Teachers, who’s looking after you?

Teachers, who’s looking after you?

Teachers, who's looking after you? Despite being at times, a very rewarding career, Teaching has never been a walk in the park. Regardless of what age group you work with, the education sector has plenty of challenges to overcome. Whether it’s a change to the curriculum, workload or safe-guarding processes: some say that these challenges and changes keep the job interesting, others disagree....

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How to avoid back to school burn-out

How to avoid back to school burn-out

If you’ve been teaching for quite some time or you’ve worked within the education sector, you may be familiar with back-to-school burn-out. This occurs when you’re particularly stressed, overworked or tired – and you’ve started to notice a toll on your physical or mental health when returning to an education environment. Some key symptoms of back-to-school burnout are: Feeling exhausted,...

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How to refresh your classroom after the summer holidays

How to refresh your classroom after the summer holidays

Summer holidays are a great opportunity for both teachers and students to refresh and re-energise before a new term. But what about the classroom? There’s no better way to motivate your students than a fresh, clean and restocked learning environment. Here at Lyreco, we’ve got everything you need for not only a great working day, but everything you need to support the education sector.   How...

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How to involve your Students in Sustainability

How to involve your Students in Sustainability

How to involve your Students in SustainabilityIn a world where resources are becoming limited and greenhouse gasses are continuing to grow, it has never been more important to educate the younger generations on sustainability and the impact we as humans, have on the environment. Learning about sustainability in education will not only help protect our planet for the future, but will also prepare...

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How Lyreco can support your wellbeing when returning to the workplace

How Lyreco can support your wellbeing when returning to the workplace

How Lyreco can support your wellbeing when returning to the workplace According to a recent study, 4 in 10 people are experiencing anxiety about returning to the workplace. Here at Lyreco we want to do everything we can to help alleviate this, and help you feel as comfortable as possible when returning to the workplace. We’re sharing our top tips to help make your transition back to the...

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How Lyreco can support your return to the workplace

How Lyreco can support your return to the workplace

In April 2020, 46% of people were working remotely, which translates to around 1.7 million people working from home during the pandemic. As restrictions and guidelines continue to relax, many employees will return to the workplace. If you’re one of those people who's making the move, you may be feeling slightly apprehensive about what this new phase of working will look like, but fear not!...

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Everything you need to know when choosing the right mask

Everything you need to know when choosing the right mask

*Updated on 22nd September 2020* As government guidance once again changes across the four devolved nations of the United Kingdom and in the Republic of Ireland it's important to know which type of masks & face-coverings we need to be wearing and in which settings. Preventing the spread of COVID-19 is paramount in the workplace, the health and safety of your employees should be your top...

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CREATING A SAFE WORKPLACE – PROVIDING SAFE VENTILATION

CREATING A SAFE WORKPLACE – PROVIDING SAFE VENTILATION

Improving general ventilation, preferably through fresh air or mechanical systems can help reduce the risk of spreading many viruses, infections and germs including COVID-19. Providing an adequate supply of fresh air can also help prevent employees feeling unfocused, irritable and stuffy resulting in them feeling motivated to work. Here are some ways you can ensure there is a fresh supply of...

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Preventing the spread of germs through effective and safe disposal of PPE & Face coverings

Preventing the spread of germs through effective and safe disposal of PPE & Face coverings

Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, essential PPE such as masks, gloves and aprons have been fundamental in protecting you and your team’s health and safety. To continue to protect those around you, it is essential we all understand how to effectively dispose of PPE and face coverings to prevent the spread of infection.   How to safely remove personal protective equipment Removing your...

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