Nov 26, 2019
I've been teaching for YEARS...
...The evidence in my portfolio is all proficient and higher
Should it be?
When the standards first came out, and I began to work with them, I remember the assumptions I made. None of my evidence was ever below proficient… at least not in my head.
At that time though, I didn’t...
Nov 19, 2019
It's nearing the end of the school year and I bet reflective practice is one of the last things on your mind right now. You're busy assessing students, writing reports and winding down right? I know but, trust me, those assignments you've been marking contain the key to an amazing piece of evidence for your teacher...
Nov 12, 2019
There's this one kid I just can't get through to.
Has there every been a child in your classroom that you just can’t reach? Or an energy, that the whole class brings with in a specific lesson, that you can’t explain?
Teaching is super complex isn’t it.
Sometimes kids meet up to six different adults teaching...
Nov 5, 2019
If I'm working hard to make a difference, I wish I could ask them how I'm doing.
Student Voice. We hear about it a lot don’t we?
It’s really important that we hear it but how can we listen to it more?
We joined the teaching profession to make a difference. To positively impact upon the lives of hundreds of young...