Quickly approaching the end of the academic year and, it has to be said, we are all well and truly exhausted. It takes a little bit longer to get up
by A Steele For the past few years, we’ve known that the gap between boy and girl achievement has, in a number of subjects, been widening. This is
Vocabulary in History – by Ben Tomasik No teacher would disagree that a broad vocabulary is a desirable thing for our students to acquire.
By A Steele Over the last few weeks, the Teaching & Learning team at the academy have been debating exactly what marks a lesson as not just,
By Steph Dudley Education is a challenging, but extremely rewarding, profession. The adventure begins with the studying: endless hours of essays and
By Steph Dudley, Siobhan Copeland and Rhiannon Bedford It is Sunday once again. Saturday feels like a lifetime ago. You decide to sit down at the
As a teaching and learning team, we have chosen the standard of focussing and honing in on ‘Setting the standard.” We are interested in this
Rodgers and Hammerstein got it right when they said, ‘let’s start at the very beginning.’ It is always important to reflect, refresh ideas and re
Boys winning the race to GCSEs? “Why do we have to do this?” “How much do I have to write?” “How many questions do I
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