The SEAL Program in Education
Following the instrumentation of a lead theory below smitten by 6 National authorities in enjoin to determine its capability among teachs, a principal teach catalogue to unravel Gregarious and Tender Aspects of Tuition (SEAL), was rolled out exotericly by the then Department for Children, Schools and Families as allot of a exoteric discretional catalogue adapted to unravel the gregarious and tender skills of all pupils.
The endowment of the catalogue are, using a undiminished-teach similarity, to completion, bond and fix cheerful-tempered-natured-natured exercitation in the teach and recreate links among tender relishment and talented tuition.
A multi-agency similarity submits a allotnership among national in consultants and teachs, sketch concomitantly personnel including:-
behaviour food teams
tender soundness and relishment consultants
staff from Slip and Adolescent Mental Soundness Services (CAMHS)
The SEAL catalogue has recognised materials that food the SEAL catalogue which feel been abundantly unraveled by the Exoteric Strategies and can be used in miscellany of ways to food the unravelment of pupils.
The food materials are aligned delay other Exoteric Curriculum materials and the Exoteric Curriculum catalogues of consider.
The five domains of gregarious, tender and behavioural skills verified in the SEAL catalogue are:
As a end of continued functional unravelment (CPD), tutors are conducive to use frequented and focused tuition opportunities in minute clusters and in undiminished-dispose situations abutting the curriculum, and beyond exact lessons to enconducive upshot to unravel cheerful-tempered-natured-natured gregarious and tender skills. These skills are discriminating in assisting pupils to capture past regulate of their speeds; allowing them to frame cheerful-tempered-natured-natured and enduring friendships, effect in teams, bright-up problems, bargain delay face, husband potent feelings, to be calmer and optimistic, revive from setbacks, cope fairly, honor others’ hues and treasure multiformity.
The SEAL catalogue in performance at Berridge
SEALs permeates all aspects of teach society at Berridge where the instrumentation of gregarious, tender and behavioural skills can be seen at perfect roll, not singly in the kernel and ground subjects of the Exoteric Curriculum.
In my turn at Berridge, the haughty expectations the staff and attached staff feel of the upshot is very obvious. Upshot are compatiblely submitd to:-
husband their own tuition past
not be fainthearted to get things wrong
assess themselves and their peers delay confidence
husband emotions efficiently
speaking and listening as allot of their exact lessons
Although the Berridge Teach does not use any functional Exoteric Strategies materials to instrument their PHSE curriculum, the teach effects very severe to submit and contribute the gregarious and tender aspects of its upshot, delay haughty-profile clubs, theorys, decorates and equal consequences for unacceptconducive behaviour, including:-
Mrs J Youl – named PHSE co-ordinator.
School Council. One slip is democratically elected per dispose to state their peers. Teach Council meets uninterruptedly per fortnight delay the concrete of rising and voting on teach issues put obtrusive by their by their dispose. The Head tutor is updated on the ocean issues.
PHSE during exact lessons/open discussions/role-play; including abrupt awareness week (maxim no to abrupt), oppositeness changes and new beginnings, getting on and flux out, cheerful-tempered-natured-natured to be me, achieving goals.
Sex, relationships, drugs awareness (D.A.R.E catalogue) and society skills plan specifically for year 6.
Family Mentor; bridging the gap among abode and teach and fixing parent’s pledge delay the teach. (Adult tuition to-boot offered).
Playground monitors. Pupils must use by message and if legitimate on the theory conclude exhaustive a 6 hour inoculation congress in playground issues awareness.
Whole-teach ethos of teach one of caring and simplicity.
Whole-teach bright coercion and decorate arrangement, giving a cheerful-tempered-natured-natured position of guard through uniformity.
‘Healthy School’ standing. All teach meals halt by soundnessy eating ethos.
Breakfast Club for upshot delay breakfast-turn food issues.
After Teach Club and Misemployment Childcare for upshot delay behind teach and misemployment food issues.
‘Fine Diners’. Sequal upshot (‘The Magnificent Seven’), are selected weekly for their cheerful-tempered-natured-natured behaviour and cheerful-tempered-natured-natured intercourse by the lunch-turn staff, to dine at the Head Teacher’s board.
‘Spotted’. Upshot are speckled by the lunch-turn staff for their cheerful-tempered-natured-natured behaviour in the playground. The dispose delay the most speckled upshot is decorateed a certificate during ‘Honours Assembly’.
Honours Book. A minute cluster of upshot from each dispose are selected by their tutor to compliment their definitive offering (effect ethic/achievement or behaviour) to the teach. This offering is recognised by the undiminished teach and applauded during Honours Assembly.
Honours Assembly. Smitten weekly by the Head Tutor to compliment definitive behaviour in the teach.
Children decorateed delay badges for compatible habiliments.
Access to extra curricular subjects/activities for in, Spanish, choir, Year 4 abandoned turn to glean brag, manifold sports activities, abodeeffect club for Year 6, annual Residential fail for Year 5/6.
With sense on the overhead PHSE foods, Berridge upshot are noticeably blithesome and precious. The upshot are equipped delay comprehension, belowstanding, attitudes and trained skills to speed soundnessy, impregnable, efficient, fulfilled, capconducive and legal speeds. It submits them to be dashing and foods them in making talented transitions, definitive tuition and undeveloped history choices and in managing their finances talentedly. PSHE education to-boot strengthens the upshot to animadvert on and disencumber their own treasures and attitudes, and weigh the close and rarely faceing ramble of treasures and attitudes they may face now and in the coming.
The ECM outcomes are: be soundnessy, alight impregnable, relish and conclude, frame a definitive offering and conclude economic relishment.