5 ways to teach positive mental health in the primary classroom

Adrian Bethune, Broughton Junior School

Pupil wellbeing is a major driver of academic outcomes and life success, and as teachers we can have a big impact on the happiness of the children we teach. Adrian Bethune – primary school teacher, wellbeing governor and author – shares 5 practical, evidence-based ideas to support the emotional health of your pupils, so they can learn better now, and grow up to be happier adults.