Welcome back!

Welcome back!

Point5 have been busy training amazing staff who have come back to school and are caring deeply, being brave and are ready for the new term. I read an article the other day about staff in a primary school who get together every Thursday, have their lunch sitting down and chat / laugh about everyday […]

Pupil indiscipline is now one of the top concerns of teachers – NASUWT 2019 Big Question Survey. We understand that challenging behaviour is an issue schools face on a daily basis. The NASUWT survey reports that 51% of teachers are made to feel that they are to blame for issues regarding poor behaviour. Blaming and […]

Daring greatly

Daring greatly

The courage to be vulnerable, to show up and be seen. To ask for what you need, to talk about how you are feeling, to have the hard conversations. To everyone who is ‘daring greatly’ in their school; check out Brene Brown – her Ted talks are inspirational.

Valued & Valuable

Valued & Valuable

“Thank you so much for your support, it was a pleasure to have you in school. Both teachers said your input has been the most valuable they have ever received” (Head Teacher, Primary School, Oxfordshire) This was the best email received; it made us feel valued and we were thrilled to hear it was valuable […]

Roller Coaster

Roller Coaster

It’s been a roller coaster of a week for point5. Some lovely comments from children and staff followed by frustrations with systems and services. Being described as a ‘life belt that is always there when we feel like we are drowning’ was a particular phrase that has stuck with us this week. We hope everyone […]