I was looking for a new book to read and was recommended this by a friend. It is excellent value, only £3 on kindle! A really good book and I loved reading it - the kind that you just want more and that motivates you to pick it up each time. The book is structured... Continue Reading →
In this episode of EduBlether, we welcome Patrice Bain, co-author of the book 'Powerful Teaching - Unleash the science of learning'. We discuss knowledge, critical thinking, assessment, curriculum and lots more. It was a fascinating discussion with some great practical ideas for how to begin using these research-informed strategies or 'power tools' in your classroom.... Continue Reading →
In this Episode we have a discussion about retrieval practice and developments in cognitive science. We look at the implications for teaching and learning, as well as what this means for the role of Education in a wider debate. We have many tangents in this episode discussing hegemony, knowledge, politics and much more. I hope... Continue Reading →
John Catt Educational are a leading publisher of professional development books for educators around the world. Check out their titles at JohnCatt.com We have teamed up with John Catt Educational to bring you a series of EduBlethers with a select group of authors from John Catt Educational. We are in the middle of securing dates... Continue Reading →
In this episode we discuss all things behaviour. An hour is not really time to do this justice, but we hit on some of the big themes and hopefully this will prompt wider discussion amongst our listeners. We also have our usual features with in the news and we recommend. Check out edublether.wordpress.com for more... Continue Reading →
In this episode our Main Feature is Back to School, where we discuss how things change over the summer and what it is important to focus on in those first weeks back. We also have the usual features: in the news, we recommend and inspired by. Please check out edublether.wordpress.com and rate us on iTunes.... Continue Reading →
Sir John Jones is the most inspirational speaker there is on the educational speaker circuit at the moment. He is funny, passionate and down to earth kind of guy. It was a joy to hear him speak and I would recommend you read his book.
Supporting EAL Learners Need quick tips on how to make your lessons outstanding? Struggling to manage behaviour in your classroom? Desparate for some activities to inspire your most gifted students? There is a 100 Ideas title for you! The 100 Ideas series offers busy early years practitioners, primary and secondary teachers easy to implement, practical... Continue Reading →