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.
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In the eight (8) months I have been Vice Chair of Governors I have:
- negotiated with the Local Authority for additional funding for the school building extension
- chaired the TiC appraisal and pay review
- chaired the TiC recruitment panel
Generally the subjects and activities that we liked the most at school were the ones we were good at, so guess what when I say I dislike exams.
I was never a good last minute crammer and always felt that … Read the rest
Eyes down, here we go again …. Lockdown 3.0. Amongst other things be prepared to be bombarded with advice from people like me about what you should do to make working from home better/easier/more productive.
First up, ignore the title … Read the rest