The Learning Renaissance

Bill Gates announces UK teacher in global top 10 | BBC News

BBCA A teacher from north London, named as a top-10 finalist in a global teaching award, has warned of the poor living conditions of her pupils. Andria Zafirakou says some … Continue reading

February 25, 2018 · Leave a comment

MPs investigate impact of social media and screens on youth | BBC News

Are you concerned about the impact social media and screen-use are having on young people? If so, MPs are looking to hear your thoughts. The Commons Science and Technology Committee … Continue reading

February 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Maria Montessori

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Thought For The Day: Teach from the Heart

February 20, 2018 · Leave a comment

Collaborative problem-solving and why it matters for learning | IOE London Blog

The results of the 2015 PISA collaborative problem solving assessments were  published last November. In Andreas Schleicher’s editorial, he confirmed that solving problems with others (collaborative problem-solving) is a key skill for … Continue reading

February 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Ultimate Critical Thinking Cheat Sheet

Infographic by Global Digital Citizen Source: ultimate-critical-thinking-worksheet | Global Digital Citizen Foundation Via: Ultimate Critical Thinking Cheat Sheet | Nat Geo Education Blog

February 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: I’d Much Rather…

February 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

Education and the Fourth Industrial Revolution | Learning {Re}imagined | Medium

A fascinating article from Graham Brown Martin on the impact of technology on learning… Learning to thrive in a transforming world. Read the full article here: Education and the Fourth … Continue reading

February 14, 2018 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: I Am a Teacher

February 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

England and US will not take Pisa tests in tolerance | BBC News

Schools in England and the United States will not be taking the new international Pisa test designed to assess respect for other cultures, challenge extremism and help identify fake news. … Continue reading

February 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Progress not Perfection

February 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: The Thing Your Students Need Most

February 6, 2018 · 1 Comment

Kitty Perry and the copyright lessons for seven-year-olds | BBC News

A campaign to teach children about copyright infringement on the internet, is employing cartoons and puns on pop stars’ names, to get the message across. Even its makers admit it … Continue reading

February 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Make a Difference

February 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Think Smart

January 30, 2018 · Leave a comment

School league tables – see how your secondary school has done | BBC News

More than one in eight secondary schools in England is below the standard deemed acceptable by ministers, league table data shows. The secondary school league tables have just been published, … Continue reading

January 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

Leadership Posters | Ac-Ed

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Leadership Posters ? ? ? The article featured in Innovate my school about my reflections and insights into school leadership “’Are some school leaders too compliant?”…

January 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: The Most Powerful Weapon

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Thought For The Day: Life-Changing Traits

January 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

How to Discipline Without Stress, Punishment, or Rewards | ThoughtCo

How can we discipline students, so we as teachers can do our jobs and teach these young children who refuse to learn? People are not changed by other people. People can … Continue reading

January 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

BBC to help students identify ‘fake news’ | BBC News

The BBC is launching a new scheme to help young people identify real news and filter out fake or false information. The project is targeted at secondary schools and sixth … Continue reading

January 14, 2018 · Leave a comment

Free Printables Archives |

Free printables and free downloads for your classroom! You won’t want to miss these free teacher resources that you and your students will love. Make your teacher life easier with … Continue reading

January 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

More students found cheating in GCSE and A-level exams | BBC News

The number of students caught cheating in exams has risen by 25% in a single year, official figures show. Read the full story on the BBC website: More students found … Continue reading

January 9, 2018 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Leadership and Learning

January 9, 2018 · Leave a comment

The teacher, the riddle and the morbid answer | BBC Three

You’re a teacher, it’s a new term and you’re back in class ready to educate the next generation. You don’t want your classes to be boring – you want to … Continue reading

January 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Awaken Joy

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Thought For The Day: Doing It Yourself

November 28, 2017 · Leave a comment