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Using online independent study projects effectively

Whilst face-to-face teaching has not been possible, schools have taken many different approaches to providing…

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Leading a school during lockdown

Leading in difficult, challenging and unprecedented times – where there is no predictability, no certainty…

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Assessment and feedback in an online context: Self assessment

Moving from the classroom to online learning presents new challenges, including in the assessment and…

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Assessment and feedback in an online context: Peer assessment

Moving from the classroom to online learning presents new challenges, including around assessment and feedback…

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Assessment and feedback in an online context: Hinge questions

Moving from the classroom to online learning presents new challenges, including around assessment and feedback…

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Assessment and feedback in an online context: Feedback

Moving from the classroom to online learning presents new challenges, including around assessment and feedback….

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Online group work/collaboration

Pupils work together in pairs, small groups or as a whole class and co-construct knowledge…

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Assessment in an online context: Checking understanding

Moving from the classroom to online learning presents new challenges, including around assessment and feedback….

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Using online quizzes to check and build understanding

Quizzes and low-stakes assessments are not just good for providing teachers with information about how…

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Supporting student wellbeing

The idea behind ‘Five Ways to Wellbeing’ is that wellbeing can be achieved in different…

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Supporting the home learning environment

Parental engagement with learning at home is a vital part of young people’s educational journeys….

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Teaching mixed-age classes

In small schools across the country, many children are taught in mixed-age classes. It is…