What if we gave professional development the structure and implementation it needs?
If you really look closely, most overnight successes took a long time (Steve Jobs).
Setting the scene
Whilst having a lazy afternoon snooze one warm end of term evening, thoughts of September INSET were unfortunately still not far from my mind. In my dream, a newly promoted assistant headteacher, was chattering away at SLT with enthusiasm:
“We need to do something now or we will never be a Good school!”
“At my previous school we interleaved our lessons, spaced concepts, gave every pupil a knowledge organiser