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TTS Talking: The Teachers' Podcast

Episode 18: Measuring wellbeing with the wellbeing wheel

  • S1E18
  • 20:04
  • August 15th 2023

Steven Bollar and educational consultant, Matthew Savage return to the TTS Talking Teachers’ podcast to introduce the concept of the wellbeing data wheel. 

Every child is different so it’s important to measure wellbeing in different ways. The wellbeing data wheel covers 5 spokes to offer a different lens on wellbeing in school. 

  • Observation 
  • Check-in 
  • Surveys 
  • Counseling data 
  • Everything else 


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Mark Steed
Principal and CEO of Kellet School, the British international school in Hong Kong

Prior to joining Kellett Mark Steed was Director of the not-for-profit Jumeirah English Speaking School (“JESS”) in Dubai. Prior to JESS, Mark was Principal of Berkhamsted Schools Group in Hertfordshire and Headmaster of Kelly College in Devon. He previously taught at The Leys School (Cambridge), Radley College and at Oundle, where he was also Housemaster. He has Masters degrees from Cambridge and Nottingham, as well as an MSc in Management from Ashridge-Hult Business School.

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Steven Bollar
Educational Speaker and Thought-Leader

Steve Bollar, a.k.a. Stand Tall Steve, is driven to help schools, associations, and organizations create a better culture and climate through creative innovations and encouragement. His books, Stand Tall Leadership and  Ideas, Ideas, Ideas! has been a jumping point for hundreds of organizations on how to increase morale, change the culture and improve the climate for their students and staff. 

Steve has a long history in the education system, from art teacher to principal to Superintendent of Schools. His 25+ year career has shown him firsthand how to face the challenges that any organization can encounter and how to overcome them with creativity and communication.