This section of the website has been created to share ideas / resources from myself and others that I may have found very useful. Although I initially began posting on a wordpress.com website, not being able to embed certain resources has prompted me to start this page instead.
I would really love any feedback and advice from fellow teachers and professionals and would welcome anyone that wanted to collaborate either on this website or other projects. I know this website needs a little revamp in terms of resources for students and it would be a lot easier with an extra hand since time is very hard to come by sometimes
This is my first infographic, Education and Zombies.
A study into the relationship between the improving national results at GCSE level and the worry of businesses that are increasingly finding it harder to employ school leavers due to the low ability of literacy and numeracy levels.
I have made this for you to check out but if you have anything new that you think should be on here let me know and I will add it :-) more »
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I have recently been experimenting with using twitter in various different ways in my classroom. I had at first attempted to set reading tasks to my GCSE students but realised that it was hard to monitor who had done the reading every lesson as I would usually have class discussions with them about the HW.
I have now started to use the idea with my OCR students and have been setting small tasks related to what I am teaching in order for the students develop their knowledge around what the current topic is. more »