Tag: CPD

ResearchED Blackpool session review: Tom Bennett

4 May 2018

In the latest of our session summaries from #rEDBlackpool, Phil Brown (Assistant Headteacher at St Mary’s Catholic Academy, Blackpool) shares his thoughts on Tom Bennett’s talk on “Creating a Culture”. […]

Author: Phil Brown
Posted on: 4 May 2018
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rED Blackpool session review: Carl Hendrick and Robin Macpherson

25 April 2018

In the second of our researchED Blackpool session reviews, Simon Cox summarises the talk by Carl Hendrick and Robin Macpherson: Bridging the Gap Between Research and Practice. […]

Posted on: 25 April 2018
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researchED Blackpool 2018

28 March 2018

On Saturday 24 March 2018, Blackpool Research School held its first annual conference, working with the team at researchED to put together a packed programme of sessions aimed at teachers, leaders, researchers, and anyone with an interest in education.  This is our first conference as a Research School and it was fantastic to welcome so […]

Posted on: 28 March 2018
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Don’t let the dust settle…

19 February 2018

As a new head of department a number of years ago, I inherited a stock cupboard filled floor to ceiling with folders. Many of these contained records of students long since departed. But a particularly dusty shelf was reserved for folders sent from the then DfEE: the “Framework for teaching mathematics”, Malcolm Swan’s “Standards Unit”, […]

Author: Simon Cox
Posted on: 19 February 2018
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Five Practical Tips For Engaging Teachers In Research Evidence

21 September 2017

Teaching as a profession is becoming more evidence-informed, driven in no small part by the emergence of organisations such as the EEF and the IEE, and through the great work done in engaging the teaching profession through events such as ResearchED. As a Research School, part of our role is to help schools in making […]

Author: Simon Cox (Blackpool Research School lead)
Posted on: 21 September 2017
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