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The Classroom Environment by Mroberts90Matt


So, summer has officially come. All schools are now devoid of their young learners until September. This means that the onus is on me as the incoming NQT to go into school during August to set up my classroom. 546 more words


The advantages of the double page spread teacher

We all know who these teachers are? Are you one? These are teachers that teach by the text book – one double page spread after another. 378 more words


Interview with Catriona Mangham, Head Teacher of Fairfield High School in Horfield

Today on Bristol Mum is an interview with Catriona Mangham, head teacher of Fairfield High School.

Fairfield High School is a mixed-gender secondary school for students aged 11 – 16 in Horfield, Bristol. 1,086 more words


@bbcthisweek @NickyMorgan01 set up an Ofsted clerk to the Governor's service

the BBC Daily politics show had a three person discussion on the problem of Birmingham schools being taken over by extremist Sunni Islamism.
The main complaint sems to be that anti-British and racist views are being implemented. 322 more words


Captain Cartwright's ten killer questions to develop a high performing science department

by  Ed Walsh

Having had some minor part in the recent Science Learning Centre and Ofsted events last month, I was intrigued to be presenting sessions at the SS Great Britain in Bristol. 659 more words

Continuing Professional Development

Decode that school report

It’s that time of year again – the school reports are out. Cue much Facebook boasting, including verbatim accounts of the teachers’ comments.

Mumsnet has posted the Mumsnet Report Codebreaker, as compiled by professional educators and semi-professional readers and archivists of these precious documents – loving and, it turns out, slightly gullible parents. 297 more words