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.
The Porty Learning Festival was a fantastic event focusing on trauma for young people. What a truly inspirational day. Look out for next year's conference.
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 →
In this episode of EduBlether, we interview @joycematthews_ about Unlocking Leadership Potential. We also have our usual features: in the news, we recommend and inspired by. Please check out edublether.wordpress.com and rate us on iTunes. Listen on iTunes or via soundcloud. https://soundcloud.com/edublether/episode-7-unlocking-leadership-potential-with-joyce-matthews
Osiris Educational are a professional learning body offering some fantastic 'cutting edge' programmes. Check them out here: http://osiriseducational.co.uk/outstandingteaching/
Listen to Episode 6 - Getting your next teaching job In this episode of EduBlether, we focus on getting your next teaching post. @edublether provide you with top ten tips in getting your next teaching post. We also have the usual features: in the news, we recommend and inspired by. Please check out edublether.wordpress.com and... Continue Reading →