I have moderated writing assessments at Key Stage 2 for at least 7 years – I’ve always jumped at the chance because: a) it’s great for your school to be certain b) it makes sense to keep up with the changes and expectations c) I always enjoy the chance toContinue Reading

I thought I would write this post whilst the launch day of the Chartered Teacher scheme was still fresh on my mind. For those who don’t know, the Chartered College of Teaching was launched last year – with  the aim of giving teachers support, development and a voice. This has,obviously,Continue Reading

As many of you know, I have had the pleasure of working across the country – and currently in Cumbria. Given the chance to bring together more colleagues from the North of England I jumped at it. Please take a look at the group blog below – and sign upContinue Reading

A few tweets doing the round for this – and a few responses (some more tongue in cheek that others…. ) Here’s mine – and forgive me, but it is Primary Teacher aimed! Best way to get to know your children is by teaching them – get straight into yourContinue Reading