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Distance Learning, School Reopenings

What We Know About School Reopenings So Far
By Bethany Spencer on May 21, 2020

The government has released guidance for schools in England who are, if the scientific evidence allows and it is considered safe to do so, planning to reopen on 1st June - after the May...

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Teacher Wellbeing, Distance Learning

Why Now is the Time for Teacher Resilience
By Bethany Spencer on May 18, 2020

Teachers are known to be resilient. Every day they are faced with immense challenges - both mental and physical - which they overcome in order to teach their students - and school...

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Teacher Wellbeing, Distance Learning

Guest Post: How To Prioritise Your Wellbeing
By Beth Williams on May 12, 2020

School closures and the current climate has meant that everyone’s wellbeing has taken a hit and teachers are no different. Many are having to juggle a rotating schedule of travelling...

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Distance Learning

How Will UK Schools Make a Phased Return?
By Bethany Spencer on May 7, 2020

As the UK has now reached the peak of the coronavirus outbreak, speculation has started around what that means for the current lockdown and social distancing measures. We’ve already seen...

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Teacher Wellbeing, Student Wellbeing, Distance Learning

How Can Schools Support Wellbeing from a Distance?
By Bethany Spencer on May 6, 2020

In schools, the wellbeing of staff and students is, and always should be, a top priority. We’ve spoken at length about how the wellness of teachers has a direct impact on students as...

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Online Safety, Distance Learning

Safeguarding in Lockdown - How to Keep Students Safe Online
By Ben Greenwood on April 15, 2020

As a teacher or tutor, there’s an expectation and necessity to put the safety of students first. This applies primarily to the school environment, but also stretches far beyond the...

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Online Safety, Distance Learning

How Media Literacy Helps Your Child Learn Safely Online
By Ben Greenwood on April 7, 2020

In a world full of 24 hour news and with unlimited access to the internet, the latest stories from around the world are never far away. Whilst these stories connect us, and it’s good to...

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Online Safety, Distance Learning

How to Keep Your Children Safe Online During School Closures
By Bethany Spencer on April 3, 2020

As we find ourselves in the midst of school closures, in a bid to minimise disruption to students’ learning schools have taken lessons online. Now, students across the UK, and the world,...

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Student & Parent Resources, Distance Learning

32 Free Resources that Will Keep the Kids Learning During Lockdown
By Ben Greenwood on March 31, 2020

By now, the novelty of working from home or being in isolation has probably worn off. You’re at home with kids who are not in the mood to learn, but are in the mood to wake up at 7am and...

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Mental Health, Distance Learning

How to Stay Healthy and Work from Home Effectively
By Bethany Spencer on March 27, 2020

As we find ourselves in the uncharted territory of school closures, business closures and whole companies working from home, we’re faced with new challenges.

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Parental Engagement, Distance Learning

Improving Your Child's Daily Routine for Home Learning
By Ben Greenwood on March 25, 2020

School may be closed and exams cancelled, but that doesn’t mean it’s time to put our students’ learning on hold too. In fact, the next few months could be crucial in preparing your...

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Distance Learning

How to Deliver Successful Distance Learning from Home
By Bethany Spencer on March 23, 2020

With schools closed around the country, our means of delivering content has moved to online. We are fortunate to live in a century where we have the tools to make distance learning a...

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Distance Learning

How to Implement Distance Learning at Your School
By Ben Greenwood on March 18, 2020

The world is changing. Our education system is being dragged unwillingly into the 21st century as it stubbornly digs in its heels. We’re finding that many traditional structures no...

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