My mother is still in touch, and friends, with ‘her’ old School Secretary, 30 years after she (mother) retired. A formidable pair in their day (a fact made to me by a current deputy head who I met recently who … Read the rest
A little like London Buses, Ofqual (the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation which is a non-ministerial government department that regulates qualifications, exams and tests in England and, until May 2016, vocational qualifications in Northern Ireland. Colloquially and publicly, Ofqual … Read the rest
Whilst smaller classrooms remain the holy grail as far as improving the educational experience for both teachers and students a short term solution to this issue would be to increase the number of Teacher Assistants who often help to reduce … Read the rest
As tragic and devastating as COVID-19 has been, and will continue to be as the impact on mental health and long term learning becomes apparent, it has given some great insights into what education should consider in the future.
Having … Read the rest