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 →
It seems at times that there is a lot of negative press about teaching, and a lot of this comes from teachers themselves who have simply had enough. Now I am not for a second saying that our job is not hard, and I too feel the ever-growing pressures to raise attainment, reduce the gap,... Continue Reading →
I am sure this book won’t be new to many teachers. It seems to have captured the attention of all teachers and schools across the country. I was already convinced I was going to love the book before I started as I was a keen listener of the Pivotal Podcast and agree with a lot... 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.
Matt Forde I love this guy! He has a weekly podcast and monthly live interview. He will be at the Edinburgh festival with a special episode where he will interview the Cabinet Secretary for Education. https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/the-political-party/id595312938?mt=2
In this episode, we carry out Scottish education's PRD to analyse: what's going well? What has been challenging? What are the next steps? And what support is needed in order to get there? We also have our usual features of #InTheNews #WeRecommend and #InspiredBy. We have been inspired by #PortyLF and @SirJJones #MagicWeavingBusiness and we... Continue Reading →
An excellent resource to set up a debating team or club. It can also be used in your classroom to discuss all manner of things to do with your curriculum. https://idebate.org/debatabase
Osiris Educational are a professional learning body offering some fantastic 'cutting edge' programmes. Check them out here: http://osiriseducational.co.uk/outstandingteaching/