The 5 Minute CPD Plan

Reading Time: 5 minutes How can you get the most out of CPD?

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The 5 Minute Well-Being Plan

Reading Time: 5 minutes How can you protect your well-being?

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#EBacc Nonsense

Reading Time: 6 minutes How does government policy affect the life chances of students in your school?

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Leading Teaching: The Life Of A Deputy Headteacher

Reading Time: 3 minutes How would you go about leading whole-school teaching and learning?

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The #5MinStaffBriefingPlan by @TeacherToolkit and @LeadingLearner

Reading Time: 4 minutes This is a resource, designed mainly for school leaders who lead staff briefings in schools, colleges and universities; and features

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A Good Going-Over! by @TeacherToolkit

Reading Time: 3 minutes This is a blog about marking and teacher feedback.

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#TwitteratiChallenge! by @TeacherToolkit

Reading Time: 3 minutes Welcome to #TwitteratiChallenge! In this blog, I share my top go-to sources of collegiality; those colleagues I regularly go to

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The #5MinMainThingPlan

Reading Time: 3 minutes This is a blog about priorities and features yet another 5-Minute Plan by @TeacherToolkit and @LeadingLearner.

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@OfstedNews Say Sorry by @TeacherToolkit

Reading Time: 5 minutes This is another blog about the invalidity and unreliability of Ofsted.

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The #5MinAchievementPlan by @TeacherToolkit and @LeadingLearner

Reading Time: 4 minutes This is a blog about achievement and features yet another 5-Minute Plan by @TeacherToolkit and @LeadingLearner.

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The #5MinWorkloadPlan for Teachers

Reading Time: 3 minutes The #5MinWorkloadPlan has been designed to help schools, leaders & teachers review their current workload. It can also help to review new initiatives to see whether they are worthwhile introducing and if “yes” instead of what. Whilst accepting some issues which are adding significantly to schools’ and teachers’ workload are outside of our control (see @LeadingLearner’s post here), there are other issues which we can address as teachers and leaders.

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#FormativeLessonObs by @TeacherToolkit and @LeadingLearner

Reading Time: 3 minutes The world of lesson observation is evolving and changing for the better. 

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30 Simple Questions by @TeacherToolkit

Reading Time: 3 minutes Are you the kind of teacher, you would want your own children to have?

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#5MinResearchPlan by @TeacherToolkit and @LeadingLearner

Reading Time: 7 minutes The nature of Continuing Professional Development is changing in schools; from the one day course chosen from a booklet or

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@OfstedNews updates for all teachers: #GrimReaper

Reading Time: 6 minutes This article includes the Ofsted updates – January 2014 – for all classroom teachers and those that lead on whole-school teaching

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The #5MinCPDPlan

Reading Time: 5 minutes Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and in particular, INSET Days can vary from the sublime, to the downright awful, and often

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The #5MinWellBeingPlan

Reading Time: 5 minutes How do you look after yourself?

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