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Differentiated Homework: What it is, Benefits and How to Apply

By Bethany Spencer April 17, 2018

Differentiated instruction in education has been a practice which schools and educators have..

Understanding Progress 8 and Attainment 8

By Bethany Spencer April 11, 2018

Progress 8 was introduced in 2016 for all schools with the intention of ensuring students are..

Flipped Learning: Research, Benefits and How to Implement  

By Bethany Spencer April 10, 2018

Flipped learning has risen to prominence over the past few decades and its popularity has soared 

Helping Your Students get Exam Ready

By Bethany Spencer April 3, 2018

Exam season is arguably the most stressful time of year for the school body. Tensions are..

Exam Revision Tips for Students 

By Bethany Spencer April 3, 2018

The saying ‘failing to prepare is preparing to fail’ is always applicable when it comes to..

Creating a Mobile Phone Policy in School

By Bethany Spencer March 21, 2018

We understand that introducing a Mobile Phone Policy is definitely not ‘one size fits all’ - but..

Providing Efficient and Effective Feedback

By Bethany Spencer March 14, 2018

Feedback is fundamental to students’ progression. However, over the years the amount of time..

The Wider Purpose of Homework 

By Bethany Spencer March 7, 2018

The setting of homework has more of an impact on students than just helping to improve their..

The Benefits of Seating Plans for Students

By Bethany Spencer March 6, 2018

There’s more to a student’s academic success than just being taught; the environment in which..

The 5 Metrics you Need to Know for Tracking Effective Homework

By Bethany Spencer March 5, 2018

As a teacher, setting effective homework is only half the battle, getting your students to..

What Makes a Good Piece of Homework?

By Bethany Spencer March 5, 2018

The completion of homework has long been linked to higher academic achievement in secondary..

The Best Education Podcasts for Teachers

By Bethany Spencer February 19, 2018

The popularity of podcasts has skyrocketed in recent years. These short, digestible series that..

Who is Damian Hinds?

By Rhys Giles January 23, 2018

One of the changes that the Prime Minister managed to make during her recent cabinet reshuffle..

Homework is a Global Issue

By Naimish Gohil January 15, 2018

Homework is a universal concept that transcends countries and languages - regardless of..

Increase Parental Involvement in Homework with your Homework Policy

By Bethany Spencer November 29, 2017

Homework can create a sense of tension at home for a multitude of reasons - tasks are set..

The Perfect Lesson Plan

By Steven Miles November 22, 2017

This week Steven Miles, Headteacher of Daubeney Academy in Bedford, shared with us his insight..

What Makes an Outstanding Lesson?

By Bethany Spencer November 21, 2017

There isn’t one sure fire way to deliver the perfect lesson because there are of course..

The Difference Between Banter and Bullying

By Bethany Spencer November 14, 2017

Today, we live in a world filled with banter. Restaurants have adopted the noun to resonate with..

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