The Thinking behind our CPL

When we think about professional learning, our first thoughts might go to all those twilights, courses and INSET days that we’ve attended over the years that didn’t quite work. We’ve all had to sit through hours of training that just hasn’t quite cut it¬†for one reason or another. Ineffective CPL encompasses much of the following: […]

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Effective Modelling

A key component of great teaching is the explicit modelling of processes so that students learn how to adapt and apply their knowledge. Here are five simple strategies that make for high-quality modelling: Model live¬†Unpacking and demonstrating how to solve a problem is common in some subjects, but can be completely absent in others. Modelling […]

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