'In the aftermath of the Durand ruling, we need an open discussion about what purpose Ofsted should serve'
A super reminder about the inadequacy of our school inspection system ... #SLTchat
37 Free Marketing and Social Media Classes to Elevate Your Skills Today
What keeps us happy and healthy?
So MANY Digital Tools for Researchers, you won't know where to start.
9 Simple Apps and Tools for Creating Your Own GIFs in Minutes #edtech
Why did Assessment for Learning fail? #SLTchat
"... attempt to reshape how new teachers are trained to enter schools to avoid the pitfalls of taking extra responsibilities."
25 Email Marketing Apps #edtech
The 5-3-2 rule for social media content #edtech 👍🏻
5-3-2 rule for social media content
Good advice ...
If you’re serious about making an impact in the world, power down your smartphone, close your browser tabs, roll up your sleeves and get to work.
Let’s simplify our schools and get some rigour and pride back into the classroom.
The aim of education is not explicitly “education”, but the promotion of the health and wellbeing of every child.
Today could be the day you change the world with a [Twitter] post. #FOMO
Today could be the day you change the world with a Facebook post.
To solve a big question, you first have to focus on the user you're solving it for.
What potentially happens every time teachers set homework for students? #edchat
Make time for recovery and rejuvenation. #Teacher5ADay
Little academic benefit in childhood for any more than brief sessions of homework until around high school.
Energy, acceleration, height and amplification. These are the hallmarks of great listening.
Growing your audience, so long as you can remain patient, determined, and consistent via @buffer #SocialMedia #Marketing #edchat
The problem with Learning Walks by @beautifullyfra1 #SLTchat
the difference between measuring and developing teacher expertise
You should quit social media because it can hurt your career. A fascinating read ...
On memory ...
neuroscientists believe that “our memories are reconstructed whenever we try to remember something,
Who can argue with this powerful CPD support? Getting Better via @shaun_allison and colleagues.
Can Justine Greening set us free? 5 ways to unleash great teaching! #ukedchat
"There’s shame in admitting you’re in debt".
Advice for wannabe social-media vbloggers ... #edtech
Critical Thinking. Why is it so hard to teach? by @DTWillingham #edchat
The Dunning Kruger effect, where unskilled individuals believe themselves to be more adept than they are.
Deep work is:
And non-replicable (i.e., not easy to copy/outsource)
Shallow work is:
Replicable (i.e., anyone can do it)
The Shanghai Strategy for teaching maths in primary (to rise in OECD table) may drive teachers out of the profession says @peteatkinson83
12 Claims about #Finnish education. #edchat
Research: good listening is seen as a cooperative conversation.
"... writing has been shown to help people communicate highly complex ideas more effectively."
How does your audience decide what it wants to click, share, favorite, and purchase?
How #selfies are impacting on all walks of life.
Is there room for teaching happiness in the Government’s pursuit to push UK schools up the international league tables?
Your boyfriend or girlfriend has committed a felony. Should you or should you not turn him or her into the police?
Your boyfriend or girlfriend has committed a felony, during which other people were badly harmed. Should you or should you not turn him or her into the police?
An important new study re. Homework by @DTWillingham highlights efficacy of 'what is set?' and length of time. #edchat
the art of marriage is really the art of keeping up to date with your partner, of staying on track with your own and each other’s life goals as they emerge ...
Experiencing information overload? #blogging
A hand-picked list of the best sites, tools and communities #edchat #edtech
"... he confronts his reading matter with complete freedom ..."
An email 'auto-delete policy' worth considering ...
We are metaphorically diving all over the penalty area! The Penalty Paradox by @HuntingEnglish #ukedchat
We can do anything, but not everything. The Essentials by @MaryMyatt #SLTchat
Schools are complex places. We can find ourselves too stretched to think, overworked and under-utilised, busy but not productive
Some great Twitter tools here > you'd be a fool to skip past this!
So simple for school leaders to talk about, so hard to achieve. @marymyatt On Trust #SLTchat
1. Create lists.
2. Create more lists.
3. Keep creating lists.