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The Education Scrutiny Committee discussion on white British boys on FSM: a missed opportunity

On 11 February the Education Scrutiny Committee held a one hour discussion on the achievement of white British boys on FSM, based on a report of Birmingham data1 and two presentations from headteachers. 1,441 more words

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If I'm So Smart, Why Aren't I Successful?

Smart people are rich and famous. They win Nobel Prizes and Genius Grants. They’re high achievers and arrogant. They don’t waste time on the little people. 518 more words

Differentiation: ideas and resources on it and for it!

Brain food

Do we have fixed intelligence and ability?

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Pedagogy

Progress grows through DIRT

Good Practice at Upton: DIRT continues to develop

Geography:Dirt being used with Year 7 in a decision making exercise

 

Click on the link below for an example of an Outstanding lesson plan in Geography using the TEEP planning cycle: 1,853 more words

Pedagogy

Challenge them and change their mindset

 Good Practice at Upton :

Below is a photo of Hannah and Lauren, Year 8, receiving their certificated from Mrs Dixon Headteacher. They took part in delivering a work shop on Feedback using iPads for learning at the SSAT national conference. 1,180 more words

IPads

Challenge them and change their mindset

 Good Practice at Upton :

Below is a photo of Hannah and Lauren, Year 8, receiving their certificated from Mrs Dixon Headteacher. They took part in delivering a work shop on Feedback using iPads for learning at the SSAT national conference. 1,180 more words

Pedagogy

I wish President Obama was Muslim

The perpetual cycle of terror constantly updating in the news is the combined result of three factors: The underachievement of boys, Arab sectarianism and the Politicization of Islam by the CIA.   1,599 more words