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How White Teachers Can Support BIPOC Colleagues | Edutopia

Many educators have, in the wake of the killing of George Floyd, been introduced to the concept of culturally responsive teaching (CRT) and to authors such as Geneva Gay—who coined … Continue reading

August 10, 2020 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Dave Grohl on Teachers

  My sons have met Dave Grohl and said he was as kind and pleasant as this post makes him out to be.  

August 6, 2020 · Leave a comment

Back to School Checklist for Teachers | ThoughtCo

Prepare for the new school year with a back-to-school checklist. This comprehensive list will help you get ready for your elementary school class. Preparing your classroom for the new school … Continue reading

August 5, 2020 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: The Magnets of Curiosity

August 4, 2020 · Leave a comment

One Word to Drop From Your Teacher Vocabulary | Edutopia

Easy. It is a common word in education. Often, teachers will ask if the class wants the easy quiz or the hard quiz. They’ll give the option for an easy … Continue reading

August 3, 2020 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: True Teachers

July 30, 2020 · Leave a comment

Top Tips for Making the Most of the Summer Holidays | The Educator Blog

While the most important things for teachers to do during the school holidays is rest and recuperate, the summer months can also be a period to do something productive which … Continue reading

July 29, 2020 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: When Someone Asks Why….

July 28, 2020 · Leave a comment

The Thinking Teacher: On Inspiration | Oliver Quinlan

Oliver Quinlan shares some of the key ideas from his book The Thinking Teacher. Being inspired by something feels good; it makes you feel energised, like you have learned something … Continue reading

July 27, 2020 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Teachers as Foundation Stones of Society

July 7, 2020 · Leave a comment

Teachers vilified as UK government tries to force opening of schools without adequate protection for pupils and staff…

From heroes to villains in a few days… like other public sector and key workers, teachers have been lauded for keeping schools open to a limited extent to care for … Continue reading

May 18, 2020 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Thanks for the Memories

April 23, 2020 · Leave a comment

Training teachers to shine on Parent Evenings

Are your teachers trained to build positive relationships with parents at parent evenings? I’ve always been amazed that teachers are so poor at managing relationships on parents evening. For me … Continue reading

April 17, 2020 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Teachers

April 16, 2020 · Leave a comment

Thank you to all who support and deliver learning across the world for struggling on in a time of crisis…

This from the UK…

April 5, 2020 · Leave a comment

Teachers and Existential Problem Solving

Teachers all over the world will be tackling and solving the problem of how education can continue during the Coronavirus pandemic… Source: Ken Buck on LinkedIn

March 22, 2020 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Something to Think About…

Thanks to Sharon Domine for sharing this on LinkedIn.

March 12, 2020 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: A Noble Profession

January 30, 2020 · Leave a comment

Teacher Wellbeing Index 2019 | Education Support

Work-related stress in the teaching profession has increased for the third consecutive year, with sharp rises in tearfulness, difficulty sleeping and irritability amongst education professionals across the UK according to … Continue reading

January 10, 2020 · Leave a comment

Supporting Teacher Well-Being and Mental Health | Teach Well Alliance

Many thanks to the redoubtable Steve Waters for his kind permission to reproduce this essential and comprehensive mental health audit tool for your school. This is all the information you … Continue reading

January 10, 2020 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Teachers Who Inspire

November 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Be Somebody

November 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

Teacher Workload: A crisis which can only be solved with new thinking

There has always been a crisis over teacher workload in British schools. When I began my teaching career it was related to marking. The assumption that you would keep on … Continue reading

November 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: Be Happy

October 31, 2019 · Leave a comment

Thought For The Day: I Am a Teacher

October 29, 2019 · 1 Comment

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