We’re delighted to share that we’ve just wrapped up our fifth episode of the smashing hit podcast for primary educators, ‘Of Primary Importance’! Focusing on trending topics in primary and EYFS education, this podcast offers its audience insightful perspectives from featured guests who work in the sector.

Episode 5: Therapeutic Animals in Education 

Hosted by Kat Cauchi, this episode explores the benefits of therapeutic animals in education with Kerry Williams-Kendall.

Kerry is the Vice Principal at Boothroyd Primary Academy in West Yorkshire. Also, she is leading on Teaching and Learning, Curriculum and Pupil Premium as well as a staff governor. In addition, Kerry has been in senior leadership since 2006 and worked in many schools as a lead on many different subjects.

Listen to the full episode to hear more about therapeutic animals in education and how they can have a beneficial impact on pupils, staff and parents.

Also, be sure to follow Kat Cauchi on Twitter at @ReallyschoolK to stay tuned for more info. Check out these hashtags for more info #OPIP and #OfPrimaryImportance.

Watch back the episode now! 

Interested in being a guest on the show? 

Discover more about being featured as a guest on the show or suggest a topic for an upcoming episode here. You can also contact @ReallyschoolK on Twitter to discuss more.