Ross Morrison McGill

Director of @TeacherToolkit; most influential blog on education in UK. Nominated Debrett’s 500 Most Influential People in Britain.

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Ross Morrison McGill

39 days ago

37 Free Marketing and Social Media Classes to Elevate Your Skills Today

37 Free Marketing and Social Media Classes to Elevate Your Skills Today

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Ross Morrison McGill

39 days ago

What keeps us happy and healthy?

What makes a good life? Lessons from the longest study on happiness

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Ross Morrison McGill

100 days ago

So MANY Digital Tools for Researchers, you won't know where to start.

Digital tools for researchers

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Ross Morrison McGill

110 days ago

9 Simple Apps and Tools for Creating Your Own GIFs in Minutes #edtech

The Ultimate Guide to GIFs: How to Create Them, When to Use Them and Why They’re Essential for Every Marketer

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Ross Morrison McGill

170 days ago

Why did Assessment for Learning fail? #SLTchat

Why did Assessment for Learning fail?

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Ross Morrison McGill

204 days ago

"... attempt to reshape how new teachers are trained to enter schools to avoid the pitfalls of taking extra responsibilities."

Harvard's New Approach to America's Teacher Deficit

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Ross Morrison McGill

204 days ago

25 Email Marketing Apps #edtech

The 25 Best Email Marketing and Newsletter Apps

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Ross Morrison McGill

206 days ago

The 5-3-2 rule for social media content #edtech 👍🏻

5-3-2 rule for social media content

The 5-3-2 rule for social media content

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Ross Morrison McGill

206 days ago

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.

Quit Social Media. Your Career May Depend on It.

nytimes.com

Ross Morrison McGill

282 days ago

Let’s simplify our schools and get some rigour and pride back into the classroom.

What has gone wrong with our schools? We need to get back to basics and start again

telegraph.co.uk

Ross Morrison McGill

332 days ago

The aim of education is not explicitly “education”, but the promotion of the health and wellbeing of every child.

No grammar schools, lots of play: the secrets of Europe’s top education system

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Ross Morrison McGill

332 days ago

Today could be the day you change the world with a [Twitter] post. #FOMO

This Is Your Life in Social Media

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Ross Morrison McGill

332 days ago

Today could be the day you change the world with a Facebook post.

This Is Your Life in Social Media

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Ross Morrison McGill

338 days ago

To solve a big question, you first have to focus on the user you're solving it for.

How To Brainstorm Like A Googler

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Ross Morrison McGill

339 days ago

What potentially happens every time teachers set homework for students? #edchat

It’s time to treat homework like any other lesson

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Ross Morrison McGill

340 days ago

Make time for recovery and rejuvenation. #Teacher5ADay

30 Behaviors That Will Make You Unstoppable

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Ross Morrison McGill

350 days ago

Little academic benefit in childhood for any more than brief sessions of homework until around high school.

OPINION: How Finland broke every rule — and created a top school system

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Ross Morrison McGill

350 days ago

Energy, acceleration, height and amplification. These are the hallmarks of great listening.

What Great Listeners Actually Do

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Ross Morrison McGill

356 days ago

Growing your audience, so long as you can remain patient, determined, and consistent via @buffer #SocialMedia #Marketing #edchat

6 Science-Backed Strategies to Get More Followers on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and More

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Ross Morrison McGill

356 days ago

The problem with Learning Walks by @beautifullyfra1 #SLTchat

the difference between measuring and developing teacher expertise

When teaching meets leading – the problem with learning walks.

beautifullyfractured.co.uk

Ross Morrison McGill

362 days ago

You should quit social media because it can hurt your career. A fascinating read ...

Quit Social Media. Your Career May Depend on It.

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Ross Morrison McGill

366 days ago

On memory ...

neuroscientists believe that “our memories are reconstructed whenever we try to remember something,

Memory Lane Has a Three-Way Fork

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Ross Morrison McGill

366 days ago

Who can argue with this powerful CPD support? Getting Better via @shaun_allison and colleagues.

Getting that little bit better – supporting teachers with personalised CPD

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Ross Morrison McGill

366 days ago

An interview with @BeckyFrancis7 ...

Q&A with Professor Becky Francis, Director of the UCL IOE

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Ross Morrison McGill

375 days ago

Can Justine Greening set us free? 5 ways to unleash great teaching! #ukedchat

Five ways to unleash great teaching

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Ross Morrison McGill

375 days ago

"There’s shame in admitting you’re in debt".

