Welcome to September! And, for those of you reading in North America, happy Labour Day Monday. Just in time for the new school year’s first week of merry bustle, you’ll find below a post by Charlotte Bell, a soon to be new PhD who has embarked on a remarkable first project: this year, rather than sticking to the relative safety of the ivory tower, she will be teaching in an underprivileged grammar school in Birmingham, learning first hand about the strengths and weaknesses of the UK’s education system at a time when it is undergoing profound change. 2,865 more words
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This week we have been using a digitext called Extreme Weather. We have found out a lot about droughts.
We worked in groups to create news reports linked to droughts – we had to show the effect on people, landscape, include a weather report and an outside broadcast. 24 more words