CPD Picks Of The Week

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What are our top reads of the week?

We’ve extended our weekly Saturday 5 this weekend to give you a little bit more!

We’re continuing with a summary of the top 5 blogs of the week, but you’ll also find a round up of the resource and 1 minute CPD that we published.

Top 5 Blogs

1*NEW* Understanding Dyscalculia – What is Dyscalculia?

2 The 5 Minute Lesson Plan – An old favourite. This blog has its 4th week in our top 5.

3 *NEW* It’s Not Statutory – Should schools have a teaching and learning policy?

4*NEW* Resource: Classroom Displays – Do you need help ‘sprucing’ up your classroom displays?

5 The 7 Deadly Leadership Sins – How many are your bosses committing? This blog has its 4th week in our top 5.

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1-Minute CPD

Our 1 minute-read CPD tip this week was to help you make the most of classroom observations:

After your next observation, work in a group of no more than 4 people to really get the most out of the process.

#1minCPD: Solution-Focused Questioning Image: Shutterstock

Resource of the week

Get help sprucing up your classroom displays with our new free resource: Outstanding Displays by @ArtyMrsGs.

Resource: Outstanding Displays Image: @ArtyMrsGs

Did you see?

This week we launched our updated Jobs page! You can now log on to Teacher Toolkit, upload a job advert and advertise it to our social networks for free!

 

Holly Gardner

Holly Gardner is TT Editor, as well as a Freelance Publisher. She has been working with @TeacherToolkit for over 6 years - since she published his first book in her role as Senior Commissioning Editor at Bloomsbury Publishing. Since then, she left her day job, moved to Madrid and trained as an English teacher. She is now a key member of the TT team, continues to teach english and edit books, and also spends her time learning spanish and searching for the best tortilla de patata! You can follow her at @HollyEditTeach.

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