New staff joining?

We hope you have been enjoying your Easter break. If you have new staff joining your school after the holidays, have you considered how to ensure they have up to date child protection training?¬† Ofsted expect all staff to have safeguarding training and delivering¬†this can be quite time consuming, especially during this busy period running…

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Schools advised to reintroduce textbooks in order to raise standards in the classroom

Government-backed research has recently revealed that students in England are far less likely to work from textbooks than students in countries gaining the top exam results. Most schools these days rely on photocopied worksheets or information on whiteboards. Textbooks are useful to teachers, parents and students: for teachers, they reduce the workload of having to…

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