Monthly Archives: October 2015

This much I know about…learning your times tables

I have been a teacher for 27 years, a Headteacher for 12 years and, at the age of 51, this much I know about learning your times tables. I feel a little less like a dinosaur this morning. Here’s why. I … Continue reading

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This much I know about…how Appraisal can help improve the quality of teaching in schools!?

I have been a teacher for 27 years, a Headteacher for 12 years and, at the age of 51, this much I know about how Appraisal can help improve the quality of teaching in schools!? The belief that there are … Continue reading

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This much I know about…coping with the university drop-off

I have been a teacher for 27 years, a Headteacher for 12 years and, at the age of 51, this much I know about coping with the university drop-off. We’ve just got back from dropping Joe off at university. At … Continue reading

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