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A thank you message from Professor Donaldson – Review of Assessment and the National Curriculum

In March 2014 the Minister for Education and Skills asked me to conduct a fundamental review of curriculum and assessment arrangements in Wales from Foundation Phase to Key Stage 4. 158 more words

Foundation Phase

Follow up work from schools

At the end of each workshop we ask the children for feedback on what they have learnt and what they enjoyed the most. This is just a quick indication on what they have gained from the workshop. 175 more words


Core Curriculum/National Curriculum—Detailed Toil and Loss of Liberty?

I am not sure if brevity is the soul of wit or the sister of talent, but I think most of us like it and know what it is when we see it. 1,506 more words

Core Curriculum

Core Curriculum/National Curriculum—Educational Fences

Robert Frost writes ‘Good fences make good neighbours’. They set out rules, telling us where we can and can’t go; what we can and can’t do. 2,033 more words

Core Curriculum

The National Curriculum (What kids learn in British schools and how)

Introduction – Throughout all years within school, all state schools must follow the National Curriculum. The main point of this to get guidelines for subjects and ages to make sure all schools meet the guidelines – These include grades students should get as well as what they should study. 1,856 more words

FUZEliers support young coders at The National Museum of Computing

A team of FUZEliers sponsored by FUZE Technologies is ready every weekend to welcome young and budding computer programmers at The National Museum of Computing to show them how to code using the FUZE platform to explore the huge potential of computing. 433 more words


Introducing – Susan Grossey @SusanGrossey

My final introduction post is all about Susan Grossey, author of both factual and historical fiction books about financial crime. I first contacted Susan as soon as the… 364 more words