Resilience

Our aim is to encourage all children and staff persevere and adapt to all experiences.

Resilience is about….

  • Self-awareness
  • Saying ‘I can’
  • res1Overcoming barriers

 Our resilient learners will…

  • Be determined
  • Not give up
  • res2Be confident to take risks
  • Learn from experiences
  • Develop the ability to work through difficulties
  • Adapt a ‘can-do’ attitude
  • Be flexible and adaptable
  • Stay positive
  • Develop trust

  Our resilient teaching will…

  • Create a safe environment to develop trust
  • Recognise and celebrate our strengths and challenges
  • Encourage skills of independence
  • Model the fact that it is okay to make mistakes
  • Demonstrate our own weaknesses and difficulties
  • Offer opportunities to access outside support
  • Offer the chance for pupils to work things out for themselves
  • Encourage problem solving
  • Ensure resources are available for children to access
  • Allow time for reflection and review