Advice for wannabe social-media vbloggers ... #edtech

Get Rich or Die Vlogging: The Sad Economics of Internet Fame

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Ross Morrison McGill

379 days ago

Critical Thinking. Why is it so hard to teach? by @DTWillingham #edchat

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Ross Morrison McGill

379 days ago

The Dunning Kruger effect, where unskilled individuals believe themselves to be more adept than they are.

Get Rich or Die Vlogging: The Sad Economics of Internet Fame

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Ross Morrison McGill

380 days ago

Deep work is:
Rare
High value
And non-replicable (i.e., not easy to copy/outsource)

Shallow work is:
Common
Low value
Replicable (i.e., anyone can do it)

30 Behaviors That Will Make You Unstoppable

medium.com

Ross Morrison McGill

380 days ago

The Shanghai Strategy for teaching maths in primary (to rise in OECD table) may drive teachers out of the profession says @peteatkinson83

How exactly will we do it the Shanghai Way? – The Atkinson Chronicles

theatkinsonchronicles.wordpress.com

Ross Morrison McGill

380 days ago

12 Claims about #Finnish education. #edchat

The truth about Finnish schools

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Ross Morrison McGill

400 days ago

Research: good listening is seen as a cooperative conversation.

What Great Listeners Actually Do

hbr.org

Ross Morrison McGill

400 days ago

"... writing has been shown to help people communicate highly complex ideas more effectively."

The Psychological Benefits of Writing Regularly

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Ross Morrison McGill

400 days ago

How does your audience decide what it wants to click, share, favorite, and purchase?

15 Psychological Studies That Will Boost Your Social Media Marketing

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Ross Morrison McGill

400 days ago

How #selfies are impacting on all walks of life.

Crowd turns its back on Hillary Clinton as photo captures the age of the selfie 

telegraph.co.uk

Ross Morrison McGill

406 days ago

Is there room for teaching happiness in the Government’s pursuit to push UK schools up the international league tables?

10 ways to ensure that happiness is a priority in schools

teachingandlearninggroup.com

Ross Morrison McGill

413 days ago

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?

Students' Broken Moral Compasses

theatlantic.com

Ross Morrison McGill

422 days ago

An important new study re. Homework by @DTWillingham highlights efficacy of 'what is set?' and length of time. #edchat

Daniel Willingham: Science and Education Blog

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Ross Morrison McGill

429 days ago

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 ...

The Power of a Weekly Marriage Meeting

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Ross Morrison McGill

430 days ago

Experiencing information overload? #blogging

The 50 Best Blog Sites for New Bloggers to Follow in 2016

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Ross Morrison McGill

434 days ago

A hand-picked list of the best sites, tools and communities #edchat #edtech

43 websites the world uses to learn

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Ross Morrison McGill

434 days ago

"... he confronts his reading matter with complete freedom ..."

Hermann Hesse on the Three Types of Readers and Why the Most Transcendent Form of Reading Is Non-reading

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Ross Morrison McGill

442 days ago

An email 'auto-delete policy' worth considering ...

Should holiday email be deleted?

bbc.co.uk

Ross Morrison McGill

456 days ago

We are metaphorically diving all over the penalty area! The Penalty Paradox by @HuntingEnglish #ukedchat

The Penalty Paradox

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Ross Morrison McGill

456 days ago

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

The Essentials

marymyatt.com

Ross Morrison McGill

458 days ago

Some great Twitter tools here > you'd be a fool to skip past this!

The Big List of Twitter Tools: 93 Free Twitter Tools and Apps to Fit Any Need

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Ross Morrison McGill

458 days ago

So simple for school leaders to talk about, so hard to achieve. @marymyatt On Trust #SLTchat

On Trust

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Ross Morrison McGill

470 days ago

1. Create lists.
2. Create more lists.
3. Keep creating lists.

These 6 Types of Content Will Boost Your Traffic and Engagement. Here’s How to Do Them Right

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Ross Morrison McGill

470 days ago

An interesting read ...

Why I'm A Racist

huffingtonpost.com

Ross Morrison McGill

470 days ago

Some useful tips for everyone.

How to Take a Social Media Vacation: The Complete Guide to Pausing, Leaving, or Taking a Break From Social Media

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