Should New Teachers Teach Difficult Classes?

Reading Time: 3 minutes Should new teachers be left alone to teach the most challenging classes?

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The Early Career Framework: A Thumbs-Up

Reading Time: 4 minutes Why should we welcome the Early Career Framework (ECF)?

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Toxic Schools: 16 Things Teachers Have Said

Reading Time: 3 minutes What do colleagues say about decisions made from above, that impact on their day-to-day work?

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How To Make Lesson Observation Meaningful

Reading Time: 3 minutes How can you conduct a lesson observation so that it actually improves teaching?

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Podcast 41: How Can You Enrich The Curriculum?

Reading Time: 1 minute How can you improve the way you deliver the curriculum in your school?

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To Smile Or Not To Smile?

Reading Time: 3 minutes Do you smile enough?

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Learning Visits: How Teachers Can Support Each Other

Reading Time: 3 minutes How can we support each other to become better teachers?

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Inclusive Teaching Checklist

Reading Time: 2 minutes How can you tell if you’ve maximised inclusion in the classroom?

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What Happens When Teachers Get More Feedback?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Does increased feedback have a positive impact on teachers’ classroom practice?

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Can You Identify A Good Teacher? No Chance!

Reading Time: 3 minutes Do you think you could identify a successful teacher when you see one?

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10 Risks A Senior Teacher Could Take This Academic Year

Reading Time: 3 minutes If you are (or know) a senior teacher, what ‘risks’ could a school leader take this academic year?

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Nail That Job!

Reading Time: 3 minutes How can teachers ‘nail that new-job‘ at interview?

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A culture of lesson observations by @adam_snell

Reading Time: 4 minutes Almost three months have now passed since Ofsted announced the ground-breaking news, that inspectors would no longer be grading individual

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Progress over time #POTteaching: by @TeacherToolkit

Reading Time: 5 minutes These are notes have been shared with our (G2O) Good to Outstanding group. We have asked ourselves at leadership; as

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#Peepshows and #Rubbernecks by @TeacherToolkit

Reading Time: 5 minutes Now that I have your attention; this post is all about marking; feedback; re-drafting and book scrutiny.

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Why I’m placing #LearningWalks in Room 101 by @TeacherToolkit

Reading Time: 9 minutes This academic year, we have shelved #LearningWalks. This is nothing to do with fashion or fad. It is purely a

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Thwart the Grim-Reaper: #Ofsted reworks (Sep ’13)

Reading Time: 7 minutes Here are some key Ofsted (September 2013) updates relevant to teaching and learning in the classroom. I have provided a

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