Category Archives: Guest Posts

A Primary Teacher Minifesto – a post from @jonnywalker_edu

I tweeted out this recently and was hit with several posts from several people. Thanks to all who contributed – here’s our half-term hitlist for you to read. HALF-TERM HIGHLIGHTS – THURSDAY Here is the original post – thanks to Jonny for … Continue reading

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The secret teacher – a post from @nancygedge

I tweeted out this recently and was hit with several posts from several people. Thanks to all who contributed – here’s our half-term hitlist for you to read. HALF-TERM HIGHLIGHTS – FRIDAY Here is the original post – thanks to Nancy for … Continue reading

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Lowering my expectations – a post from @pwallen1985

I tweeted out this recently and was hit with several posts from several people. Thanks to all who contributed – here’s our half-term hitlist for you to read. HALF-TERM HIGHLIGHTS – SATURDAY Here is the original post – thanks to Paul for … Continue reading

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Studied Poetry – a post from @johncmurphy7

I tweeted out this recently and was hit with several posts from several people. Thanks to all who contributed – here’s our half-term hitlist for you to read. HALF-TERM HIGHLIGHTS – WEDNESDAY Here is the original post – thanks to John for allowing … Continue reading

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No excuses! Post from @stephanootis

  I tweeted out this recently and was hit with several posts from several people. Thanks to all who contributed – here’s our half-term hitlist for you to read. HALF-TERM HIGHLIGHTS – TUESDAY Here is the original post – thanks … Continue reading

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Urgent – what needs doing ASAP | @FarrowMr

I tweeted out this recently and was hit with several posts from several people. Thanks to all who contributed – here’s our half-term hitlist for you to read. HALF-TERM HIGHLIGHTS – MONDAY Here is the original post – thanks to … Continue reading

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Sports Day madness by @skychaserhigh79

Another cracking post from our resident guest-blogging head. Had your sports day or about to? This post is for you… Some statements here scarily realistic. Sports day rules. These are the rules for sports day, how to organise and how … Continue reading

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A Dozen Essential Guidelines for Educators

A Dozen Essential Guidelines for Educators To create the schools our children deserve, it’s probably not necessary to devise specific policies and practices for every occasion.  Rather, these will follow logically from a few core principles that we devise together.  … Continue reading

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Grumpy head rants

Grumpy new head  …Then we recruit the ‘brightest’ trainees, make the starting salary comparable with doctors to encourage the gifted students to consider teaching as a career, rather than the fall back that it has become…  Ok, so perhaps I’m … Continue reading

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GTAUK – An academy hopeful…

Originally posted on Diary of a Distressed Dad:
Here is my one-minute application video for Google Teacher Academy: The Motivatortron Tougher than you imagine. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NEBMLG5LfVY

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