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50 Quick and Easy Ways to Prepare for Ofsted

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50 Quick and Easy Ways to Prepare for Ofsted

For lots of teachers, inspections can be a burden. They lead to increased workload, apprehension and a sense of uncertainty. I wanted to find a way in which I could help alleviate these problems and make colleagues across the country feel better prepared for any inspection they might face. So I ...

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50 Quick and Easy Ways Leaders can Prepare for Ofsted

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50 Quick and Easy Ways Leaders can Prepare for Ofsted

Inspections are an inevitable feature of school life. Whether we like it or not, they are here to stay. But it is actually fairly easy to dispel much of the negative experience around inspections. The first step to doing this is outstanding preparation. With this in mind, I put together 50 ...

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50 Quick and Easy Lesson Activities

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50 Quick and Easy Lesson Activities

Lesson planning can be tough. One of the hardest things is coming up with new and interesting activities for students to do. It can take ages to develop an innovative new approach. Sometimes it even takes ages just to remember a great idea we had a few months before. I’ve certainly been there ...

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50 Quick Ways to Outstanding Teaching

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50 Quick Ways to Outstanding Teaching

50 Quick Ways to Outstanding Teaching is the first book in my new Quick 50 Teaching Series. The book is all about those things you need to do to teach outstanding lessons time after time. We all know how difficult this can be, and we all know how much we want to make sure our […]

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Assessment For Learning Simplified

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Assessment For Learning Simplified

The phrase assessment for learning refers to a collection of strategies, tools and techniques teachers can use in the classroom to help pupils learn and make progress. These practical measures are underpinned by a particular conceptualisation of assessment. Namely, that it should be used as a ...

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Mike Gershon