezine on wellbeing
The ezine contains ten summaries of research articles that consider wellbeing from different perspectives including: wellbeing and academic performance; wellbeing of teachers; wellbeing and general health; wellbeing and emotional intelligence; resilience; subjective wellbeing; wellbeing and a sense of personal worth; and adolescent wellbeing. All articles which are summarised in this ezine can be accessed free of charge.
Click on the book cover below to access the ezine.


March 2023

This month’s highlight is an ebook:

Knightsmith, P. (2020). The Mentally Healthy Schools Workbook : Practical Tips, Ideas, Action Plans and Worksheets for Making Meaningful Change
Click on the book cover below to access the online library.