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Sharing Resources

Resources are an absolutely vital part of any classroom. They make learning engaging, fun and accessible for all learners, if planned and prepared properly. What this means however, is...

January 2019 Training

  I always kick off January by delivering INSET. Whilst many people would think that the week directly following the break is quite a tough one, and it’s true that people may be a...

Coping with bad days...

Bad days.

Sailing through your observation

As a Personal Support Tutor I love doing Direct Observations. I love getting into schools and seeing the wonderful practice of my students first hand, watching how they work and the...

December: Let’s be realistic

You’ve nearly made it! We’re nearly at the end of the first term! Doesn’t it feel like 5 minutes since our first day back?

Embedding Growth Mindset...

 What do Thomas Edison, Oprah Winfrey, Sir Richard Branson, J K Rowling and Nelson Mandela have in common?

5 mistakes to avoid when working...

With approximately 1.1 million children with special educational needs being educated in mainstream schools (that’s approximately 10%) it’s important that TAs understand how to support...
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