What does the research say?

What is wellbeing and how does it differ from welfare or pastoral care?

What do our children need to flourish in life and be resilient in the face of adversity?

How does a wellbeing focus make a school great?  The impact on mental health, pro-social behaviour, student engagement and academic outcomes

What are the values that underpin whole school wellbeing?

Pathways to student wellbeing

What are your ‘stickiness factors’ – how you get others on board, including parents?

Your first steps, building a team and how you sustain positive development

An emotional climate for learning – promoting the positive

What are the risk and protective factors for young people and what can schools do to promote positive mental health for all?

How you show belief in young people: the magic of the micro-moments

Some things to read on this site and elsewhere: