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Speed dating takes sharing good practice to a new level

 Good practice

Last week the staff at Upton shared their good practice through the medium of speed dating. Thanks to the excellent PowerPoint provided by the teacher tool kit ( 5,488 more words

Pedagogy

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

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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