Don’t let the dust settle…

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. […]

Posted on 19 February 2018
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Spring Term 2!

Our first ever conference takes place this half term at the end of what is looking to be a very busy and exciting few weeks of training and events. […]

Posted on 19 February 2018
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Evidence Fair 25th January 2018

Our Evidence Fair series began last week with a visit from EEF chief Executive Sir Kevan Collins to Blackpool. Evidence Fairs are short twilight sessions designed to kickstart a dialogue around a particular aspect of evidence: our subsequent sessions for this academic year will focus on Feedback, Metacognition and Memory. […]

Posted on 26 January 2018
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Don’t believe the Hype…

As Teachers, we are extremely busy people determined to do the very best we can for students in our charge. We seek and in some cases are bombarded with many types of information, all claiming to be proven by the latest evidence, so how do we make sense of the evidence? […]

Posted on 19 January 2018
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Twenty-third Research School appointed

Highfield Nursery School – in collaboration with Kesgrave and Farlingaye Teaching School Alliance and Springfield Teaching School Alliance – will become the Research School and focal point of evidence-based practice to support the Ipswich Opportunity Area. […]

Posted on 19 January 2018
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IEE funds seven new innovation evaluations aimed at improving pupil achievement

A further seven projects have been awarded Research Schools Network Innovation Evaluation Grants, bringing the total number of innovation evaluation projects currently funded to 16. […]

Posted on 16 January 2018
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