As far as my work as a teacher and teacher trainer is concerned, I believe in challenging students and having high expectations of everyone in the classroom. This is coupled with appropriate support and guidance, which is then differentiated to meet pupils’ and students’ needs. To support my learners I provide relevant and specific praise and feedback, engaging and interesting tasks and activities, sound guidelines and instructions, solid question and answer sessions and clear, practical examples or modelling.
All schools in England are being told to filter inappropriate content and teach pupils about staying safe including online harm. Plans unveiled by the Education Secretary Nicky Morgan will require all schools to put in place strengthened measures to protect children from harm online – including cyber bullying, pornography and the risk of radicalisation.
am in a genuine conundrum that I cannot quite resolve with my usual pondering and mulling over of things.
Research about the impaxt of family breakups on Girls' health.
Blog post on how grading and growth mindset can co-exist.