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Homework, Blog, online, e learning

How to Adapt Learning Materials For Online Use
By Louise Raw on November 6, 2014

As an infinite universe of information, the internet is a pretty good place to find educational resources. However, with so much content to sift through, it can be extremely time...

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parents, Homework, Blog, parental engagement

How to Engage Challenging Parents with Homework
By Louise Raw on October 2, 2014

Parents lead busy lives and can be hard to reach in the best of times, let alone when it comes to homework. We've shared some top tips on how you can engage the harder to reach parents...

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Technology, parents, Homework, Students, Blog

10 Times Homework Doesn’t Work
By Naimish Gohil on July 21, 2013

 Regardless of the worth of homework, there are certain situations when homework doesn't work at all. As teachers, we know it's important to recognise how homework fits into the...

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Flipped Classroom, teachers, Homework, Students, Blog

A Honest Look at Flipped Learning and What it Means for Education
By Naimish Gohil on July 13, 2013

Flipped learning is fast approaching our schools in the UK, but what are your thoughts on the process? The Washington Post and the New York Times speak of the flipped classroom as the...

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parents, Homework, Students, Blog, parental engagement

Ten Top Tips to Get Parents Involved with Homework
By Naimish Gohil on June 14, 2013

How parents handle helping their children with homework, can reinforce that homework is a positive value and that education is important. It can build a stronger bond between the school...

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Tips & Tricks, Homework, Blog

5 Tips for Setting an Engaging Piece of Homework
By Naimish Gohil on April 30, 2013

Setting homework isn't easy; it has to be engaging & worthwhile. Teachers need to keep a number of things in mind when creating and setting a task at home. How will students complete...

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Homework, Blog, parental engagement

Why it's Important for Parents to Know About Homework
By Naimish Gohil on April 7, 2013

The best way to see your child's progress and understanding is to help them with their homework. The first and most obvious reason why it is helpful for engaging parents with homework is...

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Homework, Blog, parental engagement, conversation

A Homework Conversation Between a Mum & Son
By Naimish Gohil on March 19, 2013

A couple of days ago, I was on the train heading home when I overheard a mother talking to her son... 

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