School Improvement & Development Conference 2023: Book your early-bird place

Psychological Safety in the Classroom

The short course will allow you to explore what is meant by the term “psychological safety” and how this can support pupils' wellbeing, confidence and achievement within the classroom.

  • Explore brain science and what “psychological safety” means as well as its context to classroom practice
  • Learn key components of psychological safety
  • Top tips for how to develop a psychologically safe classroom in which students can thrive

About this INSET

This training draws on the latest research and evidence-based practice, to explore how developing a psychologically safe classroom can foster improved wellbeing and support pupils’ achievement. Suitable for leaders, senior mental health leads and teachers, the course will:

  • Explore definitions of psychological safety and share some of the latest research around this innovative area of thinking and practice.
  • Support your understanding of how psychologically safety can be applied to your classroom, through elements such as trust, belonging, collaboration and respect.
  • Provide top tips and practical ideas to try out in your own classroom.


  • Leaders
  • Senior mental health leads
  • Class teachers

Contact Us

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