Day: February 8, 2012

BELONG - RESPECT - ASPIRE - ACHIEVE

(Un)Satisfactory Teaching or Inconsistent?

In the wake of the RSA report (Un)Satisfactory? Enhancing Life Chances by Improving ‘Satisfactory’ Schools Sir Michael Wilshaw, said he wants to send a message that “satisfactory” is now unsatisfactory and that more schools should be pushing for the higher rating of “good”. In terms of school improvement, the report highlighted that: Schools are more…
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8 Feb ’12 0

Why IF is important

Yesterday the DfE press release informed us of a ‘New national reading competition to create a generation of book lovers.‘ A competition open to all seven- to 12-year-olds at schools in England. It will launch in the autumn. Hmmm? I am interested in hearing how reading becomes a competition? Is reading best served as a competition?…
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8 Feb ’12 0

Triptico ‘Think Link Plus’

David Riley has got the bit between his teeth on this Triptico app. Having made some suggestions on Monday, I received a couple of late evening emails early morning emails with a few updates. These updates are not yet live on at http://www.triptico.co.uk/hex.html but will be soon. We still need your ideas and feebback.


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